Today the Orlando City Commission will hold it's first hearing on enacting a domestic partnership registry in the city. The commission meeting is currently underway and the room is packed with supporters wearing red in support of the registry.
Last week the Commission voted unanimously to move the registry forward.
Equality Florida Statewide Field Director, Joe Saunders will be addressing the commission about the importance of the registry. The commission will be bringing up the registry soon. Tune in here and click Dec. 12th meeting.
Check out this video of Mayor Buddy Dyer and prominent local attorney and equality advocate, Mary Meeks, from inside the chambers just before the beginning of the commission meeting
Check out this great update from our Statewide Field Organizer, Michael Farmer