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  • Australian Labor Party Representative for Maribyrnong
  • Shadow Minister for Government Services (since 2 Jun 2019)
    Shadow Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (since 2 Jun 2019)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 24 November 2007 — Federal election
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Bills: Data Availability and Transparency Bill 2020, Data Availability and Transparency (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2020; Second Reading (30 Mar 2022)

“I rise to speak on the Data Availability and Transparency Bill 2022 and the Data Availability and Transparency (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2022. In doing so, I move: That all words after "That" be omitted with a view to substituting the following words: "whilst not declining to give the bill a second reading, the House calls on the Government to: (1) support the appointment of a Data...”

Bills: National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Participant Service Guarantee and Other Measures) Bill 2021; Second Reading (30 Mar 2022)

“Kenichi is a 23-year-old Western Australian man living with Down syndrome. Like many of the people I meet who have Down syndrome, Kenichi is full of vitality. He's living his life to the fullest, with thanks to the NDIS. Kenichi lives with his mum and his dad. He has three jobs: he works at Coles, he has a biscuit-baking business, and he is a Down syndrome ambassador. His job at Coles has...”

Constituency Statements: World Cup, Freedom and Heritage Flag of Vietnam (10 Feb 2022)

“I rise today to speak about a matter which has been raised with me by the Victorian chapter of the Vietnamese Community in Australia. I attended Lunar New Year celebrations recently and they raised an incident with me which occurred on 27 January 2022 at AAMI Park during the World Cup qualifying match between the Socceroos and the Vietnamese national team. In supporting the Socceroos members...”

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 5 comments on this Representative's speeches — well 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") 1016 times in debates — well above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)