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Arnold Schwarzenegger Says ‘Yes’ to Harvey Milk Day. And Gay Married Couples?

California Budget

He had until midnight, and with 700 other bills on his desk, California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger had us thinking he was going to repeat history and kill a chance at creating the statewide holiday Harvey Milk Day.

He didn’t: Schwarzenegger signed.

But that’s not all he John Hackcock’d. He also signed a bill specifically outlining that any same-sex couple that married before Prop 8 went into effect would have their marriage legally recognized in the state.