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  • Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party Senator for Queensland
  • Former Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party Representative for Oxley
  • Entered the Senate on 1 July 2016 — Federal election
  • Previously Representative for Oxley until 3 October 1998 — unknown
  • Entered House of Representatives on 2 March 1996 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Pauline Hanson voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Has never voted on same sex marriage. votes
  • Voted very strongly for tobacco plain packaging. votes
  • Has never voted on a carbon price. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly against implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly for voluntary student union fees. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted very strongly for regional processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Voted moderately against unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted moderately against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Aboriginal heritage sites. votes
  • Voted moderately 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 for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly for increasing consumer protections. votes
  • Has never voted on offshore processing of asylum seekers. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing freedom of political communication. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Motions: Taxation (31 Jul 2019)

“I seek leave to amend general business notice of motion No. 71 standing in my name, relating to families and the tax system, relating to income splitting. Leave is granted. I move the motion as amended: That the Senate— (a) acknowledges that: (i) the family is the basis of society and, in most cases, the best place to raise children, (ii) policies that encourage the formation of stable...”

Bills: Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Cashless Welfare) Bill 2019; Second Reading (31 Jul 2019)

“All right. It is that if you have a serious offence of three years or more you're on income management. So being drunk and disorderly is no reason for it at all. When you have people who are saying that it is working in these communities, that families are now able to provide for and look after their children, that communities are better for it, that there is less violence, less drinking,...”

Bills: Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Cashless Welfare) Bill 2019; Second Reading (31 Jul 2019)

“I have supported the cashless debit card as an effective means of reducing the impact of alcohol and drug use since its inception, because it works. I took part in the committee inquiry hearing in Kalgoorlie in 2017 and heard from people about the level of dysfunction which drug and alcohol abuse bring to a community. I have spoken to community representatives since about the positive impact...”

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  • Has spoken in 95 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Senators.
  • People have made 8 comments on this Senator's speeches — well above average amongst Senators.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 206 times in debates — average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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