Representative Chris Lee Encourages Marriage Equality for Hawaii

State Representative Chris Lee (Kailua, Waimanalo) issued the following statement on the University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization (UHERO) report.

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“In this free country we don’t measure basic rights by a dollar value, but I think the report demonstrates that continuing a policy of discrimination really hurts our economy, and hurts us all.”

The UHERO report estimates that marriage equality would amount to $217 million in additional visitor spending between 2014-2016.

One Response

  1. lets legalize marijuana too since it will bring in way more $$$ than gay marriages. Let the people decide instead of hiding behinds the courts or politicians.

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