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John Waters Wants Maryland “To Be The First State That Wins” Marriage-Equality Vote

I want to be the state that wins, finally. I want to be the first one to win. We’re going to win this election.”

Baltimore-bred filmmaker John Waters, on his belief that Marylanders will vote on the side of equality when a same-sex-marriage amendment comes before them in November—at a Equality Maryland fundraiser in New York City. Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley and The Good Wife actor Josh Charles were also speakers.

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3 Comments

  • KirkR

    Maryland residents are the most affluent of any state and among top 3 most educated. Even with a strong religious megachurch block in Prince George, marriage equality will be upheld. Maryland will be the first!

  • Scooteroo

    @KirkR: Well let’s hope it ties with Maine for first place, as Washington finishes second/third (due to time zone differences).

  • brent

    @KirkR: Maine and Washington maybe. But Maryland, no way let’s hope i’m wrong but i do not believe Maryland with nearly 30% african-americans will pass gay marrige. They will knock it down big time that’s my prediction.

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