Same-Sex Marriage Being Legalised Just Took A Step Back
The Liberal Party has voted to continue with its policy of having a plebiscite rather than allowing a free vote in Parliament.
28 MPs spoke in favour of retaining the current policy, with six MPs calling for a free vote in parliament.
A plebiscite is a vote to test whether the nation agrees an issue or disagrees. However, the government is not bound by the vote.