By a vote of 51 to 13, Rhode Island's marriage equality bill passed their state House of Representatives on Thursday. The bill now faces an uncertain future in the State Senate.
Seventy-year-old Ken Fish from Warwick, Rhode Island, told Time magazine:
"I wanted to be here to see it. Go back 10 years, even five years, and I wasn't sure we'd ever get here. We're not done yet, but this is a big one."