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Mark Butler MP
- Australian Labor Party Representative for Hindmarsh
- Minister for Health and Aged Care (since 1 Jun 2022)
Deputy Leader of the House (since 1 Jun 2022)
- Entered House of Representatives on 24 November 2007 — Federal election
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Most recent appearances in parliament
- Constituency Statements: Hindmarsh Electorate: Volunteer Awards (23 May 2023)
“Last week I'm sure all members of this parliament took part in some celebration or another for National Volunteer Week, which is a great opportunity for us to provide our thanks as a community for the love, energy and time that literally millions of Australians adults give every week to myriad organisations that keep our society running and that we're lucky to have here in this country. We...”
- Questions without Notice: Medicare (23 May 2023)
“I thank the member for Tangney for his question. He knows that, after nine years of cuts and neglect of Medicare, it has never been harder than it is today to see a doctor. He also knows the pressure on bulk-billing rates in WA, because they are some of the most severe anywhere in the country. That's why he campaigned so hard on our promise to strengthen Medicare. Our budget two weeks ago...”
- Questions without Notice: Health Care (22 May 2023)
“I want to thank the member for Hunter for his question. He was so clear, in his promise to his community at the last election, on his commitment to deliver better health care for his community in the Hunter Valley. He promised to reinstate funding that was cut by the Liberal Party to the Hunter after-hours GP service, a nation-leading after-hours service, and he delivered on that promise...”
More of Mark Butler's recent appearances
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- Has spoken in 50 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
- People have made 3 comments on this Representative's speeches — well above average amongst Representatives.
- This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 73 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Mark Butler speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 349 times in debates — average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)