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  • Liberal Party Senator for Victoria
  • Assistant Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services and Financial Technology (since 29 May 2019)
  • Became a Senator on 1 July 2016 — Federal election
  • Email me whenever Jane Hume speaks (no more than once per day)

Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Jane Hume voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly for same sex marriage. votes
  • Voted very strongly for tobacco plain packaging. votes
  • Voted very strongly against a carbon price. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly against the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
  • Voted moderately for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted moderately 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 restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Voted very strongly for live animal exports. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing fishing restrictions. votes
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted very strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing freedom of political communication. votes
  • Voted strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Bills: Australian Business Growth Fund Bill 2019; In Committee (27 Feb 2020)

“I think that your question has contradictory components. The banks want to be involved in this is because we are encouraging them to. We are showing them the leadership to get them involved. But the purpose is not to empower or to profit the big banks; it is to help small and medium enterprises find access to long-term patient capital so they can invest, grow and employ Australians.”

Bills: Australian Business Growth Fund Bill 2019; In Committee (27 Feb 2020)

“No.”

Bills: Australian Business Growth Fund Bill 2019; In Committee (27 Feb 2020)

“Because the Commonwealth is a shareholder, it will have access to as much information as required.”

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  • Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — 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") 167 times in debates — average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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