Sue Pegden, Gordon Fox

Sue Pegden, Gordon Fox

Rhode Island Speaker of the House Gordon Fox, center, speaks with advisor Susan Pegden, left, before opening a legislative session in the House Chamber at the Statehouse, in Providence, R.I., Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. The long debate over gay marriage in Rhode Island is intensifying with lawmakers in both the House and Senate planning to introduce legislation allowing same-sex couples to wed in the Ocean State. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

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