Since the first marriage lawsuit for same-sex couples in 1971, the ACLU has been at the forefront of both legal and public education efforts to secure marriage for same-sex couples and win legal recognition for LGBT relationships.
"FRC is the leading voice for the family in our nation's halls of power. FRC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose vision is a culture in which human life is valued, families flourish and religious liberty thrives."
"Founded in 1973, The Heritage Foundation is a research and educational institution—a think tank—whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense."
"Founded in 1980, HRC advocates on behalf of LGBT Americans, mobilizes grassroots actions in diverse communities, invests strategically to elect fair-minded individuals to office and educates the public about LGBT issues."
This is a national non-profit organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, and transgender individuals. Issues links to the Marriage Project including history and facts, a law library with court cases, complaints, and legislation, and a media library with news releases and media coverage