February Commented during 2nd reading debate by saying "the Prime Minister has chosen to relegate the historical, ages-old, traditional definition of marriage as the union of one man and one woman, to the exclusion of all others, to the scrap heap of history.
March On 2nd reading of C, he made a speech in opposition to the bill. The largest Protestant denomination in the country, the United Church of Canadaoffers church weddings to same-sex couples and supports same-sex marriages, testifying to this effect during the cross-country Justice Committee hearings.
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The Hutterite Brethren spoke out against same-sex marriage in a letter written to Prime Minister Martin in February May 3: Made a speech in the House of Commons citing no internationally recognized human rights document has ever suggested that same-sex marriage is a right.
The platform had a similar section. Status of same-sex unions around the world. Retrieved April 4, Winnipeg South CentreMB. March Made a speech in the House of Commons upholding the traditional definition.
The platform, drafted by a separate group two weeks ago in Minneapolis, also calls for the repeal of a law recognizing marriage as between a man and woman. In addition, it observed that Obama issued an executive order to repeal restrictions on human embryonic stem-cell research and voiced support for "evidence-based and age-appropriate sex education," although it did not elaborate on which types of sex education it considers to meet these criteria.
Commentary Markets Sectors Economics. This has become a defining moral question of our time," Scott Dibble, a committee member and a state senator from Minnesota, who is gay, was quoted as saying. Insisting that "gay rights are human rights," the party also said that the State Department is currently "funding a program that finances gay-rights organizations" and vowed to "actively combat" the actions of other nations that it believes are engaged in "discrimination.
Robert Carrier. Richmond Hill , ON. Robert G. Portneuf—Jacques-Cartier , QC.