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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 strongly 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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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Adjournment: NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission (18 Jun 2020)
“South Australians were, justifiably, horrified when they heard of Anne Marie Smith's cruel, tragic and unnecessary death in the cane chair which had become her bed and her toilet. Anne Marie was failed by her carer and her NDIS provider—Integrity Care—and she was failed by the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission. Whistleblowers have contacted me to share what appears to be a...”
- Questions to the Speaker: Questions in Writing (18 Jun 2020)
“Under standing order 105(b), may I request that you write to the Minister for Foreign Affairs to seek the reason for the delay in answering questions in writing Nos 153 and 292, the former of which has been on the Notice Paper now for 284 days? May I also request that you write to the Minister for Youth and Sport regarding question in writing No. 281 that has been on the Notice Paper for 136...”
- Questions without Notice: Agriculture Industry (18 Jun 2020)
“My question is to the Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management. To meet biosecurity requirements in international markets, SA growers must freight to irradiation facilities in Queensland or Victoria. Added time and cost of interstate freight puts SA at a distinct disadvantage. We need our own facility near the airport. With the number of fruit fly outbreaks in South...”
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- Has spoken in 92 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") 253 times in debates — average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)