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- Australian Labor Party Senator for NSW
- Former Australian Labor Party Representative for Robertson
- Entered the Senate on 13 November 2013 — unknown
- Previously Representative for Robertson until 7 September 2013 — unknown
- Entered House of Representatives on 21 August 2010 — Federal election
- Email me whenever Deborah O'Neill speaks (no more than once per day)
- Statements: Budget (30 Mar 2022)
“I acknowledge Senator Griff's comments. It is a great privilege to be able to serve in this place. We do the best we can with what we have. I think our staff really are a vital part of that, so I want to acknowledge that. Thank you for your service to the Australian parliament, Senator Griff. However, I do want to give the government a basting because you would think the government should be...”
- Bills: Treasury Laws Amendment (Cyclone and Flood Damage Reinsurance Pool) Bill 2022; Second Reading (30 Mar 2022)
“I rise to make a contribution having happily been a member of the northern Australia infrastructure committee and having travelled quite extensively, particularly in health committees, across the north of this country. Invariably, no matter what policy we were interrogating, the issue of insurance for people in the north would come up. It's like they're the canary in the coalmine for the rest...”
- Bills: Appropriation Bill (No. 3) 2021-2022, Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 2021-2022; Second Reading (30 Mar 2022)
“I rise to speak on Appropriation Bill (No. 3) 2021-2022 and Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 2021-2022. This government pretends that it can manage the economy, but all it really does is run up debt, keep wages down and waste money on rorts to keep itself in office. They have no macroreform or microreform agenda to deliver safe and secure jobs or to grow wages. Is there a single issue that faces...”
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- Has spoken in 102 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Representatives.
- Has spoken in 98 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Senators.
- People have made 0 comments on this Representative's speeches — below average amongst Representatives.
- People have made 2 comments on this Senator's speeches — above average amongst Senators.
- This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 18 people are tracking whenever this Senator speaks — email me whenever Deborah O'Neill speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 211 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 544 times in debates — above average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)