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Moms for Marriage

On Mother’s Day, Arizonans from across the state are joining together to celebrate moms—both gay and straight—for all they do to support their children and build strong families. But Mother’s Day can be bittersweet, serving as a reminder that so long as Arizona bans marriage for same-sex couples, tens of thousands of moms across the state are denied the respect and protections that only marriage can provide their families.

This Mother’s Day, Arizona moms are speaking out for marriage equality. From moms of gay and lesbian children to lesbian moms who are raising kids in the Grand Canyon State, their stories make one thing clear: now is the time for the freedom to marry in Arizona.

Meet Arizona Moms: Brenda Allen

Brenda, her wife Karen and their daughter Toni have built a wonderful life together in Phoenix. The family is always there to love and support one another. But the only damper on their family life? Arizona's ban on marriage for same-sex couples.