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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Zali Steggall voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Voted strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted moderately against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
- Voted strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against increasing consumer protections. votes
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- Questions without Notice: Gas Industry (21 Oct 2020)
“To the Prime Minister: the government's economically short-sighted obsession with a gas-led recovery is currently going so far as to consider supporting an exploration licence for gas off the east coast from Newcastle to Manly, known as PEP 11. The adjacent coastal area has a gross regional product of over $50 billion, much of which is from tourism. PEP 11 could put all that at risk and is...”
- Adjournment: COVID-19: Domestic and Family Violence (20 Oct 2020)
“I rise tonight, sadly, to raise the health crisis that is not getting the mobilisation and focus needed. It's a shadow pandemic and an ongoing national emergency. The scourge of domestic and family violence has long simmered away in our suburbs, but the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent lockdowns and restrictions have led to a devastating escalation. Between financial stress, increased...”
- Bills: Economic Recovery Package (JobMaker Hiring Credit) Amendment Bill 2020; Second Reading (19 Oct 2020)
“I rise to speak on the Economic Recovery Package (JobMaker Hiring Credit) Amendment Bill 2020. The JobMaker Hiring Credit will give businesses incentives to take on additional young JobSeekers. This is designed to help young people access job opportunities as the economy recovers. The JobMaker Hiring Credit will be available to employers for each new job they create over the next 12 months...”
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- Has spoken in 76 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Representatives.
- People have made 3 comments on this Representative's speeches — above 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") 74 times in debates — well below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)