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- Questions without Notice: Higher Education (25 Sep 2014)
“My question is to the Minister for Education. I refer to a letter signed by 317 staff at the University of Western Sydney, which states: … it is expected that most will increase fees by between 100% and 200%, or more. Minister, why are you saddling Australian students with a debt sentence whilst Americanising our universities?”
- Bills: Crimes Legislation Amendment (Unexplained Wealth and Other Measures) Bill 2014; Second Reading (24 Sep 2014)
“I congratulate the member for Reid on his contribution, but I will correct him on one thing. I was never a police officer, although I was engaged to represent police officers. I will certainly pass your comments on to many of my esteemed former clients. I am really happy that this bill is finally being debated. Unexplained wealth has had a very long and torturous history. This is an attempt...”
- Motions: Iraq and Syria (22 Sep 2014)
“I am pleased to participate in this debate on humanitarian aid in Iraq. Despite the bipartisan acceptance that action must be taken to address the growing influence of the Islamic State, I think Australians are right to express concern about our involvement in another international conflict. The memory of our most recent venture in Iraq a mere decade ago still lingers, as does how this...”
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- Has spoken in 48 debates in the last year — below 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") 610 times in debates — well above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)