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Martin cabinet minister Joe Comuzzi resigns over same-sex marriage (moved from ATSNN)

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posted on Jun, 28 2005 @ 01:39 PM
Prime Minister Paul Martin has lost a cabinet minister, Joe Comuzzi, because of opposition of the same-sex marriage bill.
Prime Minister Paul Martin has lost a cabinet minister over the controversial same-sex marriage issue.

Joe Comuzzi, minister of state for northern Ontario's economic development, has told the prime minister he will resign.

Comuzzi will side against the federal government's same-sex marriage bill in a landmark vote later today.

The 71-year-old asked to meet with Martin and broke the news to the prime minister in his Parliament Hill office just hours before the vote.

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This is a case of reversal for the liberals, as now they have lost a member before a critical vote instead of gaining one. It seems their own government cannot agree. They seem to be lucky, only losing one to the controversy.

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