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Gay marriage supporters sing "America" Monday. May 13, 2013, before a Senate vote to make same-sex marriage legal. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis

Gay marriage issue split south Washington County lawmakers

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Gay marriage split south Washington County's legislators just as it divided area residents.

In historic votes to make Minnesota the 12th state to legalize same-sex marriage, Cottage Grove area lawmakers split -- and both sides cited constituents' support for their decision.


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Scott Wente
Scott Wente has been editor at the South Washington County Bulletin since 2011. He worked as a reporter at other Forum Communications newspapers from 2003 to 2011. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
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