Saturday, January 21, 2012

U.S. Conference of Mayors

Mayor Michael Bloomberg of New York

by contributor Neshan H. Naltchayan

Freedom to Marry, the campaign to win marriage nationwide, launched Mayors for the Freedom to Marry at a press conference during the U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting in Washington, D.C. 

The broad-based coalition of mayors included Rahm Emanuel of Chicago and was chaired by mayors Jerry Sanders of San Diego, Thomas Menino of Boston, Michael Bloomberg of New York, Annise Parker of Houston, and U.S. Conference of Mayors President Antonio Villaraigosa of Los Angeles.

Mayor Annise Parker of Houston

Mayor Vincent Gray of the District of Columbia 
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa of Los Angeles