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  • Liberal Party Representative for Hume
  • Minister for Energy (since 26 Aug 2018)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 7 September 2013 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Angus Taylor 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 against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly against implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for temporary protection visas. votes
  • Voted very strongly 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 very strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the price of subsidised medicine. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing the age pension. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. 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 decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Questions without Notice: Energy (21 Feb 2019)

“I thank the member for Fairfax for his question and I acknowledge the hard work he does to get a fair deal on energy for his constituents. He knows that this week the government has cracked down on the sneaky late payment fees that are being charged by the big energy companies—big energy companies that those opposite have been defending. The rule change that we've submitted to the AEMC...”

Questions without Notice: Energy (21 Feb 2019)

“It will cost the economy $472 billion over a decade. It will reduce full-time employment by 336,000 jobs and it will slash wages by $9,000 a year for an average worker. That's $173 a week. Meanwhile, it will increase wholesale electricity prices by 58 per cent. The fact is that, under Labor's big new tax—and let's call it for what it is: a big new electricity tax—Australians will...”

Bills: Future Drought Fund Bill 2018, Future Drought Fund (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2018; Third Reading (21 Feb 2019)

“by leave—I move: That this bill be now read a third time. Question agreed to. Bill read a third time.”

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Numbers

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  • Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — below average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 2 comments on this Representative's speeches — average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 177 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

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