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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Tony Sheldon voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly for increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Has never voted on the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing protection of Australia's fresh water. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing marine conservation. votes
  • Has never voted on unconventional gas mining. votes
  • Voted very strongly against restricting foreign ownership. votes
  • Voted moderately for increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted strongly against more scrutiny of intelligence services & police. votes
  • Voted very strongly for live animal exports. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Has never voted on increasing surveillance powers. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing ABC and SBS funding. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Adjournment: Workplace Relations (3 Dec 2019)

“I'm trying to clear my throat from laughter after that contribution. I rise tonight to tell the story of Amita Gupta and her husband Santosh, who work as delivery drivers for Uber Eats. Amita and Santosh are hardworking Australians. You might even call them the quiet Australians, who the Prime Minister is always misrepresenting. They want to contribute to the workforce and earn some extra...”

Motions: Transport Industry (3 Dec 2019)

“Yes.”

Motions: Transport Industry (3 Dec 2019)

“I, and also on behalf of Senators Gallacher, Bilyk and Sterle, move: That the Senate— (a) notes that:   (i) the road transport industry is Australia's deadliest industry,   (ii) a 2016 report by the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics stated 'Heavy trucks are disproportionately involved in casualty crashes: approximately 16% of road crash...”

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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — 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") 27 times in debates — below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)

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