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- Statements by Members: Road Safety (12 Dec 2013)
“As we come towards Christmas—and I wish everyone in the chamber all the best for Christmas—road safety is a major issue. We have far too many road deaths, and too many of these are due to truck crashes. Sadly, something like 80 people will die between now and Christmas in truck crashes, and many more will be injured. Last year there were 47 deaths in truck crashes in my home state...”
- Constituency Statements: Live Animal Exports (12 Dec 2013)
“In response to the terrible atrocities to Australian cattle in Indonesia exposed in 2011, the Labor government introduced the exporter supply chain assurance program, known as ESCAS. Since its introduction, there have been no fewer than 24 formal complaints of cruelty in importing countries under ESCAS, most of them instigated not by the industry, not by the ESCAS auditors, but by animal...”
- Bills: Infrastructure Australia Amendment Bill 2013; Second Reading (10 Dec 2013)
“This legislation totally fails to deliver on the coalition's pre-election promise to 'ensure better infrastructure planning, more rigorous and transparent assessments of taxpayer-funded projects'. The Liberal government has inexplicably and disgracefully ruled out funding for urban public transport projects such as the Melbourne Metro Rail Capacity Project, Brisbane Cross City Rail, Perth...”
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- Has spoken in 30 debates in the last year — 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.
- 34 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Kelvin Thomson speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 316 times in debates — above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)