Friday, June 26, 2015
Nixon will take action to implement SCOTUS ruling throughout Missouri
Gov. Jay Nixon today issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges.
“Today’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges is a major victory for equality and an important step toward a fairer and more just society for all Americans,” Gov. Nixon said. “No one should be discriminated against because of who they are or who they love. In the coming days, I will be taking all necessary and appropriate actions to ensure this decision is implemented throughout the state of Missouri.”