Ninth Circuit not to rehear en banc (in front of an eleven-judge panel) the landmark case that found California’s Proposition 8 unconstitutional earlier this year.
News: Marriage Equality
In a 3-0 ruling, the First Circuit Court of Appeals found the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional. Sign here to support the freedom to marry.
Our field team is excited to continue this work and share our stories of love and commitment with Oregonians all across the state as we build a majority for marriage equality in Oregon.
Basic Rights Oregon is building a majority for marriage, talking to our friends and neighbors about why marriage matters. That’s why we’re traveling all across the state this spring to connect with community leaders and set a course for the road ahead.
We’re honored to have many people of faith active in our campaign for the freedom to marry in Oregon. This week, we’d like to introduce you to Rev. Tara Wilkins, Executive Director of the Community of Welcoming Congregations.
With summer just around the corner, it’s time to start planning your house party for marriage equality! Help raise money for Basic Rights Oregon while mingling with friends, family and neighbors.
The Lead Organizer will build support in Oregon for civil marriage for committed gay and lesbian couples by growing an intensive and large-scale grassroots field program and developing volunteer leadership.
Basic Rights Oregon is excited to partner with the Q Center on this great event that will bring together all official candidates for Mayor of Portland. This is your chance to mingle with the candidates while helping us build political power for LBGT Oregonians.