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A showdown is expected at the Massachusetts Statehouse Tuesday as it's the last chance for gay-marriage opponents to put the issue to the voters as a ballot question.
Said Arline Isaacson of the Gay and Lesbian Political Caucus: "Civil rights should never go to the popular vote. That's fundamentally un-American to allow the masses to determine who gets treated equally under the law and who doesn't by a popularity contest."baywindows.com is
blogging the Consitutional Convention/vote already and throughout the day.