SAN ANTONIO - A federal judge in San Antonio on Wednesday ruled that the ban on gay marriage in Texas is unconstitutional.
Governor - No Endorsement
SDSA members approved a motion that SDSA "refrain from endorsing a candidate for Governor in the 2014 Texas Democratic Party primary election, but extend best wishes to both candidates in this race and pledge to support the nominee of the party in the general election in November."
Lieutenant Governor - Leticia Van De Putte
Attorney General - Sam Houston
Comptroller of Public Accounts - Mike Collier
Commissioner of the General Land Office - John F. Cook
Commissioner of Agriculture - Hugh Asa Fitzsimons III
Railroad Commissioner - Steve Brown
Chief Justice, Texas Supreme Court - William Moody
Justice, Texas Supreme Court, Place 6 - No Endorsement
Justice, Texas Supreme Court, Place 7 - Gina Benavides
Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 3 - John Granberg
Member, State Board of Education, District 3 - Marisa B. Perez
19 Dec 2013 - The New Mexico Supreme Court said Thursday that same-sex couples are allowed the “rights, protections and responsibilities that derive from civil marriage” already afforded to other couples under the state Constitution.
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20 Dec 2013 - A federal judge in Utah on Friday struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, saying the U.S. Constitution offers the same equal protection and due process rights to same-sex individuals to marry the person of their choice that it gives heterosexual individuals.