Anniversary of Election

Sep 11, 2015

On this day two years ago the electors of Lalor put their trust in me to become the member for Lalor—a humbling experience. Two years later, being the member for...

NBN roll out too slow!

Sep 07, 2015

That this House:

(1) places on the record that:

(a) the National Broadband Network (NBN)...

Cuts to Medicare

Aug 18, 2015

I rise in the chamber today to speak about health and about how Australia is changing before our eyes. We have had two years of this government—two years of good...

Netball World Cup Congratulations

Aug 15, 2015

I rise to congratulate Netball Australia and the International Netball Federation on a fabulous netball World Cup, held in Sydney across 10 days with record-breaking crowds watching 16 teams play...

Casualisation of workers

Aug 12, 2015


Thank you for that perfect pronunciation of my electorate, Mr Speaker, and congratulations on your elevation to the office of Speaker....