Gay rights http://peoriapublicradio.org en Indiana must recognize first same-sex marriage http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/indiana-must-recognize-first-same-sex-marriage <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A federal appeals court has ruled that the State of Indiana must recognize the marriage of the state’s first same-sex couple.&nbsp;</span></p><div> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 23:03:12 +0000 Michael Puente 25794 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Indiana must recognize first same-sex marriage Some gay rights groups criticizing Rauner http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/some-gay-rights-groups-criticizing-rauner <div>As dozens of county clerk offices across Illinois begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, some&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">gay rights groups are criticizing the Republican candidate for Illinois governor Monday.</span></div><div> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 17:32:59 +0000 Tony Arnold 24260 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Some gay rights groups criticizing Rauner Gay rights groups weighing in on immigration reform http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/gay-rights-groups-weighing-immigration-reform <p></p><div>Some Illinois gay rights groups are now applying their own political pressure in the fight to overhaul the nation’s immigration system. IPR’S Alex Keefe reports.</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bi-partisan cooperation was the order of the day as Chicago Congressman Luis Gutierrez and Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan plugged their immigration reform ideas at a downtown luncheon on Monday.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 11:56:36 +0000 Denise Molina 4492 at http://peoriapublicradio.org