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No pressing urgency on gay marriage, says Kenny

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has reiterated his intention to campaign for the introduction of gay marriage, but says he does not agree with Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore that it is the ''civil rights issue of this generation''.

29th December, 2013

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has reiterated his intention to campaign for the introduction of gay marriage, but says he does not agree with Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore that it is the ''civil rights issue of this generation''.

Speaking to journalists just before Christmas, Kenny struck a more cautious note on the issue, saying that it had not been decided when the referendum would be held. Labour wants the vote in the first half of 2015.

Kenny deflected questions...

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