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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Kate Thwaites voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Has never voted on more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted moderately against 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.
- Private Members' Business: Technology Investment Roadmap (12 May 2021)
“I welcome the chance to talk on this very important topic. Last month I was pleased to have the chance to visit Leeson Group in my electorate. Leeson run a thriving business advancing solar technology and solar farms. Their vision is for Australians to have an abundance of financially accessible energy as we transcend into a future that is no longer harming our planet. It's wonderful to see...”
- Statements by Members: National Disability Insurance Scheme (12 May 2021)
“The Morrison government is running an unacceptable scare campaign designed to allow them to rip apart the NDIS. It's disgraceful behaviour, targeting people with a disability and their families and carers, and I am determined to call them out for it. In the lead-up to this year's budget, the government got caught out faking a cost blowout in the NDIS. The government dropped stories they'd...”
- Private Members' Business: Child Care (12 May 2021)
“Access to affordable and quality child care is certainly something that Australian families rightly expect, and it is something that I will continue to advocate for in this place. To hear members opposite allege that last year, during the pandemic, the Morrison government backed the early education sector just could not be further from the truth. I know this because I was in contact with...”
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- Has spoken in 43 debates in the last year — below 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 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") 51 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)