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Episode 31: YES

61.6%.

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Alice and Lane take you inside the celebrations and negotiations of an historic week in Australia, where 61.6% of the country voted YES to legalising same-sex marriage.

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We’re joined by three of the politicians who have been at the forefront of the debate both politically and personally: Liberal senator Dean Smith popped in to talk about what it was like to introduce the bill that is set to legalise same-sex marriage in Australia.

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Labor senator Penny Wong talks us about THAT PHOTO of her crying when she heard the news.

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And Greens senator Janet Rice tells Lane how much this result means for her and her wife Penny.

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Lane also spoke to Christine Forster at the YES party in Sydney… just after she had gotten off the phone with her big brother, Tony Abbott.

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