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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 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
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Questions without Notice: Energy (31 Aug 2020)
“My question is to the Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction. Will the minister update the House on how the Morrison government's gas plan will support the road to recovery from the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic by delivering the affordable and reliable energy that Australian's rely on?”
- Committees: Environment and Energy Committee; Report (31 Aug 2020)
“I'm delighted to speak on the delegation report, and I again thank the deputy chair for tabling this in the House. The visit of the representatives from the Standing Committee on Environment and Energy to India last November was of enormous value. The primary purpose of the visit was to inform an inquiry we had at the time looking into the prerequisites for introducing nuclear energy to...”
- Bills: National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Amendment (Transparency in Carbon Emissions Accounting) Bill 2020; Report from Committee (31 Aug 2020)
“I am delighted to speak today on the report of the Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy relating to the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Amendment (Transparency in Carbon Emissions Accounting) Bill 2020. I thank the deputy chair for tabling the report on my behalf. The committee concluded not to support the passing of a bill that was put forward as a private member's bill...”
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- Has spoken in 32 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 197 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)