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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Helen Haines voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted moderately against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
- Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes
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- Questions without Notice: Independent Commission against Corruption (20 Oct 2020)
“My question is to the Attorney-General. Last week the Attorney-General said that legislating an integrity commission was not an immediate priority as the government was focused on COVID recovery. But the government introduced and passed dozens of complex bills unrelated to the COVID recovery since January this year. Can the Attorney-General explain precisely how the government prioritises...”
- Motions: Crown Resorts (20 Oct 2020)
“I support the member for Clark on this motion for the urgent need to suspend standing orders and debate this incredibly serious problem that we're seeing at Crown casino in Melbourne. This is something that needs scrutiny at the highest level. That's why it's so important that this parliament addresses this issue right now. Not only is the reputation of so many people in Melbourne at stake...”
- Private Members' Business: Climate Change and the Economy (19 Oct 2020)
“I rise to support this important motion because the summer bushfires that my electorate endured have shown in stark fashion that climate change is a health issue. Last summer, beautiful towns like Bright, Walwa and Harrietville edged out the world's megacities like Beijing and Delhi for the sad record of having the planet's most toxic air. For weeks and weeks our kids, our pregnant women and...”
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- Has spoken in 74 debates in the last year — well 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 66 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)