Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Morning Sweep

Daily Politics writes more on “Sex and the City” star Cynthia Nixon’s trip to Albany today to lobby Senators on marriage equality.

Newsday interviews local same-sex couples active in the fight for marriage equality.

An exhibit on gay rights at the New York Public Library commemorates the 40th anniversary of Stonewall and will be on display throughout June.

Former VP Dick Cheney has come out in support of same-sex marriage. Cheney, who has a lesbian daughter, said yesterday that he thinks marriage should be decided on a state-by-state basis.

Obama issued a Pride Month statement yesterday including a “call upon the LGBT community, the Congress, and the American people to work together to promote equal rights for all, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.”

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