Nevada's wedding blues - is gay marr...

Nevada's wedding blues - is gay marriage ban harming us economically?

There are 3 comments on the blogs.rgj.com story from May 31, 2012, titled Nevada's wedding blues - is gay marriage ban harming us economically?. In it, blogs.rgj.com reports that:

Actions by Nevada voters in 2000 and 2002 are costing the state tourism dollars now and may for decades to come.

The stateís constitutional ban on marriage by same-sex couples may also cost Nevada its reputation as the marriage capital of the world.

Itís possible that Nevadaís voters find same-sex marriage a bigger threat than a faltering tourism industry, but if we prefer to strengthen our tourist trade, then time is running short.

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“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#1 Jun 1, 2012
It is hurting us economically, but they won't ever see this. The bigots don't care about anything but their own hatred and lies, even when they could generate a ton of cash flow just by allowing one more minor change to a law that has been changed so many times in the past. Sad.
Disgusted American

Philadelphia, PA

#2 Jun 1, 2012
well I refuse to go to Nevada.....interesting how total hetero strangers can marry,divorce,marry, divorce, marry, divorce...etc etc etc...and there's even a Prostitute RAnch or 2.....but somehow gays marrying affects whom?????? F - Nevada!
Disgusted American

Philadelphia, PA

#3 Jun 1, 2012
....gays/lesbians ARE smartning up too - spending thier money where They are WELCOMED......again , F-Nevada!

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