Matt Strawn http://wuis.org en ACLU Hires Former GOP Chair's Firm To Lobby For Same Sex Marriage http://wuis.org/post/aclu-hires-former-gop-chairs-firm-lobby-same-sex-marriage <p>The American Civil Liberties Union has hired a consulting firm started by the Illinois Republican Party's former chairman to help with efforts to legalize same-sex marriage in Illinois.&nbsp;</p><p>Pat Brady left his GOP post earlier this year after he said he supported gay marriage. He later started what he describes as a government affairs firm with Matt Strawn, the former chairman of the Republican Party of Iowa. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 19:56:52 +0000 Associated Press 7940 at http://wuis.org ACLU Hires Former GOP Chair's Firm To Lobby For Same Sex Marriage