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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Trent Zimmerman 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
- Has never voted on 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
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Statements by Members: Bicentennial of Greek Independence (25 Mar 2021)
“Two and a half thousand years ago, the ancient Greeks built the foundation of our modern democratic traditions. Democracy, translated from the Greek for 'people power', even in its earliest forms, represented concepts we hold dear today: liberty, freedom and government by the people. Yet that freedom was not to be enduring for the Greek people, and, in more recent history, Greece found itself...”
- Bills: Appropriation Bill (No. 3) 2020-2021, Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 2020-2021; Second Reading (25 Mar 2021)
“The original question was that these bills be now read a second time. To this the member for Kingsford Smith has moved as an amendment to the main bill that all words after 'That' be omitted with a view to substituting other words. The question now is that the words proposed to be omitted stand part of the question.”
- Constituency Statements: Page Electorate: Australian Bravery Decorations, Bonalbo Show (25 Mar 2021)
“Order! In accordance with standing order 193, the time for members' constituency statements has concluded”
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- Has spoken in 112 debates in the last year — well above 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") 160 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)