Gay Marriage in Florida, Interview with That Wedding Lady

Allison Griner, freelance journalist recently interviewed me covering the first day of gay marriage in Florida.

Florida legalizes same-sex marriage, but controversy remains from Allison Griner on Vimeo.

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Allison Griner
Freelance Journalist
Phone: 904-955-8916
Twitter: @alligriner

WXJT Discusses Economic Impact of Gay Marriage

Recently interviewed by WXJT’s Alicia Booth, That Wedding Lady, Rachel McMurray shares her thoughts on the economic impact of gay marriage and same sex weddings in Florida particularly to Jacksonville’s Duval County.

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Gay marriage economic impact to Florida

Jacksonville Business Journal Interview with That Wedding Lady

Gay wedding provider, That Wedding Lady shares thoughts with the Jacksonville Business Journal on January 6, 2015 as she weds Duval County’s first same sex couple on the first day gay weddings become legal in Florida. TWL married two men on the steps of Duval County’s main branch.

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Gay Marriage Legal- Jacksonville Business Journal

Washington Post Coverage of That Wedding Lady, Rachel McMurray

I’ve gone national Baby!┬áSame sex weddings and gay marriage have become legal in Florida. Read this Washington Post article citing Rachel Smith McMurray as she conducts the first gay wedding in Duval County, Florida in Jacksonville.

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Washington Post Coverage of That Wedding Lady


Legal Gay Marriage Comes to Florida

On January 6, 2015, I married the very first gay couple in Duval County, Florida. Tim and Garlyn Purcell took their vows with tears in their eyes, the sun on their shoulders and the whole world watching on the steps of the courthouse. It gave me tremendous pride to be a part of this historic moment in Jacksonville and I’m humbled to have made them so very happy.

Same Sex Marriage Economic Impact Interview with That Wedding Lady

Same sex marriage is coming to Florida in a big way. Today the first gay wedding was performed in the state and I perform my first legal gay wedding tomorrow morning on the steps of the courthouse in Jacksonville. Take a peek at my January 5, 2015 interview where I talk with a reporter from WXJT about the economic impact to Duval and other local counties.