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- Independent Senator for Queensland
- Changed party from Katter's Australian Party on 25 Oct 2018; from Independent on 4 Jun 2018; from Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party on 15 Jan 2018
- Became a Senator on 10 November 2017 — unknown
- Email me whenever Fraser Anning speaks (no more than once per day)
Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Fraser Anning voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly against same sex marriage. votes
- Voted very strongly against tobacco plain packaging. votes
- Voted very strongly against a carbon price. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
- Voted strongly against implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
- Voted strongly against 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 very strongly for unconventional gas mining. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
- Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
- Voted moderately against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
- Voted moderately for live animal exports. votes
- Voted moderately for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
- Voted strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing fishing restrictions. votes
- Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against increasing surveillance powers. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes
- Voted very strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
- Has never voted on increasing freedom of political communication. votes
- Voted strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes
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- Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Motions: Senate Standing Orders (13 Feb 2019)
“I move: That the Senate— (a) notes that: (i) in the last 15 years, Labor Governments around Australia have progressively forced Parliaments and every government department and instrumentality to begin public meetings with a secular genuflection to Aboriginal prior settlement called "acknowledgement of country", (ii) this practice constitutes a tokenistic exercise invented by left-wing...”
- Motions: Law Enforcement (13 Feb 2019)
“I move: That the Senate— a.affirms the right of every citizen to feel safe in their own home; b.recognises the sad reality that the police cannot be everywhere at every time; c.accepts that Australian citizens have the absolute right to defend themselves and their family from harm; d.notes that, due to the failure of the current Government to restrict immigration from lawless Third...”
- Bills: Home Affairs Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2018; Returned from the House of Representatives (13 Feb 2019)
“This bill is simply a Trojan horse to collapse Australian border protection. Anyone who cares about this country maintaining any form of border control against illegal immigrants, people smugglers and terrorists should be utterly opposed to this bill. The pretext that the illegal immigrants detained offshore need to come to Australia for medical treatment is utter nonsense. Medical care...”
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- Has spoken in 81 debates in the last year — average amongst Senators.
- People have made 0 comments on this Senator's speeches — average amongst Senators.
- 2 people are tracking whenever this Senator speaks — email me whenever Fraser Anning speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 47 times in debates — well below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)