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- Australian Labor Party Representative for Burt
- Shadow Minister Assisting for Small Business (since 28 Jan 2021)
Shadow Minister for Defence Industry (since 2 Jun 2019)
- Entered House of Representatives on 2 July 2016 — Federal election
- Email me whenever Matt Keogh speaks (no more than once per day)
Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Matt Keogh 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
- Has never voted on more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
- Voted moderately 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
- 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.
- Constituency Statements: Western Australia: Election (25 Feb 2021)
“Early voting is now open in Western Australia for the state election on 13 March. We're expecting that due to the ongoing COVID crisis more people than ever will be voting early at polling booths and through the post. While the Leader of the Opposition in WA claims that we shouldn't let the WA Labor have total control—a ridiculous comment when that's exactly what the Liberals have had...”
- Grievance Debate: JobKeeper Payment (23 Feb 2021)
“The Labor Party was founded by the union movement on the need to protect workers and to ensure those working had good pay, stable jobs and good working conditions. We know that this requires a prosperous small-business sector to support these jobs and we support them too. We acknowledge that owners of small businesses, be they tradies, mum-and-dad franchisees or the owners of local cafes, are...”
- Statements by Members: Western Australia: Bushfires (23 Feb 2021)
“Earlier this month my community commemorated the 10-year anniversary of the Kelmscott-Roleystone bushfires. It was especially poignant this year. The anniversary came just days after the bushfires in Perth's north-eastern suburbs in which some 86 homes were destroyed. In 2011, 71 homes were lost in our hills and 39 more were badly damaged, including my parents' home, where I grew up. Many...”
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- Has spoken in 39 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 5 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Matt Keogh speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 208 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)