Articles tagged with: Alex Greenwich

Feb06

New poll shows people want conscience vote on marriage equality

POSTED ON // Monday, 06 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

New poll shows people want conscience vote on marriage equality

A ReachTEL poll conducted across seven Liberal and National party seats has shown overwhelming support for a conscience vote on the issue of marriage equality.

Feb01

Shoalhaven Council shows support for marriage equality

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 01 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Shoalhaven Council shows support for marriage equality

Yet another council has come out in favour of marriage equality. The latest local council to lend its support to the fight for equal love is Shoalhaven.

Jan24

‘Thank you Gladys for your support’: Equality advocates welcome new NSW premier

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 24 January 2017 Written by // Samuel Leighton-Dore

‘Thank you Gladys for your support’: Equality advocates welcome new NSW premier

Marriage equality advocates have congratulated Gladys Berejiklian's appointment as NSW premier, highlighting her support for same-sex marriage and the LGBTI community.

Jan04

Majority support for marriage equality but confidence lags for politicians

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 04 January 2017 Written by // Reg Domingo

Majority support for marriage equality but confidence lags for politicians

As support for marriage equality grows, confidence in Australia’s politicians has fallen to a record low.

Dec08

Sydney lockouts laws: ‘30 minutes is not good enough’

POSTED ON // Thursday, 08 December 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

Sydney lockouts laws: ‘30 minutes is not good enough’

NSW Premier Mike Baird’s announcement today of a relaxation of the lockout laws by 30 minutes has been met with disappointment and derision.

Nov08

No Plebiscite: What’s next?

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 08 November 2016 Written by // Glen Moret

No Plebiscite: What’s next?

Marriage equality advocates have welcomed a decision by Australian Senators on Monday night to block plebiscite legislation.

Nov07

Parliament to decide fate of plebiscite today

POSTED ON // Monday, 07 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Parliament to decide fate of plebiscite today

Parliament returns for the final three sitting weeks today and is expected to vote on the government’s proposed same-sex marriage plebiscite.

Oct24

Shared values and a fair go at the heart of new marriage equality campaign

POSTED ON // Monday, 24 October 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Shared values and a fair go at the heart of new marriage equality campaign

Australian Marriage Equality (AME) and Australians for Equality (A4E) have launched a new campaign emphasizing the real stories behind the push for marriage equality.

Oct20

LGBTI advocates call on Senate to reject plebiscite as bill passes Lower House

POSTED ON // Thursday, 20 October 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

LGBTI advocates call on Senate to reject plebiscite as bill passes Lower House

Marriage equality advocates are calling for the Senate to vote down the proposed plebiscite on marriage equality after plebiscite enabling legislation passed through the Lower House today.

Oct11

‘The plebiscite is dead’: says Alex Greenwich

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 11 October 2016 Written by // Glen Moret

‘The plebiscite is dead’: says Alex Greenwich

Sydney MP Alex Greenwich has said the possibility of a plebiscite is over.