Illinois Senator Mark Kirk announced his support for gay marriage, as a result of an epiphany after surviving a stroke that lead to his appreciation for love and life. Turi shares her own professional revelation.
Senator Mark Kirk (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
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