Tag Archives: Love Honor Cherish

Prop 8 Ballot Repeal Campaign Dies

Love Honor Cherish has given up their campaign to place a repeal of Prop 8 on the November ballot. Via press release: Although we have had success so far — our wonderful volunteers, significant donor commitments, our campaign office, and support from numerous leaders and organizations around the state — collecting the 807,615 valid signatures required will likely not happen ...

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California LGBT Rights Group Approved To Gather Prop 8 Repeal Signatures

California LGBT rights group Love Honor Cherish has been approved to begin gathering signatures to place a repeal of Prop 8 on the 2012 ballot. They now have until May 14 to collect 807,615 voter signatures. Love Honor Cherish submitted the proposed initiative in October after Equality California, the state’s largest gay rights group, said it was not prepared to ...

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Prop 8 Repeal Fight May Go Forward

As Equality California is mired by internal turmoil and the loss of its second executive director in several months, another LGBT rights group says they are moving forward with plans to place a repeal of Proposition 8 on California’s 2012 ballot. Rex Wockner reports: Love Honor Cherish will submit language to the California attorney general by Friday for a ballot ...

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Courage Campaign Pulls Out Of 2010 Proposition 8 Repeal Effort

The Courage Campaign today announced their withdrawal from the campaign to place a repeal of California’s Proposition 8 on the 2010 ballot. Most major LGBT and progressive groups have opposed a 2010 effort, preferring to wait until 2012. Via press release: “For months, we have laid out the criteria for moving forward. Like the Obama Campaign, we understand that we ...

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California Petition Drive Launched For 2010 Proposition 8 Repeal

Love Honor Cherish has launched an internet drive to gather one million petition signatures in California to place the repeal of Proposition 8 on the 2010 ballot. The signature-gathering drive will use social networking tools such as Facebook and Twitter, organizers said in a statement. “We’re taking names,” said John Henning, who is heading the SignForEquality.com effort launched to collect ...

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Prop 8 Repeal Coalition Submits Ballot Language For 2010

The coalition of California groups working for a repeal of Prop 8 in 2010 has filed the language to appear on the ballot, should their petition drive be successful. “Starting today, there is new hope for committed gay and lesbian couples who want to get married,” said John Henning, Executive Director of Love Honor Cherish, a grassroots group that is ...

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