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  • Liberal Party Representative for Durack
  • Minister for Defence Industry (since 29 May 2019)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 7 September 2013 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Melissa Price voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly against a carbon price. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly against implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for temporary protection visas. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing or removing the debt limit. votes
  • Voted very strongly against a minerals resource rent tax . votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted very strongly for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted very strongly for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Has never voted on restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the price of subsidised medicine. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing the age pension. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for an emissions reduction fund. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Questions without Notice: COVID-19: Defence Industry (8 Dec 2020)

“I thank the member for Stirling for his question and also acknowledge and thank him for his service to our Defence Force. I also acknowledge and thank the thousands of Australian men and women who, like him, have worn the Australian uniform to keep us safe. The Morrison government's $270 billion investment in defence capability is contributing significantly to our comeback from the COVID-19...”

Questions without Notice: Defence Industry (2 Dec 2020)

“I thank the member for Reid for her question. I especially thank the member for her support and passion for Australia's defence industry. She is an excellent example of the diversity and quality of the members of the Morrison government. The Morrison government's $270 billion worth of defence capability is contributing significantly to the comeback from the COVID-19 recession. We are...”

Committees: Meeting (30 Nov 2020)

“by leave—I move: That: Ms Liu be appointed a member of the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue; Mrs McIntosh be appointed a member of the Publications Committee; and Mr Pasin be appointed a member of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works. Question agreed to.”

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  • Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — well 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 17–18 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") 238 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

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