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BETTINA HANSEN / The Seattle Times, 2012

Friday, November 29, 2013

State rings up wedding business from same-sex couples

Same-sex weddings, such as this one in December 2012, are bringing in revenue for the state. One estimate: If 9,500 in-state same-sex couples marry in Washington in the next three years, they will boost the state’s economy by as much as $88 million.