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  • Australian Labor Party Representative for Shortland
  • Minister for Defence Industry (since 1 Jun 2022)
    Minister for International Development and the Pacific (since 1 Jun 2022)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 7 September 2013 — Federal election
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Matters of Public Importance: Defence (13 Feb 2024)

“Wasn't that an awful addition from the shadow minister for defence, the member for Canning? I was delighted when I saw this MPI. I've been begging for this MPI. Unfortunately, governments don't get to sett the MPI, so I had to wait for the shadow minister to bowl this up. It allows me to spend 10 minutes talking about how those opposite, the Liberal Party, are weak on national defence and...”

Matters of Public Importance: Defence (13 Feb 2024)

“Have another go at us, Andrew. Put it on a projector. Put it on an overhead.”

Questions without Notice: Taxation (8 Feb 2024)

“As I was explaining, it's critical to build and retain a skilled defence industry workforce to repair projects and get them back on track, because of what occurred under the opposition leader. He had 28 projects running 97 years late and $6½ billion over budget. It's important to get skilled workers because we had the last government spend $114 million on a naval shipbuilding college...”

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  • Has spoken in 30 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 1 comment on this Representative's speeches — 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") 419 times in debates — above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)