Marriage Equality Advocates Rally at Minnesota State Fair By Jacob Wheeler | August 31, 2011 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on LGBT Issues Subscribe to LGBT Issues Click Here for Video of Marriage Equality Panel Click Picture To Watch Video of Marriage Equality PanelMinnesota State Fair goers are getting educated on an issue they won’t vote on for more than a year — marriage equality. At the DFL booth speakers talked about the need to defeat an anti-gay amendment that is on the 2012 November election ballot. Minnesota State Senator Scott Dibble, Winning Marriage Equality Executive Director Denny Smith, Project 515 Executive Director Ann Kaner-Roth and OutFront Minnesota Executive Director Monica Meyer spoke on a panel in support of marriage equality at the DFL Party booth at the Minnesota State Fair on Aug. 29. A coalition of 60 groups are ramping up a huge campaign to oppose a constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage, which state Republicans put on the 2012 ballot. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.