Maine Passes Gay Marriage In Historic 'Question 1' Vote | HuffPost - Results maine gay marriage vote
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Same-sex marriage has been legally recognized in the U.S. state of Maine since December 29, A bill for the legalization of such marriages was approved by voters, percent, on November 6, , as Maine, Maryland and Washington became the first U.S. states to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote. Election results were certified by the Maine Secretary of State'. Maine Question 1 was a voter referendum on an initiated state statute that occurred November 1 Background; 2 Ballot question; 3 Campaign; 4 Polling; 5 Results; 6 See also Stacey Fitts of Pittsfield, had voted against the same-sex marriage law passed by the previous Legislature but stated that he has now.