This data was produced by OpenAustralia from a variety of sources.

RSS feed Kate Thwaites MP

Photo of Kate Thwaites

Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Kate Thwaites voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes

Read about how the voting record is decided.

More on their full record

RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Statements by Members: International Day of People with Disability (3 Dec 2019)

“Today is International Day of People with Disability. I join my Labor colleagues in celebrating the achievements of people with disability. I want to pay tribute to all the people with disability who, today, are speaking out about the society they want and need. Today I think about all the people with disability who fought so hard to establish the NDIS under a Labor government and how they...”

Bills: Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Income Management to Cashless Debit Card Transition) Bill 2019; Second Reading (26 Nov 2019)

“The government hasn't apologised for robodebt; it hasn't apologised for the situation it's put families in. Families have been put under immense stress. In many cases they're getting debt notices for debts they should never have had to pay. This is the same government that is using the NDIS underspend to prop up its budget bottom line. Again, it doesn't get much more targeted at vulnerable...”

Bills: Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Income Management to Cashless Debit Card Transition) Bill 2019; Second Reading (26 Nov 2019)

“It is important that this bill, the Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Income Management to Cashless Debit Card Transition) Bill 2019, be debated in the House, because it certainly shouldn't be supported. This card, the cashless debit card, takes away the rights of vulnerable people and this bill is discriminatory, disproportionately impacting on First Nations Australians. The people...”

More of Kate Thwaites's recent appearances

Numbers

Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, Representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site. (More about this)

  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — well 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 2 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Kate Thwaites speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 11 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

Register of Interests (What's this?)

Scan of Kate Thwaites's entry is not yet available