Two of the leading groups seeking repeal of California's Proposition 8 just made it more likely that the effort will target the 2012 and not the 2010 election. Andy Towle passes on the announcements from the Courage Campaign and Lambda Legal.
This is a good move because it gives equality advocates time to change people's minds and to ramp up their campaign. The worst thing we could do right now would be to launch a campaign and fail. Such a fruitless effort could demoralize the movement and waste precious resources.
Meanwhile Love Honor Cherish is continuing its campaign to get enough signatures to put the Prop 8 repeal on California's 2010 ballot.