Gay Marriage Could Generate So Much Money for Pennsylvania

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Interesting/exciting article in the Washington Post[1] today about just how much money gay marriage, if legalized, could generate for those states. The amount: bajillions. And by bajillions, we mean $464 million across 11 states.

The Williams Institute, the think tank that broke this all down, did this by looking at a few things:

The result? Well, this, at least, for PA:

Screengrab via Washington Post

Screengrab via Washington Post

Which, as far as we see it, is just another reasons why this is all a very good thing here in the lovely state of PA. Read even more about it at the Post[2].

{h/t} G Philly[3]

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Endnotes:
  1. Washington Post: https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/govbeat/wp/2014/08/14/gay-marriages-could-generate-hundreds-of-millions-in-first-year-of-legalization-for-11-states-studies-finds/
  2. Post: https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/govbeat/wp/2014/08/14/gay-marriages-could-generate-hundreds-of-millions-in-first-year-of-legalization-for-11-states-studies-finds/
  3. G Philly: https://www.phillymag.com/g-philly/2014/08/15/gay-marriage-boost-pa-economy-58-million-one-year/
  4. Pennsylvania Judge Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban : https://www.phillymag.com/philadelphia-wedding/2014/05/20/pennsylvania-judge-strikes-gay-marriage-ban/
  5. Want to Support Marriage Equality on Facebook? Here Are 44 Versions of the Red Equals Sign: https://www.phillymag.com/philadelphia-wedding/2013/03/27/support-marriage-equality-facebook-44-versions-red-equals-sign/
  6. BHLDN Just Came Out With New Same-Sex Wedding Decor & It Is So Stinking Cute : https://www.phillymag.com/philadelphia-wedding/2014/06/27/bhldn-just-came-new-sex-wedding-decor-stinking-cute/
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