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Meet the candidates for Brisbane: Trevor Evans Liberal

As the 2022 federal election looms, QNews gives each of the major party candidates for the seat of Brisbane an opportunity to share why they believe our communities should vote for them. Trevor Evans Liberal is the current member for Brisbane. Trevor Evans Liberal When I was elected to Parliament in 2016, I became Queensland’s …

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Gay Brisbane MP Trevor Evans gets engaged to his partner

Queensland’s first openly gay MP Trevor Evans engaged to his partner Roger. The Brisbane Liberal MP popped the question to his partner, obstetrics specialist Dr Roger Martin, on Tuesday night. Trevor posted a photo of both of them to social media, with Roger holding up his wedding ring. “It’s true, Roger said yes! Feeling very …

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Election 2019: Trevor Evans returned in Brisbane

The 2019 federal election saw the return of the LNP’s Trevor Evans as Member for Brisbane. Evans originally won the seat in 2016 against a gay Labor candidate. Indeed, that election marked the first time both major parties stood openly gay candidates in the same electorate. Last week, Trevor Evans spoke to QN Magazine about …

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Election 2019: Meet the candidates who want your vote in the seat of Brisbane

QN Magazine asked each of the candidates for the seat of Brisbane, “If elected to represent Brisbane at the 2019 Federal Election, what specific commitments can you make to the LGBTIQ voters of that electorate to work towards the improvement of their lives?” See their responses below. Trevor Evans, Liberal Since I was elected to …

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Brisbane election candidates to be grilled at Politics in the Pub forum

The five candidates vying for your vote in the seat of Brisbane are set to appear at an election forum early next month to talk politics ahead of the federal election. Hosted by Communify Queensland, the Politics in the Pub events are free, Q&A style debates held on a regular basis covering a wide range …

Trevor Evans Wants To Share A Special Christmas Present

Few would argue with Trevor Evans’ notion that the resounding ‘Yes’ vote for marriage equality is a “national watershed moment”. As with the entire LGBT community, Evans (pictured), Queensland’s first openly gay Member of Parliament, wants a special Christmas present this year. “This is national watershed moment,” he told Fairfax Media, applauding the 80 per …

Brisbane Liberal MP Trevor Evans is at the forefront of a new push to get a free vote in parliament for same-sex marriage legislation

Brisbane MP Trevor Evans pushes for free vote on marriage equality

Brisbane Liberal MP Trevor Evans (pictured) is at the forefront of a new push to get a free vote in parliament for same-sex marriage legislation. It is unlikely to happen – but at the same time a potential second bid to get the same-sex marriage plebiscite bill through parliament appears doomed. Five Liberal MPs have …

Election 2016: Trevor Evans Claims The Seat Of Brisbane

While the federal election result hangs on a knife-edge, the LNP’s Trevor Evans was able to claim victory in the seat of Brisbane as early as Saturday night. It was a historic win for Evans, as he defeated Labor’s Pat O’Neill in the first contest between two openly gay major party candidates. In two candidates …

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OPENLY GAY MP A CERTAINTY FOR BRISBANE

Constituents in the federal seat of Brisbane will be represented in Canberra by an openly gay MP after the next election – widely tipped to be held on July 2. For the first time in Australian history, the two main political parties will have gay candidates – Trevor Evans (LNP) and Pat O’Neil (ALP). Mr …