Larry Miller. May 4: Kept his word and voted "yes" on 2nd reading. Wild RoseAB.
Said that the Supreme Court of Canada did not require Parliament redefining marriage. February 18, While C was being debated in its 2nd reading, said same-sex marriage is not a right and that no country in the world has declared it so.
Joe Preston. PontiacQC. April In a speech in the House, he stated the vast majority of his constituents don't want to see SSM as an issue that divides Canadians. Said "the horse left the barn" a long time ago and that none of the parties in the House have offered to use the Notwithstanding clause to override the Courts.
While C was in 2nd reading, he said it is contrary to his religious beliefs and his faith, and that although others disagree, he is responsible to his constituents. I think several of our members feel the same way. Saint Boniface , MB. Algoma—Manitoulin—Kapuskasing , ON. Manicouagan , QC.
May 2: Referenced Bishop Henry and his stance on opposing gay marriage.