Government on a limb over Accord funding cut
Outcomes are determined by choices and even the most innocent action can have unintended consequences - that is why timing is critical, especially in dealing with delicate issues in public life. For such reasons, the revelation about cuts to the funding of Accord could not have come at a more unfortunate time.
The Marriage Referendum looks like being a close-run thing.
Thus any action with the potential to influence the outcome must be weighed with care and sensitivity.