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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Josh Burns voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Statements by Members: Coalition Government (5 Dec 2019)
“Government should be here to do great things. Government has the power to do great things. And what does this mob use government for? To shut down debate in this chamber, to shut down the parliament's ability to scrutinise legislation—not new legislation, but the legislation that this parliament defeated only two weeks ago. What a disgrace this government is. If arrogance and smugness...”
- Statements by Members: Asylum Seekers (4 Dec 2019)
“It had been 90 years since this place passed a bill in the House of Representatives that didn't have the support of the government, 90 years before this place passed a simple bill that said that, if you need medical care and you are under the care of the Australian government, you can get that care. It was the medevac legislation. What a disgrace it is that the Senate, under a secret dodgy...”
- Bills: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Payment Integrity) Bill 2019; Second Reading (2 Dec 2019)
“I, unfortunately, am not thrilled to be rising to talk about the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Payment Integrity) Bill 2019, as this is a bad bill and does not deserve the support of this place. I hope that the other place, as they did with the ensuring integrity bill, sees to it that it does not pass the other place. Before I go into some of the parts of the bill, I am sure that...”
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- Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — below 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 20 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)