Parliament and Speeches

Selected speeches from Parliament. For more speeches and other work in Parliament, visit Hansard.

Adjournment Debate - Manufacturing - Tuesday 17 September 2019

September 17, 2019

Last week, the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon. Karen Andrews, announced funding to support manufacturers in Australia. I'm going to begin by saying Labor welcomes this funding and any funding for the industry to help it grow and become more globally competitive.

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Tax Speech - Thursday 4 July 2019

July 04, 2019

It is only the Labor Party that has been advocating that all working Australians receive a tax cut now because both our economy and many households are struggling.

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Condolence - Hon Robert James Lee (Bob) Hawke, AC - Wednesday 3 July 2019

July 03, 2019

Our nation has lost a true champion in Bob Hawke. Bob Hawke visibly loved Australia. It is a love that we celebrate today and it is a love returned to him.

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Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Bill 2017

November 27, 2017

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Family and Relationship Services Australia Conference Keynote

November 22, 2017

FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIP SERVICES AUSTRALIA CONFERENCE MELBOURNE CONVENTION AND EXHIBITION CENTRE WEDNESDAY, 22 NOVEMBER 2017

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Turnbull Government MPI

March 29, 2017

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