Speeches

Legalise same-sex marriage

February 16, 2017

Question: What do all these countries have in common? 
Netherlands
Belgium
Spain
South Africa
Norway
Sweden
Portugal
Iceland
Argentina
Denmark
Uruguay
New Zealand
England
Ireland
Scotland
Wales
United States
Luxembourg
Colombia

Answer: Their Governments have listened to their people and have done the right thing by legalising same sex marriage.

While the Australian Federal Government prevaricates, the ACT Government will continue to make our position on marriage equality clear and do what we can to support the LGBTIQ community. Yesterday I and many of my colleagues took a stand in reinforcing this to our colleagues across the chamber.

Love is love.

Watch my speech below.