Stand for Marriage Maine

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Stand for Marriage Maine is the official organization sponsoring Maine Same-Sex Marriage People's Veto (2009). Their official website was launched August 27, 2009.[1]

2009 campaign

See also: Maine Same-Sex Marriage People's Veto, Question 1 (2009)

"There's a million other things we'd rather be doing but we believe this is a fight worth fighting. The Legislature and Governor Baldacci did a disservice to the people of Maine, and the people deserve to know what this law is all about. We're fighting for a good cause," said Stand for Marriage Maine communications director Scott Fish.[2]

Sponsors


Yes on One ad, 9-15-09

Individual groups that support placing the measure on the ballot include, according to Stand for Marriage Maine:[3]

  • Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland
  • Maine Jeremiah Project
  • National Organization for Marriage
  • Maine Marriage Initiative
  • Daughters of Isabella
  • Knights of Columbus
  • Concerned Women of America, Maine Chapter
  • Maine Coalition of Concerned Families
  • Eagle Forum
  • Family Watch International
  • Marriage4 Maine

Contact information

Phone: 207-846-9052
E-mail: info@standformarriagemaine.com

See also

External links

Additional reading

References

  1. Bangor Daily News,"Stand for Marriage launches Web site," August 28, 2009
  2. Seacoastonline.com,"Marriage campaigns heated," September 27, 2009
  3. Stand for Marriage Maine,"Who We Are," retrieved September 1, 2009