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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Vince Connelly voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
- Voted strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted moderately for decreasing availability of welfare payments. 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.
- Bills: Transport Security Amendment (Testing and Training) Bill 2020; Second Reading (10 Dec 2020)
“The year 2020 has tested humanity in new and unexpected ways. The way that we live, work, recreate and, of course, travel has changed. Before COVID-19, there were 38 million people travelling annually through Australian airports and marine ports. As we near Christmas, as state and territory borders reopen, people all over Australia are desperate, understandably, to get home to loved ones....”
- Bills: Aviation Legislation Amendment (Liability and Insurance) Bill 2020; Second Reading (10 Dec 2020)
“Firstly, I'll frame the context for the Aviation Legislation Amendment (Liability and Insurance) Bill 2020. The Australian government is examining options to further support and strengthen the aviation industry to manage the current impacts of the COVID-19 downturn, support the recovery and look at pathways for longer-term recovery. The Australian government has clear long-term objectives for...”
- Bills: Aged Care Legislation Amendment (Improved Home Care Payment Administration No. 2) Bill 2020; Second Reading (9 Dec 2020)
“Before I speak directly to the amendments in this bill, the Aged Care Legislation Amendment (Improved Home Care Payment Administration No. 2) Bill 2020, I'll first frame some of the context. The Morrison government is steadfastly committed to valuing and supporting ageing Australians, and that is why we're continuously improving our aged-care system. Demonstrating this commitment, we are...”
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- Has spoken in 61 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 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") 52 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)