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  • Australian Labor Party Representative for Lilley
  • Entered House of Representatives on 18 May 2019 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Anika Wells 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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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Adjournment: Employment (17 Jun 2020)

“ABS data shows that young people have experienced the highest job losses, both before and since the GFC. That really shouldn't come as a surprise, because roughly two in five people in their early 20s and almost one in five people in their late 20s and early 30s are casually employed. On the principle of last in, first out and who is the easiest and cheapest to fire, it makes sense that young...”

Questions without Notice: Child Care (17 Jun 2020)

“My question is to the Prime Minister. On 2 April the Prime Minister said: 'I don't want a parent to have to choose between feeding their kids and having their kids looked after.' But, according to today's West Australian, that is exactly what is happening. Why is the Prime Minister hurting Australian families by snapping back childcare arrangements in the middle of Australia's first recession...”

Bills: National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Amendment (Governance and Other Matters) Bill 2020; Second Reading (16 Jun 2020)

“It's a pleasure to rise on this bill this evening and speak on behalf of the apprentices in my electorate on the north side of Brisbane. Many of them have been in touch over the previous months since I was elected to talk about the crisis in TAFE and the need for more investment in the sector. Labor will support the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Amendment (Governance...”

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  • Has spoken in 52 debates in the last year — above 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 42 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

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