Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos pledges $2.5 million to defend Washington’s gay-marriage law

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ $2.5 million pledge to defend Washington’s gay-marriage law marks by far his biggest entry into politics and thrusts him into the national debate over the rights of same-sex couples.

The donation, which Bezos made with his wife, MacKenzie, is likely the largest political contribution to a gay-marriage campaign in the country and dwarfs all of Bezos’ previous political giving.

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