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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Andrew McLachlan voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly against a carbon price. votes
  • 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
  • Has never voted on increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted very strongly for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted moderately for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Voted very strongly for live animal exports. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted very strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Bills: Aged Care and Other Legislation Amendment (Royal Commission Response No. 1) Bill 2021; Third Reading (24 Jun 2021)

“No amendments have been circulated. Does any senator require a committee stage? If not, I shall call the minister to move the third reading.”

Questions without Notice: Aged Care (23 Jun 2021)

“Can the minister outline the government's commitment to older Australians, with a record $17.7 billion investment in aged care?”

Questions without Notice: Aged Care (23 Jun 2021)

“Can the minister advise what other measures the government is implementing to support independent advocacy and greater choice for senior Australians?”

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  • Has spoken in 39 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Senators.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Senator's speeches — average amongst Senators.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 19 times in debates — well below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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