As the traditional definition of marriage fell in Parliament, Canadians became alarmed at the direction of the Liberal government of Jean Chretien at the time.
Approximately 8,000-10,000 Canadians showed up on Parliament Hill to voice their support for the traditional definition of marriage even though their own political representatives were voting against it.
Social Conservatives United was effectively born with this rally, as it was responsible in promoting helping to organize its success. (03.08)
In Summer of 2004, John helped organize the Count the Cost National Post Card Campaign in Defense of Traditional Marriage which culminated in presenting 75,000 post cards to Senator Anne Cools.