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  • Australian Labor Party Representative for Makin
  • Entered House of Representatives on 24 November 2007 — Federal election
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Statements by Members: Global Hunger (8 Sep 2022)

“Yesterday I met with representatives of Micah Australia, who, I know, also spoke with other members of this place. They drew my attention to the global hunger crisis facing people around the world, with the top five at-risk countries being Ethiopia, Somalia, Yemen, South Sudan and Afghanistan. A combination of conflict, COVID-19 and climate change has created a humanitarian emergency, with an...”

Adjournment: Climate Change, Population Growth (7 Sep 2022)

“Over the past 75 years, since World War II—after which the world embarked on a massive rebuild and growth phase—climate change, environmental degradation and global population growth have had a very similar trajectory. That should come as no surprise, as the three issues are entwined. Climate change contributes to environmental demise, environmental degradation in turn contributes...”

Bills: Aged Care Amendment (Implementing Care Reform) Bill 2022; Second Reading (7 Sep 2022)

“Nothing highlights the failures and incompetence of the Morrison government more so than its handling, or should I say mishandling, of aged-care services, a sector that has been in crisis for years. The sector has been the subject of some 20 aged-care reviews in the past 20 years, including a review by a committee of this parliament. Indeed, the Standing Committee on Health, Aged Care and...”

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  • Has spoken in 28 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 4 comments on this Representative's speeches — well above average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 18–19 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") 798 times in debates — well above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)