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  • Liberal Party Representative for Hume
  • Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction (since 29 May 2019)
  • 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 against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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Bills: Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Portfolio; Consideration in Detail (11 Sep 2019)

“We have just heard from the member for Griffith—who is all smear and no idea. She did actually have one idea early on, and what she talked about was defending the CPRS. The last time I looked at the CPRS it was a carbon tax. So the review that is going on inside the Labor Party right now—the member for Hindmarsh has put it that they're going to review everything. They're bringing...”

Bills: Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Portfolio; Consideration in Detail (11 Sep 2019)

“This is about electricity prices, which you doubled when you were in government. The member for Lindsay asked me an excellent question about electricity prices, and as the Bureau of Statistics has told us, in the last two quarters— Opposition members interjecting— they're going down. If you don't like the Bureau of Statistics you need to say it, but that's what it's telling us....”

Bills: Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Portfolio; Consideration in Detail (11 Sep 2019)

“The investment in renewable energy is double that of the next countries in the world. In fact, it's more than France, Germany and the UK combined on a per capita basis. And that's why our emissions in electricity are coming down at a rapid rate—2.1 per cent last year—and it's also why we will reach our Paris obligations, just as we reached our Kyoto obligations. In fact, not only...”

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  • Has spoken in 35 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 2 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 202 times in debates — average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

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