Eleven States Vote to Ban Same-Sex Marriage

The issue of gay marriage cropped up on many state ballots. Eleven states considered constitutional amendments to ban same-sex marriage and all 11 passed. Even in states where the vote was closest — Michigan, Ohio and Oregon — the measures still passed by 15-25 points. Hear NPR's Tovia Smith.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: