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- Australian Labor Party Representative for Maribyrnong
- Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations (since 14 Dec 2011)
Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation (since 14 Sep 2010)
- Entered House of Representatives on 24 November 2007 — General election
- Email me whenever Bill Shorten speaks (no more than once per day)
- Bills: Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Service Providers and Other Governance Measures) Bill 2012; Third Reading (15 May 2013)
“by leave—I move: That this bill be now read a third time. Question agreed to. Bill read a third time.”
- Questions without Notice: Budget (15 May 2013)
“I thank the member for Deakin for his question. Last night's budget was about jobs. It was brought to you by a government that is committed to jobs, led by the Labor Party, who believe in creating and maintaining good jobs for people. There are a lot of positive choices which have been reflected in last night's budget. There is job-creating, productivity-building infrastructure, there is a...”
- Questions without Notice: 457 Visa (15 May 2013)
“I thank the member for Kennedy—”
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- Has spoken in 69 debates in the last year — 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 78 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Bill Shorten speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 392 times in debates — well above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)