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Mayor Rybak unveils campaign to woo business from Chicago's same-sex couples [IMAGES]

Mayor Rybak unveils campaign to woo business from Chicago's same-sex couples [IMAGES]
B FRESH Photography for City Pages

When Mayor R.T. Rybak officiated 46 same-sex weddings in the early morning of Aug. 1 -- the day same-sex marriage became legal in Minnesota -- the ceremonies took place at his stomping grounds, Minneapolis City Hall.

But now, Rybak is taking his support for gay marriage on the road. This morning, he arrived in Chicago to unveil a new ad campaign designed to entice Illinois's same-sex couples to bring their wedding parties -- and wedding dollars -- to Minneapolis.

See Also:
- Gay marriage could boost Minnesota economy by $45 million, says report
- VIDEO: Watch Minnesota's first two same-sex newlyweds say their vows
- The 12 best things about gay marriage in Minnesota

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Mayor Rybak unveils campaign to woo business from Chicago's same-sex couples [IMAGES]

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