Representative Blumenauer Celebrates Supreme Court Decision on Marriage Equality

June 26, 2015
Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Representative Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) celebrated the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on Obergefell v. Hodges, ruling marriage a Constitutional right for all Americans. Representative Blumenauer released the following statement:

“Today the Supreme Court stands on the right side of history, extending marriage rights to same-sex couples in all 50 states. Although the fight for equal rights for the LGBTQ community is far from over, today’s decision is a critical milestone in helping secure freedoms to which all Americans are entitled, regardless of who they love. Positive changes for equal rights will take place across America because of today’s action.”