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Accession Number 2012.001
Catalog Number 2012.001.036
Object Name Button, Political
Title It's time! EQUALITY OHIO Our state. Our lives. Our home.
Description Button with a white background with blue and green letters that read: "It's time! / / [equal sign symbols] / EQUALITY OHIO / our state.our lives. / our home"
Year Range from 2000
Year Range to 2009
Dimensions Dia-2.25 inches
Notes Gay rights advocates pushed state legislators to expand gay rights, for example, by expanding Ohio's civil rights laws so that it banned discrimination based on sexual orientation.
Material Metal
Inscription Language English
Inscription Location Center Back
Inscription Text BADGE-A-MINT / 1-800-223-4103
Inscription Type Manufacturer's Mark
Provenance Bill Cohen, a long-time Ohio Statehouse News Bureau reporter, donated a collection of political memorabilia and ephemera to the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board in 2012.

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board took over the care of the Statehouse and its collections in 1988.
Subjects Discrimination
Gay rights
Collection Bill Cohen Collection