Statement of DPNM Chairman Sam Bregman Regarding the Decision of Doña Ana County Clerk Ellins to Issue Same-Gender Marriage Licenses

Sam Bregman, Chairman of the Democratic Party of New Mexico, has issued the following statement, regarding the decision of Doña Ana County Clerk Lynn Ellins to issue same-gender marriage licenses:

sam_bregman_028“Today is a great day for equality in New Mexico. Doña Ana County Clerk Lynn Ellins, a great Democrat, made history and helped ensure that marriage equality will move forward throughout New Mexico,” stated DPNM Chairman Sam Bregman.

“This is the most urgent Civil Rights issue of our time. The Democratic Party of New Mexico (DPNM) is committed to ensuring that same-sex couples enjoy all liberties that each American is entitled to.”