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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
- Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted very 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: Broadband (27 Feb 2020)
“My question is to the Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts. Will the minister outline to the House how the Morrison government is delivering on its plans to achieve its NBN rollout targets?”
- Constituency Statements: Cairns: Tourism (27 Feb 2020)
“Order! I made it clear before the Federation Chamber was suspended that the type of conduct that we're seeing this morning has been deemed by the Speaker to be an abuse of the forms of the House and disorderly conduct. I alerted to the chamber to the consequences of this continuing. I'm therefore deeming that the Federation Chamber is experiencing disorderly behaviour in accordance with...”
- Constituency Statements: Moore Electorate (27 Feb 2020)
“Under standing order 187, I'm deeming that the behaviour in the Federation Chamber this morning is disorderly. I propose to suspend the chamber for 10 minutes. I ask members to reflect on whether they intend to continue these practices which the Speaker has made quite clear are disorderly. The Federation Chamber will resume at 10.15. Proceedings suspended from 10:06 to 10:15”
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- Has spoken in 50 debates in the last year — 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") 114 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)