The Paisano

Legislation proposed that would legalize same- sex marriage in Texas

February 26, 2013

On Feb. 14, State Rep. Lon Burnam (D-Fort Worth) caught the attention of the Texas lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQI) community when he filed HB 1300, a same-sex marriage bill.Nine states—Connecticut, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Vermont and Washington a...