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  • Centre Alliance Representative for Mayo
  • Changed party from Nick Xenophon Team on 10 Apr 2018
  • Entered House of Representatives on 2 July 2016 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Rebekha Sharkie voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted moderately against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing consumer protections. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Statements by Members: SmartBar Walk for a Veteran with PTSD, Mayo Electorate: Cycling and Walking Trails (3 Sep 2020)

“I recently joined hundreds of walkers for the annual SmartBar Walk for a Veteran with PTSD. This event raises awareness, and it raised around $60,000 for veterans and emergency services personnel. I would like to acknowledge walk founder Chad McLaren for organising such a worthwhile initiative. I'd also mention the beautiful shared-use trail through the Adelaide Hills that was used for a...”

Private Members' Business: Headspace (31 Aug 2020)

“The pandemic has changed the way we live, work, study and connect with others. Whether it be weddings or anniversaries or 50th birthday celebrations, they are all decidedly smaller. While it's disappointing that we can't share these milestones with friends, we know that this will pass and the opportunity to do so again will return. But for the younger generation, the opportunity, once lost,...”

Private Members' Business: Defence Industry (31 Aug 2020)

“I rise in support of this motion by the member for Herbert. South Australia is not immune to the rising tide of unemployment in the wake of the economic downturn caused by this pandemic. While unemployment in our state climbed to 8.8 per cent in June, the defence industry in South Australia is bucking this trend and providing a consistent stream of skilled work for our state, including in my...”

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  • Has spoken in 69 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 2 comments 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") 259 times in debates — average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

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