Gov. Hassan Commends Senators for the Charlie Morgan Act

hassan2U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen and New York U.S.Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), introduced the Charlie Morgan Act to make additional benefits available to all military spouses and families, regardless of sexual orientation:
“Honoring Chief Warrant Officer Charlie Morgan’s legacy with the introduction of the Charlie Morgan Act ensures that her fight for equal rights will live on. I applaud Senators Shaheen and Gillibrand for taking action to ensure that all families are treated equally, regardless of sexual orientation. Charlie Morgan was a dedicated soldier, wife and mother, whose service and sacrifice exemplify what makes our country and state so strong, and it is fitting that this important piece of legislation bears her name.” Governor Hassan issued in a press release
Chief Warrant Officer Charlie Morgan died earlier this month from breast cancer and an activist Defense of Marriage Act and led the Pledge of Allegiance at Governor Hassan’s Inaugural.

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