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posted Friday, January 1, 2010 - Volume 38 Issue 01

Gay Marriage to Get Vote in NJ
BRIAN THOMPSON
New York

There will in fact be a vote on gay marriage in the lame duck session of the New Jersey state legislature on Thursday, NBCNewYork.com has learned.

'We're gonna post the bill and see what happens,' Senate President Dick Codey told us.

Codey, and even sponsors of same sex marriage legislation are skeptical if there are enough votes to pass in the State Senate.

For days now, Codey has been weighing whether or not to allow a vote in the waning days of this session, which ends next Monday.

"The members for the most part said go ahead and post it," Codey explained in coming to his decision, while acknowledging there was a minority of his fellow democrats who urged him not to bring it to a vote.

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http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/politics/Gay-Marriage-to-Get-Vote-in-NJ-80720262.html


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