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      Your Tweets: Governor Dayton Signs Marriage Equality Bill

      Posted on May 15, 2013 at 11:07 AM

      Yesterday, thousands of Minnesotans joined the Governor Dayton at the State Capitol as he signed the Freedom to Marry bill. We gathered some of our favorite tweets from the day to share on our blog. Thank you to everyone who joined the Governor and legislators yesterday at the Capitol and on Twitter on this historic day! Follow Governor Dayton on Twitter and Facebook for the latest news.

      Governor Dayton signs the Freedom to Marry bill in Minnesota

      Via @MeaganNelson_

      "What a day for Minnesota," says #mDayton

      Via @Stribbrooks

      "Last wk suggested legislators read JFK's Profiles in Courage. Instead, you wrote it's latest chapter"

      Via @mlahammer

      A great guy with a great sign while you were signing #MarriageEquality into LAW!

      Via @MaritimeMinn

      @kare11 shows an impressive crowd to witness @GovMarkDayton sign history!

      Via @ChristopherOkey

      It certainly does. "Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness certainly include the right to marry the person you love." - Governor Dayton

      Via @CaitlinJago

      Photo of crowd in front of capitol

      Via @JuveMeza

      Pens to sign #mnmarriage bill by @GovMarkDayton

      Via @GlenStubbe

      Boy holds american flag in crowd at the MN Capitol

      Via @ohheyphil

      "It's a huge day for our family, we are finally equal," said Kyle Hanson as he danced with his husband and 2 kids.

      Via @bengarvin

      And then the 35W bridge became a rainbow. #equality #mnmarriage #thankyou @GovMarkDayton @ScottDibble

      Via @mplsgal28

      @GovMarkDayton on MN legalizing same-sex marriage: We pride ourselves in leading the way, I hope other states will follow. #lastword

      Via @TheLastWord