Pelosi: In California, We Take Pride in Marriage Equality

Jun 28, 2013
Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals immediately lifted its stay on same-sex marriages in California:

“What has been a momentous week for Californians, and indeed all Americans, continues. As we celebrate Pride in San Francisco, we are filled with joy as marriages resume in our state and we continue to savor the historic wins this week for all LGBT Americans and their families. Our fight continues – as we keep working to ensure the fair treatment of LGBT couples wherever they live in our country and ensure that justice is done for every American, no matter who they love.”