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  • Liberal Party Representative for La Trobe
  • Entered House of Representatives on 9 October 2004 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Jason Wood voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly against a carbon price. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly for government administered paid parental leave. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly against the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
  • Voted very strongly against implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing competition in bulk wheat export. votes
  • Voted very strongly for temporary protection visas. votes
  • Voted very strongly for voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing or removing the debt limit. votes
  • Voted very strongly against a minerals resource rent tax . votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted very strongly for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted very strongly for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted very strongly against restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly for stem cell research. votes
  • Voted very strongly for more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly against decreasing the private health insurance rebate. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the price of subsidised medicine. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing the age pension. votes
  • Voted very strongly against extending government benefits to same-sex couples. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing availability of abortion drugs. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for the Intervention in the Northern Territory. votes
  • Voted very strongly for an emissions reduction fund. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Statements by Members: Emerald Medical Centre (30 Mar 2017)

“I rise today to speak about a person who is incredibly important to the community of Emerald in my electorate of La Trobe. Dr George Somers took over the Emerald Medical Centre in 1981 after the sudden death of Dr Murphy, who previously ran the clinic as a sole practitioner. Since then, Dr Somers has built up the clinic with a view to providing a one-stop shop for health care to the residents...”

Statements by Members: Spinal Muscular Atrophy (28 Mar 2017)

“Recently, I met with local resident Julie Cini at the Berwick Show. Sadly, Julie told me the heartbreaking story of her two children, Zarlee and Montanna, that she tragically lost at a very young age to spinal muscular atrophy, also known as SMA. For the last 12 years, since she lost her second child to SMA, she has dedicated her life to fighting SMA and she is also the national president of...”

Private Members' Business: Victoria: Law and Order (27 Mar 2017)

“I would like to congratulate the member for Dunkley for putting up this motion. He is a member who cares about his constituency and who, like myself, must be inundated with inquiries from people who are actually living in fear in Victoria. That is not something we say lightly, but that is the situation we now have. The facts are quite simple. When Premier Daniel Andrews was elected, the crime...”

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Numbers

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  • Has spoken in 42 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 3 comments on this Representative's speeches — above average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 18 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Jason Wood speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 155 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)