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- Australian Labor Party Representative for Cooper
- Shadow Assistant Minister for Skills (since 2 Jun 2019)
Shadow Assistant Minister for Aged Care (since 2 Jun 2019)
- Entered House of Representatives on 17 March 2018 — Byelection
- Email me whenever Ged Kearney speaks (no more than once per day)
Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Ged Kearney voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
- Has never voted on 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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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Questions without Notice: Aged Care (5 Dec 2019)
“My question is to the Prime Minister. Eighty days ago I asked the Prime Minister, 'How many registered aged-care facilities do not have a registered nurse on site 24 hours a day?' The Prime Minister said he would give me an answer, but he never did. Why can't the Prime Minister be truthful?”
- Statements by Members: Australian Young Labor (2 Dec 2019)
“Over the weekend, I had the opportunity to thank some of the many wonderful members of Young Labor for their passion, dedication and hard work over the last year. It's been a tough year for this side of politics but, through it all, we've always been able to count on the good people of Young Labor to turn up, make their voices heard and fight back. In the weeks and months prior to the...”
- Statements by Members: Climate Change (2 Dec 2019)
“I'm going to ask the House today to do some imagining: 12 years after Kevin Rudd declared climate change was the greatest moral challenge of our time, I want us to stop and imagine what would have happened if, 10 years ago, we had support from the Greens to implement a CPRS. Just imagine if they'd had a little bit of foresight or a little bit of common sense and actually supported us. It's...”
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- Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
- People have made 0 comments on this Representative's speeches — average amongst Representatives.
- This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 5 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Ged Kearney speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 57 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)