Germany votes to legalise same sex marriage

Germany votes to legalise same sex marriage

If the majority vote, it will be on Monday. If the same majority does not approve, it will be on a subsequent day for two months to see if a천안 출장 안마 further election is called. The question is how long it will take before the government becomes more confident the will be a vote for change.

For the past 10 years, Australia’s religious organisations have been lobbying hard for marriage equality, with the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse and the Salvation Army’s support being critical to the government’s position.

And in July, the federal election result – which saw the Coalition’s lead by 18 points over Labor narrow to about six points – was an enormous boost for gay marriage proponents who had been worried their position was beginning to come under threat.

A majority government in the Turnbull government, including the federal Liberal Democrats, may not have been prepared for the massive swing towards the Coalition’s position in polling condm 카지노ucted by opinion pollster Ipsos. Polling carried out for several Australian political organisations showed Labor was in serious trouble, while poll바카라사이트s on the issue were often conducted by the Greens.

When asked if marriage was about relationships or about “natural family structures”, a majority of Australians said it is the former. A smaller majority said it was about “family.”

In contrast, two-thirds of the Coalition supporters on the same-sex marriage poll think the distinction is important, while two-thirds of Labor supporters said it was important.