This data was produced by OpenAustralia from a variety of sources.
- Australian Labor Party Representative for Brand
- Shadow Minister for Consumer Affairs (since 21 Aug 2018)
Shadow Minister Assisting for Small Business (since 21 Aug 2018)
Shadow Minister Assisting for Resources (since 21 Aug 2018)
- Entered House of Representatives on 2 July 2016 — Federal election
- Email me whenever Madeleine King speaks (no more than once per day)
Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Madeleine King 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 against privatising government assets. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
- Voted very strongly 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
Read about how the voting record is decided.
More on their full record
- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Bills: Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No. 5) Bill 2018; Consideration of Senate Message (18 Feb 2019)
“I'm glad the Assistant Treasurer is here to tell us about the agenda. Perhaps he might turn his mind to the 18 days he has had the royal commission report, so he can think about how to legislate to protect Australian consumers from payday loan sharks. I'm also glad the member for Swan is here. I'm a bit sad he didn't speak about small business. It's an excellent opportunity to speak about...”
- Bills: National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Small Amount Credit Contract and Consumer Lease Reforms) Bill 2018; Second Reading (18 Feb 2019)
“I move: That this bill be now read a second time. It is difficult to fathom why this bill, which seeks to protect vulnerable consumers from the unscrupulous practices of many operators in the business of payday lending and rent-to-buy schemes, is now being introduced to this House for the third time. That's right; it is no less than the third time this bill, drafted by the government, drafted...”
- Committees: Standing Committee on Indigenous Affairs; Report (13 Feb 2019)
“It really is my pleasure to speak to the Report on the impact of inauthentic art and craft in the style of First Nations peoples. I was on this committee. I joined the inquiry when it was partway through its work. I thank all of the committee for their involvement and those that travelled far and wide across the various Indigenous art centres and Indigenous art fairs in this nation to take...”
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 59 debates in the last year — 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.
- 1 person is tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Madeleine King speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 130 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)