Rhode Island state Sen. Maryellen Goodwin, D-Providence, voices her support for a same-sex marriage bill on the floor of the Senate Chamber at the Statehouse, in Providence, R.I., Wedne

 

              Rhode Island state Sen. Maryellen Goodwin, D-Providence, voices her support for a same-sex marriage bill on the floor of the Senate Chamber at the Statehouse, in Providence, R.I., Wedne
Rhode Island state Sen. Maryellen Goodwin, D-Providence, voices her support for a same-sex marriage bill on the floor of the Senate Chamber at the Statehouse, in Providence, R.I., Wednesday, April 24, 2013. The legislation passed with a vote of 26-12. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)