New & Noteworthy:

Antonio Villaraigosa

Archives | Mentions:

Page 1 of 11

PHOTOS: L.A. mayor officiates wedding of co-plaintiffs in Calif. gay marriage case

Friday, June 28, 2013
Zarillo-5
LOS ANGELES -- For the first time in over four years, a same-sex couple has tied the knot in Los Angeles. Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo, two plaintiffs who successfully challenged Proposition 8 before the Supreme Court, were married Friday evening by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa at City Hall. [...]

Filed under: , , , , ,

Nearly 300 U.S. mayors join campaign to advocate for marriage equality

Sunday, January 20, 2013
Mayors for the Freedom to MarryPhoto by Michael Key, Washington Blade
Mayors from across the country on Friday attended a reception during the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ annual D.C. meeting to commemorate the first anniversary of a campaign that features city executives who support marriage rights for same-sex couples. Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, lesbian Houston Mayor [...]

Filed under: , , , , , , , ,

Los Angeles mayor Villaraigosa joins campaign for marriage equality

Thursday, June 14, 2012
Antonio-Villaraigosa-HRC-061412
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is an "American for Marriage Equality." The mayor of the nation's second most populous city, said in a video released by the HRC on Thursday, that "gays and lesbians should be afforded the same fundamental rights as all Americans, to love whomever they choose, [...]

Filed under: , , , ,

More than 80 U.S. mayors pledge support for marriage equality (Video)

Friday, January 20, 2012
mayors
WASHINGTON -- "Freedom to Marry," a New York-based marriage equality advocacy organization, on Friday announced a bipartisan coalition of more than 80 mayors from across the U.S. who have publicly stated their support for marriage equality for LGBT citizens, and their intention to work toward that goal. [...]

Filed under: , , , , , , , ,

Page 1 of 11