Joni Balter, Seattle Times editorial writer and columnist, and State Sen. Ed Murray had a live chat Wednesday to talk about Gov. Chris Gregoire’s pending announcement supporting gay marriage. Murray, a Seattle Democrat, is the Senate’s leading budget writer who has worked for equal rights for gays and lesbians for most of his career.

Joni Balter, Seattle Times editorial writer and columnist, and State Sen. Ed Murray had a live chat Wednesday to talk about Gov. Chris Gregoire’s pending announcement supporting gay marriage. Murray, a Seattle Democrat, is the Senate’s leading budget writer who has worked for equal rights for gays and lesbians for most of his career.