This data was produced by OpenAustralia from a variety of sources.

RSS feed Patrick Gorman MP

Photo of Patrick Gorman
  • Australian Labor Party Representative for Perth
  • Shadow Assistant Minister for Western Australia (since 28 Jan 2021)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 28 July 2018 — Byelection
  • Email me whenever Patrick Gorman speaks (no more than once per day)

Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Patrick Gorman 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
  • Has never voted on more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted moderately against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes

Read about how the voting record is decided.

More on their full record

RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Private Members' Business: Taxation: Distillers (22 Mar 2021)

“Let's distil this motion in simple terms. Our spirits manufacturers are asking for a level playing field—a spirit level, if you like. For some, it is too 'whisky' to make the investment grow under current conditions. For some, it just rubs against the grain. They are treated differently to others in the alcohol production industry, but they don't whine; they keep their 'gin' up. They...”

Motions: HomeBuilder Program (22 Mar 2021)

“The member for O'Connor; said I'm sure there will be a bit of leeway to allow people to press ahead and get their projects underway. He actually said that the six-month deadline doesn't apply. I'm not sure that's actually true, but it's what he's been telling his constituents, which is a huge concern when people are making huge investments in their homes and building them up. It's a very...”

Motions: HomeBuilder Program (22 Mar 2021)

“This government loves congratulating itself. It's always boasting about success but never admitting to failure. 'How good are the WA Liberals?' yelled Senator Cash—a key line for the ages. We saw Prime Minister Scott Morrison claim that he won the WA state election. It's just more proof of how out of touch he is with Western Australia. I live in Western Australia, and I can tell the...”

More of Patrick Gorman's recent appearances


Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, Representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site. (More about this)

  • Has spoken in 40 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 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 3 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Patrick Gorman speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 77 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

Register of Interests (What's this?)

Scan of Patrick Gorman's entry is not yet available