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RSS feed Eric Abetz, former Senator

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  • Former Liberal Party Senator for Tasmania
  • Became a Senator on 22 February 1994 — unknown
  • Left Senate on 21 May 2022 — unknown

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Statements: Budget (30 Mar 2022)

“In these uncertain times, with Russia brutally invading Ukraine, and China's communist dictatorship threatening democratic Taiwan and buying favour with the Solomon Islands, we need people of substance, stability and strength in the leadership of our country. The superficial headline-seekers never cut it. They'll opportunistically praise the war criminal Putin one day and then quickly and...”

Condolences: Kitching, Senator Kimberley Jane Elizabeth (28 Mar 2022)

“The nation, the Senate and the ALP all lost a star on 10 March, with the untimely passing of Senator Kitching. Her staff lost a great boss—staff who were a great reflection of the senator's personal disposition. The office was truly a team—Team Kitching. The loss must be keenly felt by them, and I am pleased the Special Minister of State is looking after them in relation to their...”

Questions without Notice: Oil and Gas Exploration (10 Feb 2022)

“Are you the one with the water?”

More of Eric Abetz's recent appearances


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  • Has spoken in 39 debates in the last year — average amongst Senators.
  • People have made 30 comments on this Senator's speeches — well above average amongst Senators.
  • 31 people are tracking whenever this Senator speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1796 times in debates — well above average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)