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  • Australian Labor Party Senator for NSW
  • Shadow Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation (Senate) (since 28 Jan 2021)
    Shadow Minister for the Environment and Water (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Minister for Women (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Assistant Minister for Communities and the Prevention of Family Violence (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Minister Assisting for Climate Change (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Minister for Climate Change and Energy (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Assistant Treasurer (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Assistant Minister to the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (since 2 Jun 2019)
    Shadow Cabinet Secretary (since 2 Jun 2019)
  • Became a Senator on 6 May 2015 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Jenny McAllister voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly for same sex marriage. votes
  • Has never voted on tobacco plain packaging. votes
  • Voted moderately against a carbon price. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly for the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
  • Voted strongly for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly against voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted moderately for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted moderately for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted strongly against restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against live animal exports. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing fishing restrictions. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Voted very strongly for offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing freedom of political communication. votes
  • Voted moderately against decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Questions without Notice: Domestic and Family Violence (18 Mar 2021)

“Domestic Violence New South Wales CEO Delia Donovan has said: … it's absolutely not OK in terms of creating further debt and poverty later on for women, who are already affected by the gender pay gap One in three women have no super. Most women under the age of 45 have a super balance of less than $45,000. I ask again: why does the minister think it would be 'a terrific opportunity' to...”

Questions without Notice: Domestic and Family Violence (18 Mar 2021)

“Domestic violence victim-survivor Nicole Lee told the ABC: 'We don't even have any super to tap into, and the other side of that is that we shouldn't be tapping into super to escape from violence.' Why does the minister think it is 'a terrific opportunity' to make a woman who wants to leave a violent relationship choose between her financial security and her personal safety?”

Questions without Notice: Domestic and Family Violence (18 Mar 2021)

“My question is to the Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services and the Digital Economy, Senator Hume. Yesterday, in response to a question about the government's plan for victims-survivors of domestic violence to fund their own escape plans using their superannuation, the Prime Minister said: 'We've been consulting with various groups around the country. We're listening to those...”

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  • Has spoken in 73 debates in the last year — above 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") 323 times in debates — average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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