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- Australian Labor Party Representative for Ballarat
- Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development (since 2 Jun 2019)
- Entered House of Representatives on 10 November 2001 — Federal election
- Email me whenever Ms Catherine King speaks (no more than once per day)
- Matters of Public Importance: Budget (30 Mar 2022)
“I'll start where the shadow Treasurer started, giving my thoughts to the people of the Northern Rivers. In particular, I visited Lismore just a couple of weeks ago. With the level of devastation and the fact that people are experiencing that today, we have to do much better in terms of disaster assistance and in terms of helping people in those communities. We saw just then from that...”
- Questions without Notice: Budget (30 Mar 2022)
“My question is to the Treasurer. At 1 am this morning, the Deputy Prime Minister tweeted about the budget. He said: What we see, this is not a movie, not a bad dream. This is the reality now. This Budget is about saying where we make money we will make more, as much as we can. Can the Treasurer explain what the Deputy Prime Minister means, and does he agree?”
- Bills: Appropriation Bill (No. 3) 2021-2022, Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 2021-2022; Second Reading (16 Feb 2022)
“I too rise to speak on Appropriation Bill (No. 3) 2021-2022 and Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 2021-2022, which are the government's appropriation of money to spend on the things that it believes are the most important things to do. They provide the opportunity for us in opposition to comment on the government's decision-making—particularly, for me, when it comes to the portfolio I...”
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- Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — above average amongst Representatives.
- People have made 1 comment on this Representative's speeches — average amongst Representatives.
- This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 30 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Ms Catherine King speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 508 times in debates — above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)