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Gay-marriage opponents stall hearing

Religious conservatives are using delaying tactics to slow work on the bill for marriage equality

By Derrick DePledge

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 05, 2013

~~<p>Garret Hashimoto of the Hawaii Christian Coalition dubbed it another &quot;People's Filibuster.&quot;</p>
<p>Thousands of religious conservatives, taking full advantage of the state House's commitment to hear from everyone on gay marriage, have deliberately sought to prolong a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee and the House Finance Committee.</p>
~~

Garret Hashimoto of the Hawaii Christian Coalition dubbed it another "People's Filibuster."

Thousands of religious conservatives, taking full advantage of the state House's commitment to hear from everyone on gay marriage, have deliberately sought to prolong a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee and the House Finance Committee. Login for more...



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