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- Australian Labor Party Representative for Burt
- Shadow Minister for Defence Industry (since 2 Jun 2019)
Shadow Minister for Western Australian Resources (since 2 Jun 2019)
Shadow Minister Assisting for Small and Family Business (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
- 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
- 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.
- Governor General's Speech: Address-in-Reply (22 Oct 2019)
“Labor is the party of the social safety net. But Labor is also the party of prosperity. We in Labor quintessentially believe that in the rich, wealthy nation of ours in which we live there is no reason why people can't have access to good health care, why they can't have access to a quality education and why they can't have a roof over their heads and a job to go to as well. We are the party...”
- Constituency Statements: Burt Electorate: Champion Centre (22 Oct 2019)
“On Friday, I joined in celebrating the reopening of the Champion Centre in Armadale, a unique local government community hub for Indigenous people in the community of Burt that provides a central location for our Aboriginal people to come together to access all sorts of vital government community services and programs. Over the last 11 years, countless community groups and services have been...”
- Statements by Members: Western Australia: Economy (22 Oct 2019)
“Last week two important pieces of information for Western Australia were revealed. The first was that WA's unemployment rate remains materially higher than the rest of the nation, at 5.7 per cent. The second, as revealed in the West Australian, was that more than $1 billion of shovel ready infrastructure projects are being held up by this federal government. Labor has been crying out for the...”
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- Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — 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 18–19 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") 161 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)