Your Pro-Limited-Government GOP

***UPDATE (12/3/09)*** Stephen Colbert weighs in on Governor Carcieri’s decision (hilariously, as usual)

still not pro-limited-government:

RI Governor: Gay Couples can’t be buried together

Vetoes bill which would have allowed same-sex couples to be buried together because it’s too much like marriage.

Providence Journal reports

An opponent of same-sex marriage, Governor Carcieri has vetoed bill that would have added “domestic partners” to the list of people authorized by law to make funeral arrangements for each other.