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- Australian Labor Party Representative for Hotham
- Shadow Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care Services (since 28 Jan 2021)
- 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 more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
- Voted moderately 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 for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes
- Voted very strongly against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Matters of Public Importance: Aged Care (24 Mar 2021)
“I will get to the MPI, but before I do I want to say something very brief about the opposition whip. As one of the previous speakers mentioned, this person has been instrumental in making many members on this side of the House able to do their jobs while they have had newborn children in Canberra. I am one of those people who really is just so grateful for Chris Hayes' support through having...”
- Statement by the Speaker: JobKeeper Payment (24 Mar 2021)
“There are more than a million people in our country today who are relying on JobKeeper. On the weekend, that support will be ripped away and it's estimated that between 100,000 and 250,000 Australians will lose their jobs as a consequence. I just want you to imagine getting elected by your community, coming to Canberra and making decisions in this chamber that you know will put somewhere in...”
- Questions without Notice: Members of Parliament: Staff (22 Mar 2021)
“My question is to the Prime Minister and is regarding the Gaetjens review. Last Thursday journalist Laura Tingle reported: … there are suggestions that there are quite a lot of lawyers involved now with staff wanting to make sure that their positions are protected in whatever they say to the Gaetjens review … Can the Prime Minister confirm that his staff have now engaged lawyers...”
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- Has spoken in 30 debates in the last year — well 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") 228 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)