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Same-sex marriage supporters, foes stake out ground at state fair
Minnesota Public Radio • Aug 27, 2011
The Minnesota State Fair always features a buffet of politics, and this year fairgoers have a new issue to chew on: a constitutional vote on marriage.
Voters will decide in November of 2012 whether Minnesota should add a constitutional amendment that would prohibit same-sex marriage.
There's still one more state fair before the 2012 elections, but proponents and opponents of the amendment are both preparing to battle for votes -- and the fairgrounds is the site of an early skirmish.
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