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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Katie Allen voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Voted strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
- Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Matters of Public Importance: Aged Care (22 Oct 2020)
“I stand here to remind people in this House of the complexity of the aged-care system. I don't know how many on the other side of the House have been to visit their local aged-care facilities, but I have been to visit almost all of mine in my electorate. I'm sure that those on the other side have as well, because they're very important facilities that as a member of parliament I feel very...”
- Statements by Members: Higgins Electorate: COVID-19 (22 Oct 2020)
“Victorians have been doing it tough through the long COVID lockdown. My electorate of Higgins is no exception to this. I've been impressed by how resilient and innovative the very many small, medium and family-sized businesses of Higgins have been through the many months of our cold and hard lockdown. Many have adapted to changed circumstances. They now offer takeout, delivery and even...”
- 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 rise to support the Recycling and Waste Reduction Bill 2020 and associated bills with an immense sense of pride. This bill is pragmatic, practical and what the Australian people want and expect. Australia generates about 67 million tonnes of waste each year and only 37 million tonnes are recycled—that's about half of our waste that's recycled each year. We can and we should do better....”
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- Has spoken in 109 debates in the last year — well above 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 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") 88 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)