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Amendment 2 supporters rally in Tampa listen

04/17/08 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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This afternoon a group supporting the amendment that would define marriage as the union between one man and one woman in Florida’s Constitution held a press conference to announce their new name, strategy and website. It was one of several similar coordinated events around the state to promote Amendment 2, which will be on this November’s ballot.

Terry Kemple, president and founder of the Community Issues Council, announced the new slogan and website for the campaign to enshrine a ban...

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Gay couples demand freedom to marry listen

02/14/08 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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Today, on Valentine's Day, a group of same-sex couples in long-term committed relationships attempted to file for marriage licenses at the Hillsborough County Clerk’s office.

Instead, they held a religious marriage ceremony across the street at Joe Chillura Park.

Florida law denies same-sex couples the freedom to marry. But everyone deserves a right to marriage, according to tje Rev. Phyllis Hunt, senior pastor of Metropolitan Community Church in Tampa.

This November, an amendment...

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