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

RSS feed Ted O'Brien MP

Photo of Ted O'Brien

Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Ted O'Brien voted on key issues since 2006:

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

Read about how the voting record is decided.

More on their full record

RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Committees: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Joint Committee; Report (1 Sep 2021)

“On behalf of the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade, I present the committee's report entitled One nation, one family, one future: deepening relations with the Pacific nations through trade. Report made a parliamentary paper in accordance with standing order 39(e). by leave—Before I go into the nuts and bolts of this report, can I just reflect very quickly on...”

Statements by Members: ANZUS Treaty (1 Sep 2021)

“I believe our nation's greatest challenge is not COVID-19 but resolving the China question and pursuing peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific. We know that the international political economy is amidst a period of heightened uncertainty, and the strategic challenges we face as a nation are as great as we've seen for generations. But our end goal is clear: it is peace; it is stability; it is...”

Questions without Notice: COVID-19: Morrison Government (30 Aug 2021)

“My question goes to the Prime Minister: We are making daily progress on the national plan as more and more Australians, including those in my electorate, continue to arm themselves against COVID-19 through vaccination. Will the Prime Minister please update the House on how this plan will safely restore livelihoods and help to secure Australia's post-pandemic future?”

More of Ted O'Brien'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 52 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 9 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Ted O'Brien speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 228 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

Register of Interests (What's this?)

Scan of Ted O'Brien's entry is not yet available