House Speaker Mark Ferrandino, D-Denver, and House Minority leader Mark Waller, R-Colorado Springs, talk during debate on the Civil Unions Bill in the House Chamber at the Capitol on

 

              House Speaker Mark Ferrandino, D-Denver, and  House Minority leader Mark Waller, R-Colorado Springs, talk during debate  on the Civil Unions Bill in the House Chamber at the Capitol on
House Speaker Mark Ferrandino, D-Denver, and House Minority leader Mark Waller, R-Colorado Springs, talk during debate on the Civil Unions Bill in the House Chamber at the Capitol on Monday, March 11, 2013. The proposal got initial approval with a voice vote in the Democratic-controlled House on Monday. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)