Referendum 74 Approved

Referendum 74 Petitions

Referendum 74 Petitions

Referendum 74, which legalizes gay marriage, is officially approved by Washington voters and the opposition has conceded.

Preserve Marriage Washington issued a statement today saying that while they're disappointed with the results, they will quote, "continue to educate citizens that real marriage is the union of one man and one woman."

Gay marriage will become legal in Washington on December 6th, with marriages starting as soon as December 9th.