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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 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.
- Bills: Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Streamlining Environmental Approvals) Bill 2020; Second Reading (3 Sep 2020)
“I rise to speak on the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Streamlining Environmental Approvals) Bill 2020 and the amendment moved to it. The Morrison government is failing Australian jobs and the Australian environment. Even before the COVID-19 pandemic hit and the economic recession it has caused was thrust upon us, the Morrison government was stifling the...”
- Statements by Members: Burt Electorate: Vocational Education and Training (1 Sep 2020)
“Last year the state member for Armadale, Dr Buti, and I secured federal and state Labor commitments in the federal election campaign to build a new TAFE in Armadale. While we're unfortunate that Labor didn't make it to government in 2019, I'm so excited that the McGowan Labor state government has announced a new $22.6 million state-of-the-art TAFE campus to be built in the heart of Armadale...”
- Motions: Environment, Employment (31 Aug 2020)
“The Morrison government is failing Australia and Australians. Even before the COVID-19 pandemic hit and the economic recession it caused was thrust upon us, the Morrison government was stifling the opportunity for major resources and infrastructure projects around Australia to proceed. This has become such a profound issue that even the WA Minister for Transport called out the government for...”
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- Has spoken in 40 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 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") 185 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)