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To Mic or Not to Mic, That is the Question

Published: Monday, Mar. 11th, 2019

There’s a reason that politicians use teleprompters whenever the TV cameras are on: nobo...

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Want to Get Involved? Here’s how…

Published: Thursday, Mar. 7th, 2019

A growing number of our ministers have asked us how they can support our advocacy efforts, and...

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Are the Words, “Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Peace...” Really Necessary?

Published: Tuesday, Mar. 5th, 2019

Whether you are about to perform

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Choosing Your Officiant Early Can Offset Arguments During Wedding Planning!

Published: Tuesday, Mar. 5th, 2019

How much time will you spend planning your wedding?

A new study f...

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AMM Officiant Feature: From La France to La Big Apple!

Published: Sunday, Mar. 3rd, 2019

We hope you are all enjoying a nice lie-in this weekend, and have a moment to read this very s...

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Why are Municipal Governments Cancelling Courthouse Weddings?

Published: Saturday, Mar. 2nd, 2019

I woke up early on the morning of February 22, 2019 and drove to the Hall County Probate Court...

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Clark County, Las Vegas, issues new rules, making it easier for online-ordained ministers and others to perform weddings

Published: Thursday, Feb. 28th, 2019

After years of lobbying by ministers and couples, the Clark County government, which includes ...

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AMM Joins Civil Rights Orgs in Denouncing Tennessee Bill to Strip Gay Marriage Rights

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 20th, 2019

Republican lawmakers in Tennessee have introduced a bill that prohibits state government offic...

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