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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Jacqui Lambie voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted moderately against a carbon price. votes
- Voted moderately for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
- Voted strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
- Voted strongly against the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
- Voted moderately for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
- Voted very strongly against temporary protection visas. votes
- Voted moderately for voluntary student union fees. votes
- Voted very strongly against a minerals resource rent tax . votes
- Voted moderately for increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
- Voted moderately for increasing marine conservation. votes
- Voted moderately against unconventional gas mining. votes
- Voted very strongly for restricting foreign ownership. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
- Voted very strongly against privatising government assets. votes
- Voted strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
- Voted moderately against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing funding for university education. votes
- Voted moderately for increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against live animal exports. votes
- Voted moderately against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
- Voted very strongly for an emissions reduction fund. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing fishing restrictions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
- Has never voted on uranium export. votes
- Voted moderately for increasing surveillance powers. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes
- Voted very strongly for a federal inquiry into Queensland government administration. votes
- Voted moderately against increasing freedom of political communication. votes
- Voted very strongly against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes
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- Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Motions: Veterans: Suicide (27 Feb 2020)
“I wish to inform the chamber that Senator Hanson, Senator Siewert, Senator Steele-John, Senator Patrick and Senator Marielle Smith will also sponsor this motion. I move: That the Senate— (a) is not of the view that the Morrison Government's announcement of the National Commissioner for Defence and Veterans Suicide Prevention is "better than a Royal Commission"; (b) calls on the Morrison...”
- Adjournment: Veterans: Suicide (25 Feb 2020)
“I asked Lynn Chilcott what message she wanted to send to the government today. She said to me, 'I've read the articles, I've listened to the speeches and I still don't understand. How does the government's never ending commission help me save my husband?' Damien O'Neill served in the Navy for 25 years. He saw active duty in Afghanistan, Iraq, East Timor and the Gulf. He has well and truly...”
- Questions without Notice: National Security (25 Feb 2020)
“China says that all suggestions by Australian media and security institutions about Chinese interference are fabrications. So I'm asking the minister about what they're saying—does she believe they're right? And if she doesn't, then why won't the Liberal-National parties support an inquiry into relationships with China?”
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- Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — below average amongst Senators.
- People have made 4 comments on this Senator's speeches — above average amongst Senators.
- 15 people are tracking whenever this Senator speaks — email me whenever Jacqui Lambie speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 252 times in debates — average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)