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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 a mixture of for and against 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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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Bills: Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Continuation of Cashless Welfare) Bill 2020; Second Reading (12 Nov 2020)
“I have spoken about the cashless welfare card in this place on a number of occasions. I have taken the time to visit the trial site of Ceduna, and, with my Centre Alliance colleague Stirling Griff, I have also met many participants, as well as organisations and the police, in the trial site at Hervey Bay. I think it's fair to say that there are mixed views across all four trial sites,...”
- Bills: Radiocommunications Legislation Amendment (Reform and Modernisation) Bill 2020; Second Reading (11 Nov 2020)
“I'm very pleased to support the Radiocommunications Legislation Amendment (Reform and Modernisation) Bill 2020. Australia's radiofrequency spectrum is a critical national resource and it needs a robust and flexible regulatory framework to respond to our evolving communication industries. Our spectrum is estimated to be worth $177 billion over the next 15 years, with ACMA managing more than...”
- Constituency Statements: Mayo Electorate: Exports (11 Nov 2020)
“South Australia's exports to China in 2019-20 were worth $3 billion. South Australian wine exports make up over a third of that sum, with local wine exports in China growing from $330 million in 2014 to $1.2 billion in 2019. My electorate is home to several of South Australia's wine regions—Adelaide Hills, McLaren Vale, Currency Creek, Southern Fleurieu, Langhorne Creek and Kangaroo...”
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- Has spoken in 77 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") 275 times in debates — average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)