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- Australian Labor Party Representative for Hotham
- Shadow Minister for Financial Services (since 21 Aug 2018)
Shadow Minister for Justice (since 6 Dec 2017)
- Entered House of Representatives on 7 September 2013 — Federal election
- Email me whenever Clare O'Neil speaks (no more than once per day)
Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Clare O'Neil voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted strongly for a carbon price. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Voted very strongly for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
- Voted very strongly against temporary protection visas. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing or removing the debt limit. votes
- Voted strongly for a minerals resource rent tax . votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
- Voted very strongly against regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing marine conservation. votes
- Voted very strongly against unconventional gas mining. votes
- Voted very strongly for restricting foreign ownership. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
- Voted very strongly against privatising government assets. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing the price of subsidised medicine. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing the age pension. votes
- Voted strongly against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
- Voted very strongly against an emissions reduction fund. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
- Voted very strongly against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Bills: Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Bill 2018; Second Reading (6 Dec 2018)
“I'm defending you!”
- Questions without Notice: Banking and Financial Services (4 Dec 2018)
“My question is to the Assistant Treasurer. The Assistant Treasurer is responsible for financial services, including the big banks. Can the Assistant Treasurer confirm that, instead of cracking down on misconduct in the banking sector, he voted against a royal commission 26 times and he is now exploiting the victims of banking misconduct by using the royal commission as an opportunity to raise...”
- Constituency Statements: Centenary of the Armistice, Sir John Monash (3 Dec 2018)
“It was an honour and privilege for me to present to the Clayton RSL and Remembrance Space, just down the road from my office, on 11 November to mark the 100th anniversary of the Armistice. Every year Australians reflect on the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in World War I. The scale of human loss in that war is unfathomable. With a population of less than five million at the...”
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- Has spoken in 52 debates in the last year — below 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.
- 3 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Clare O'Neil speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 191 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)