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  • Australian Labor Party Senator for NSW
  • Shadow Minister Assisting on Government Accountability (Senate) (since 28 Jan 2021)
    Shadow Minister for Government Accountability (since 28 Jan 2021)
    Shadow Minister Assisting for Small Business (Senate) (since 28 Jan 2021)
    Shadow Minister for National Reconstruction (since 28 Jan 2021)
    Shadow Minister for Education (Senate) (since 28 Jan 2021)
    Shadow Minister for Youth (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Education (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Minister Assisting for Immigration and Citizenship (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Minister for Multicultural Affairs (Senate) (since 10 Nov 2020)
    Shadow Minister for Immigration and Citizenship (since 2 Jun 2019)
    Shadow Minister for Home Affairs (since 2 Jun 2019)
    Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (since 2 Jun 2019)
  • Became a Senator on 14 February 2018 — unknown
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Kristina Keneally voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Has never voted on same sex marriage. votes
  • Has never voted on tobacco plain packaging. votes
  • Has never voted on a carbon price. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Has never voted on government administered paid parental leave. votes
  • Voted strongly for increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted strongly for the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
  • Voted strongly for implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing competition in bulk wheat export. votes
  • Has never voted on recognising local government in the Constitution. votes
  • Has never voted on temporary protection visas. votes
  • Has never voted on voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing or removing the debt limit. votes
  • Has never voted on a minerals resource rent tax . votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted strongly for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted moderately for unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Has never voted on restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Has never voted on privatising government assets. votes
  • Has never voted on stem cell research. votes
  • Voted moderately against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Has never voted on decreasing the private health insurance rebate. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing the age pension. votes
  • Has never voted on extending government benefits to same-sex couples. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing availability of abortion drugs. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against live animal exports. votes
  • Has never voted on carbon farming. votes
  • Voted moderately for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Has never voted on re-approving/ re-registering agvet chemicals. votes
  • Has never voted on the Intervention in the Northern Territory. votes
  • Has never voted on an emissions reduction fund. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing funding for road infrastructure. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing beef import standards. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing fishing restrictions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Has never voted on uranium export. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing public access to government data. votes
  • Has never voted on an NBN (using fibre to the premises). votes
  • Has never voted on a federal inquiry into Queensland government administration. votes
  • Has never voted on offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and 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: Take Note of Answers: Covid-19 (24 Jun 2021)

“I move: That the Senate take note of the answers given by the Minister representing the Minister for Health (Senator Colbeck) to questions without notice asked today by Senator Gallagher and Senator Keneally. As we stand here today, three states are facing COVID outbreaks—community transmission of COVID. Just weeks ago we had no community transmission of COVID in Australia. That was the...”

Questions without Notice: Covid-19 (24 Jun 2021)

“Premier Berejiklian also said, 'New South Wales has had a real sense of urgency, in relation to the vaccine rollout.' Given that Mr Morrison has said that it's not a race, why has the Morrison government not shared Premier Berejiklian's 'real sense of urgency'?”

Questions without Notice: Covid-19 (24 Jun 2021)

“In facing another COVID-19 outbreak, the New South Wales Liberal Premier, Gladys Berejiklian, has said, 'Until the vast majority of our population is vaccinated these threats will be real and ongoing.' When will the vast majority of the New South Wales population be vaccinated?”

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  • Has spoken in 64 debates in the last year — average amongst Senators.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 162 times in debates — below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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