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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 moderately 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: Deputy Prime Minister (24 Jun 2021)

“Nationals MP Michelle Landry said earlier this week in relation to the prospective reappointment of now Deputy Prime Minister Joyce: I think that if he became leader again there would be women out there that would be unhappy with that. If Mr Joyce doesn't even have the confidence of his own colleagues, how can he have a seat at the cabinet task force on the status of women?”

Questions without Notice: Deputy Prime Minister (24 Jun 2021)

“My question is for the Minister representing the Prime Minister, Senator Birmingham. The former Deputy Prime Minister, Mr Michael McCormack, was a member of the cabinet task force created to oversee the status of women in Australia. It was tasked with, amongst other things, the government's response to the Foster review and the Jenkins inquiry. Will newly appointed Deputy Prime Minister Joyce...”

Questions without Notice: Deputy Prime Minister (24 Jun 2021)

“The former Deputy Prime Minister, Mr McCormack, was the deputy chair of the governance committee of cabinet responsible for the ministerial standards and the conduct of members of the executive. Will newly appointed Deputy Prime Minister Joyce, the only member of parliament to have his own clause in the ministerial standards, replace Mr McCormack?”

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  • Has spoken in 70 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") 338 times in debates — average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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