Marriage Opportunity: The Moment for National Action

A Statement from the Marriage Opportunity Council

Make marriage achievable for all who seek it.

At this moment in our country's history, reducing legal, social, and economic barriers to marriage has become something America must do. It is also something the country can do—together, in a way that has not been possible before.

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Founding Signatories/Members of the Marriage Opportunity Council

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Read the article, Can Gay Wedlock Break Political Deadlock?

In the News

"Homeward Bound" Addresses the End of Life
Donnette Beckett, Herald & Review, 4/3/2017

Ziettlow Sees Work Get Published
Thomas Schreiber, Le Mars (IL) Daily Sentinel, 3/28/2017

Campaign Designed to Encourage Marriage, Reduce Divorce Rates
Cleveland Daily Banner, 2/4/2017

Marriage Is Worth Celebrating
Roger Rollins, Aiken Standard, 1/14/2017

Letter: 12 Years of Promoting Healthy, Sustainable Relationships
Amy M. Gilford, Carroll County Times (Westminster, MD), 12/19/2016


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