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  • Australian Labor Party Representative for Fremantle
  • Shadow Assistant Minister for the Environment (since 2 Jun 2019)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 2 July 2016 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Josh Wilson voted on key issues since 2006:

  • 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 increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted strongly against decreasing availability of welfare payments. 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

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Bills: Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2020-2021, Appropriation Bill (No. 2) 2020-2021, Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Bill (No. 1) 2020-2021; Second Reading (22 Oct 2020)

“I'm very glad to speak on the appropriations bills and the government's budget on behalf of the people of Fremantle. I always feel proud and privileged to represent my community here on such an important matter. For those who are playing at home, Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2020-2021 and cognate bills are the means by which the government gets the money to pay for its programs. They're always...”

Bills: Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2020-2021, Appropriation Bill (No. 2) 2020-2021, Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Bill (No. 1) 2020-2021; Second Reading (22 Oct 2020)

“That's right. Twenty-five million Australians—it's a sensational budget for every single one. However you might consider that, that is some seriously tone-deaf, own trumpet-blowing right there. At a time of crisis, when so many people are facing the most difficult year they've ever experienced, to describe it as a 'ripper' of a budget and say it is 'sensational' for each and every...”

Bills: Recycling and Waste Reduction Bill 2020, Recycling and Waste Reduction (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2020, Recycling and Waste Reduction Charges (General) Bill 2020, Recycling and Waste Reduction Charges (Customs) Bill 2020, Recycling and Waste Reduction Charges (Excise) Bill 2020; Second Reading (22 Oct 2020)

“I'm glad to make a contribution to the debate on the recycling and waste reduction bills 2020, and I move: That all words after "That" be omitted with a view to substituting the following words: "whilst not declining to give the bill a second reading, the House notes the Government's poor handling and chronic delay in delivering meaningful regulatory reform for waste management and product...”

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  • Has spoken in 41 debates in the last year — 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") 133 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

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