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  • Liberal Party Representative for Warringah
  • Prime Minister (since 18 Sep 2013)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 26 March 1994 — Byelection
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Questions without Notice: Broadband (2 Oct 2014)

“I ask that further questions be placed on the Notice Paper.”

Questions without Notice: Aged Care (2 Oct 2014)

“Dementia is a very serious problem, and it is a very serious management issue for nursing homes. As we know, our nursing homes and aged-care facilities do have an increasing portion of residents who do suffer from dementia. The problem with the program that was put in place by the former government is that it was not very well designed and, unfortunately, costs blew out tenfold. A program...”

Questions without Notice: Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Special Broadcasting Service Funding (2 Oct 2014)

“It is more than possible for us both to be right, because we are cutting the rate of growth in funding. That is all we are doing. There is a one per cent one-off efficiency dividend being applied to the ABC and the SBS, which means that the rate of growth of ABC funding has been a little bit less this year than last year. It is a very, very reasonable change. Surely members opposite are not...”

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  • Has spoken in 186 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 17 comments on this Representative's speeches — well above average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 16–17 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") 965 times in debates — well above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)