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Voting record (from They Vote For You)
How Tim Ayres voted on key issues since 2006:
- Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing marine conservation. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
- Voted very strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing surveillance powers. votes
- Voted very strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes
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- Never rebels against their party in this parliament.
- Questions without Notice: Take Note of Answers: Economy, Women's Economic Security (10 Sep 2019)
“One of the things I've noticed over the course of the last couple of months—I've been in the Senate for just a few moments, really—is the refusal of those opposite to acknowledge the basic facts in the Australian economy, a refusal to engage with the real issues. As I said yesterday, that really is a precondition for being effective: acknowledge what the problem is, work out what...”
- Matters of Public Importance: Economy (9 Sep 2019)
“I won't reflect on that last contribution too much, except to say that it's a strange obsession with Mr Swan that Senator Bragg has. I'm not sure what a chief comptroller is; I'm sure it's not something good. It's probably something that lives large in Senator Bragg's imagination. But really it's symbolic of a lack of a depth of understanding of the problem and a lack of a capacity to engage...”
- Questions without Notice: Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction (1 Aug 2019)
“We'll try to get somewhere with this line of questioning. Is the Prime Minister aware of whether Minister Taylor or any of his associated entities or indirect interests received any payments, income or benefit from the $80 million water buyback from Eastern Australia Agriculture?”
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- Has spoken in 8 debates in the last year — well 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") 7 times in debates — well below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)