Vegas Monetizing Same-Sex Marriage

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Tourism officials in Las Vegas “are looking for a way to cash in on the growing gay wedding industry by making Las Vegas a honeymoon destination for same-sex couples.” The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority estimates that “83,000 room nights have been booked in Las Vegas by gay couples this year…resulting in $10.7 million in revenue given average rates.”

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