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Senator Sarah Hanson-Young’s emotional plea for marriage equality

Senator Sarah Hanson-Young’s emotional plea for marriage equality

The Greens’ Senator Sarah Hanson-Young has delivered an emotional speech in support of marriage equality as the senate debates the legislation that will allow same sex couples to wed. Senator Hanson-Young said there had never been a greater political mandate in Australia than the call for marriage equality.  The long standing campaigner said conservative MPs […]

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Penny Wong: Australia Closer to Marriage Equality

Labor Senator Penny Wong has welcomed today’s poll showing that a record number of Australian’s support marriage equality and has said that the country is edging closer to allowing same sex marriage. Read More: Poll Shows Support for Marriage Equality at All Time High Speaking to ABC radio this morning the Senator commented on a […]

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Bill Recognising Foreign Gay Marriages Fails

Bill Recognising Foreign Gay Marriages Fails

A bill proposed by The Greens to recognize overseas same sex marriages has failed in the senate. It was defeated 28-44 against. Among those voting in favour of the Bill were Liberal Senator Sue Boyce who crossed the floor to support the bill. The bill was put forward by The Greens Senator Sarah Hanson Young […]

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