Q. The Liberal/National Government has proposed holding a plebiscite on same sex marriage. The Labor Party, the Greens and the Nick Xenophon Team are opposed to holding a plebiscite and want a vote in Parliament. Which of the following options would you favour to resolve this issue?
|Total||Vote Labor||Vote Lib/Nat||Vote Greens||Vote other||Men||Women||Aged 18-34||Aged 35-54||Aged 55+||Vote yes||Vote no|
|The Liberal/National Government should agree to a vote in Parliament||53%||60%||56%||71%||47%||56%||49%||51%||55%||50%||66%||38%|
|The Labor Party, Greens and Xenophon Team should agree to a plebiscite||24%||25%||26%||24%||27%||25%||22%||21%||20%||33%||20%||36%|
To resolve the issue of same-sex marriage, 53% think the Liberal National Government should agree to a vote in Parliament and 24% think Labor and the other parties should agree to a plebiscite.
Those most likely to think the Government should agree to a vote in Parliament were Greens voters (71%) and those who would vote in favour of same-sex marriage in a plebiscite (66%). 56% of Liberal National voters think their party should agree to a vote in Parliament.
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