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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How John McVeigh voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Voted very strongly against implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
- Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
- Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Constituency Statements: Environment (3 Apr 2019)
“Before I call the next speaker, I put to the chamber that, if no member present objects, three-minute constituency statements may continue for a total of 60 minutes.”
- Statements by Members: Groom Electorate: Sports Darling Downs (21 Feb 2019)
“On 9 February we gathered in Toowoomba to acknowledge the recipients of awards at the Sports Darling Downs annual presentation dinner. It was tremendous to see Senior Sports Star of the Year, Matthew Denny, from athletics, who is from Allora, like me, and the runner-up, Lara Nielsen, also from athletics. Their junior colleagues were Evan Mclean, from water polo, and Mason Hughes from...”
- Bills: Future Drought Fund Bill 2018, Future Drought Fund (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2018; Second Reading (20 Feb 2019)
“It being 1.30 pm, the debate is interrupted in accordance with standing order 43. The debate may be resumed at a later hour.”
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- Has spoken in 54 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
- People have made 0 comments on this Representative's speeches — below average amongst Representatives.
- This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 19–20 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") 101 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)