The previous governor (a Democrat) had said the solution needed to come from the legislature. But the new Republican governor is choosing the route of Executive Order. I thought the most interesting part of the article was this ... It's odd to me that this would appeal to those who are against same sex marriage, as it gives up all control over who can or cannot have their license "purely" recorded. Can someone explain how this works for conservatives? Is this just a "take my ball and go home" kind of move? What's the end game with that plan?