Speeches

Wyndham Athletics Club Presentation Night

Apr 19, 2014

I’m sorry I can’t be here tonight. One of the best parts of being an MP is being able to attend awards nights like tonight.

To see people be recognised...


Racial Discrimination Act 1975

Mar 26, 2014

I rise today to express my concern at the retrograde actions of this government in seeking to repeal section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act and failing to discuss section...


Department of Human Services Offices

Mar 26, 2014

I rise this morning to highlight a growing concern in my electorate of Lalor. Over the past few weeks my office has been contacted on numerous occasions regarding the wait...


Social Security Legislation Amendment (Green Army Programme) Bill 2014

Mar 25, 2014

I rise today to support the amendment moved by the member for Port Adelaide to the second reading debate on the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Green Army Programme) Bill 2014....


Future of Financial Advice

Mar 24, 2014

I rise today to speak in defence of investors in my community currently protected by Labor's Future of Financial Advice, or FoFA, reforms. These reforms were brought in by Labor...