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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
- Voted very strongly for increasing investment in renewable energy. 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
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Questions without Notice: Prime Minister (2 Sep 2021)
“[by video link] My question is to the Prime Minister. The Prime Minister said, 'Ultimately everything is a state matter.' Was it the states or the Prime Minister who backed Clive Palmer's attempt to tear down the Western Australian border last year and expose Western Australians to COVID? Can the Prime Minister confirm his support of Clive Palmer cost taxpayers $1 million, some of which went...”
- Bills: Industry Research and Development Amendment (Industry Innovation and Science Australia) Bill 2021; Second Reading (30 Aug 2021)
“[by video link] This Industry Research and Development Amendment (Industry Innovation and Science Australia) Bill 2021 will put the word 'industry' back into Innovation and Science Australia. It is a renaming bill. It is not particularly exciting but it is this government's priority. It means that Industry Innovation and Science Australia will join a long list of famous name changes. The...”
- Questions without Notice: COVID-19: Quarantine (26 Aug 2021)
“[by video link] My question is to the Prime Minister. Can the Prime Minister confirm that, a week after announcing an MOU with the Western Australian government to build a quarantine facility at Jandakot Airport, and a day after asking parliament to authorise the works, the facility has now been canned in favour of a new site which is highly contaminated with PFAS? Eighteen months into a...”
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- Has spoken in 38 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 16–17 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") 94 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)