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- Adjournment: Fowler Electorate (26 Feb 2014)
“As the member for Fowler, I have the honour of representing one of the largest Asian communities in Australia. This has given me the opportunity to learn much about the rich customs and traditions of the Vietnamese and Chinese communities. Lunar new year, which officially fell on 31 January this year, is celebrated over a number of weeks and is truly a very special time in my electorate. The...”
- Grievance Debate: 2013 Federal Election (24 Feb 2014)
“Members will remember the view so fulsomely expressed by the Murdoch press and others in the lead up to the last federal election that Labor faced obliteration in Western Sydney. Let us look at what really happened. The only Western Sydney seat lost was Lindsay. In two of the other six Labor-held Western Sydney seats there was a solid swing to Labor, while the swings in three of the other...”
- Private Members' Business: Kurdistan (24 Feb 2014)
“I second the motion and congratulate my colleague for bringing this motion forward. March 16 this year marks the 25th anniversary of the Iraqi air force, on the orders of Saddam Hussein, dropping chemical weapons on the Kurdish town of Halabja. Citizens were rushing for shelter in their cellars, realising the attack was different from the many attacks previously made and from the shelling...”
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- Has spoken in 53 debates in the last year — above average amongst Representatives.
- People have made 2 comments on this Representative's speeches — above average amongst Representatives.
- This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 22 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Chris Hayes speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 579 times in debates — well above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)