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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Alicia Payne voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted very strongly against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Statements by Members: COVID-19: Arts (18 Jun 2020)
“Art is a central part of how we express and define ourselves as a society. It is how we tell our stories, it's an important vehicle for political commentary and it's where we turn for inspiration, for comfort and for entertainment, not least as we've dealt with this pandemic. But this government obviously doesn't recognise that, as they have left our arts sector out to dry at this critical...”
- Bills: Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Supporting the Wellbeing of Veterans and Their Families) Bill 2020; Second Reading (18 Jun 2020)
“I second the amendment and reserve my right to speak.”
- Matters of Public Importance: COVID-19: Women (17 Jun 2020)
“If there was any doubt that this government is out of touch with the needs and the lives of Australian women, the Prime Minister's answer today to my question about whether it was acceptable for women from the Yass Valley to give birth by the side of a road says it all. His response was, 'That's why we're upgrading the road.' I think that really says it all. It's a really important issue for...”
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- Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
- People have made 0 comments on this Representative's speeches — below average amongst Representatives.
- This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 1 person is tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Alicia Payne speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 31 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)