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RSS feed Senator Deborah O'Neill , former Representative

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  • Australian Labor Party Senator for NSW
  • Former Australian Labor Party Representative for Robertson
  • Entered the Senate on 13 November 2013
  • Previously Representative for Robertson until 7 September 2013
  • Entered House of Representatives on 21 August 2010 — Federal election
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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Adjournment: Health Funding (25 Mar 2014)

“I rise to speak on a matter that I consider to be of national interest—it is certainly something that excites me whatever time of day it might be—and respond to Minister Peter Dutton's call for a national conversation on the future of funding for Medicare and public health care in Australia. The very nature of conversations is that there are participants—listeners and...”

Matters of Public Importance: Future of Financial Advice (25 Mar 2014)

“I, too, rise to take part in this debate this afternoon. It is a matter of genuine public interest. It is a matter of considerable concern. In my former role as the member for Robertson—and also as chair of the Parliamentary Joint Committee for Financial Services and Corporations—I had the incredible privilege of hearing the awful stories, particularly with regard to Trio Capital....”

Questions without Notice: Take Note of Answers: Future of Financial Advice, Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (25 Mar 2014)

“Mr Deputy President, on a point of order: the senator should withdraw. That is incorrect.”

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  • Has spoken in 102 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Representatives.
  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst Senators.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Representative's speeches — below average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Senator's speeches — average amongst Senators.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 211 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 22 times in debates — well below average amongst Senators. (Why is this here?)