Wong is a lesbian and came out publicly a month after she assumed her Senate seat in 2002. In 2010, Wong was selected by readers of Samesame website as one of the 25 most influential lesbian Australians. Wong's domestic partner, Sophie Allouache, is a public servant and former University of Adelaide Students' Association president.Education: University of Adelaide (BA, LLB), . May 10, 2019 · Sydney (CNN)A Malaysian-born gay woman could become Australia's new foreign minister if the opposition Labor Party wins a tightly contested election next Author: Hilary Whiteman, CNN.
Jul 26, 2010 · Sen. Penny Wong, Australia's Labor Party climate change minister, is backing Prime Minister Julia Gillard's opposition to same-sex marriage. Which is Author: Ryan Tedder. The latest Tweets from Senator Penny Wong (@SenatorWong). Labor Senator for South Australia https://t.co/tm4362ugjd RT≠endorsement Authorised by Noah Carroll ALP Account Status: Verified.
Nov 14, 2017 · Penny Wong had an obligation to appear in public There wasn’t a steadying moment because she and the country had washed up in another moment where gay Author: Katharine Murphy. Nov 16, 2017 · gay marriage; Penny Wong makes moving speech in Senate over same-sex marriage legislation. PENNY Wong has made a heartfelt speech in the Senate and described how she really feels about her tears Author: Matt Young.
Penny Wong to Debate Gay Marriage on SBS. Labor Senator Penny Wong is set to debate why Australia should legalise same sex marriage on this week’s episode of SBS’s ‘Insight’. Senator Wong will appear on the discussion show on Tuesday night at 8:30pm on SBS ONE. Senator Wong is the Minister for Finance and Deregulation. Aug 09, 2017 · Labor frontbencher Penny Wong has delivered an empowered speech in the Senate opposing the government’s plan to hold a plebiscite on whether same .