"The GOP's New York leadership in both the state senate and assembly are going to allow Republican legislators to make "conscience votes" on Gov. David Paterson's marriage-equality bill rather than pressuring party members to vote against it, giving the legislation a much stronger likelihood of picking up Republican votes in both chambers."a conscience vote allows legislators to vote according to their own personal conscience rather than according to an official line set down by their political party.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009
more good news for marriage in new york:
posted at 4:22 AM