Sen. Nancy Jacobs, R-Harford County, speaks in opposition of the gay marriage bill on the State Senate floor Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011 in Annapolis, Md prior to the bill clearing Thursday evening.(AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Photo by: Gail Burton

Sen. Nancy Jacobs, R-Harford County, speaks in opposition of the gay marriage bill on the State Senate floor Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011 in Annapolis, Md prior to the bill clearing Thursday evening.(AP Photo/Gail Burton)