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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Ben Small 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 marine conservation. votes
  • Voted very strongly 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 very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. 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

Matters of Public Importance: Morrison Government (23 Jun 2021)

“Like something from Sesame Street, today's MPI seems to be brought to us by the No. 2050 and the letter D. The letter D is for division and dysfunction over there on the Labor benches. The Labor Party will do anything, it seems, to paint over their own internal divisions, whether it's on coal, on gas, on energy or on emissions reductions, and the investments that this government seeks to make...”

Questions without Notice: Energy (23 Jun 2021)

“In light of the minister's answer about how effective our 'technology, not taxes' approach has been, is the minister aware of any risks to our economy and to Australian jobs whilst we set about lowering emissions?”

Questions without Notice: Energy (23 Jun 2021)

“Can the minister outline why this 'technology, not taxes' approach is important to supporting jobs in my home state of Western Australia but is particularly important in reducing emissions in intensive industries like manufacturing, agriculture, transport and resources?”

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  • Has spoken in 27 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") 18 times in debates — well below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

Register of Interests (What's this?)

Ben Small's latest interest statementPDFLast updated: 29 Jul 2021