This data was produced by OpenAustralia from a variety of sources.

RSS feed Bill Shorten MP

Photo of Bill Shorten
  • Australian Labor Party Representative for Maribyrnong
  • Leader of the Opposition (since 13 Oct 2013)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 24 November 2007 — Federal election
  • Email me whenever Bill Shorten speaks (no more than once per day)

RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Questions without Notice: Serana (WA) Pty Ltd (23 Oct 2014)

“That's disgraceful.”

Questions without Notice: Vocational Education and Training (23 Oct 2014)

“Nothing like a good sweatshop!”

Questions without Notice: Renewable Energy (23 Oct 2014)

“My question is to the Prime Minister. In May, Keppel Prince Engineering in Portland warned of uncertainty created by the government's approach to renewable energy. Sadly, today, Keppel has announced the loss of 100 jobs in Portland as a direct response to the uncertainty created by the government's push to reduce the renewable energy target. Is the Prime Minister concerned that these 100 jobs...”

More of Bill Shorten's recent appearances


Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, Representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site. (More about this)

  • Has spoken in 197 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 1 comment on this Representative's speeches — average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 80 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Bill Shorten speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 562 times in debates — well above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)