The Canadian Press

2003-08-20 | Chretien Same Sex

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Some Liberal backbench MP's suggested calling a national referendum to decide the same-sex marriage issue. But at a news conference August 20th in North Bay, Ontario, Prime Minister Jean Chretien ruled out the prospect of a national vote.

Date: 2003-08-20
Placeline: NORTH BAY, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << do you have a referendum to decide of the fate of a minority it's a problem is why we have constitutions to protect the minorities is what you have Charter of right so it is always the majority vote by referendum >>