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Gay marriage supporters raise $2.8 million in six weeks

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SEATTLE, Wash. -Supporters of gay marriage say their campaign has raised $2.8 million in cash contributions over the past six weeks. 

Filings posted with the Public Disclosure Commission show Washington United for Marriage has reported more than $10 million in cash and in-kind donations for its campaign, compared to the more than $1.8 million raised by Preserve Marriage Washington, which is trying to overturn the new law. 

Preserve Marriage's latest fundraising report had not yet posted to the PDC site. 

R-74 asks voters to either approve or reject the law passed earlier this year that allows same-sex marriage in the state. The law is on hold pending the November vote.

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