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Statement from Council Vice Chair Joe McDermott on the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Marriage Equality

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Metropolitan King County Council Vice Chair Joe McDermott released this statement upon the Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage equality.

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Metropolitan King County Council Vice Chair Joe McDermott released this statement upon the Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage equality:

“I’m thrilled to join the jubilation across our country for today’s decision. From today forward, couples across the nation will be able to marry legally and be recognized as a family in the eyes of the law, just like Washington families, including myself and my husband Michael. Today, there is more love in the world, and that is a good thing!”

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