Question to the Prime Minister: Banning gambling ads.

Yet again I asked the Prime Minister if the government will ban gambling ads. Yet again he didn’t answer the…
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Ban Gambling Ads press conference

Three quarters of Australians want gambling ads banned. Big Gambling which gets privileged access to government thinks they’ve got the…
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Response to the member for Wentworth’s IR bill amendments

The government’s controversial ‘Closing Loopholes’ industrial relations legislation has passed the House after a lengthy debate involving dozens of cross…
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Migration Speech Second Reading

I am supporting the government’s emergency legislation, albeit with grave reservations about some of the human rights implications. We would…
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Royal Commission into Robodebt speech

The royal commission puts it very simply: Robodebt was a crude and cruel mechanism, neither fair nor legal, and it…
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Public Service Amendment Bill 2023 Second reading speech

Here we go again—sports rorts, car porks, the Community Health and Hospitals Program, robodebt, and now revelations in the Age…
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Electoral Matters Joint Committee Report Speech

I thank the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters for this comprehensive interim report on the conduct of the 2022…
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Star of the Sea College Petition: Asylum Seekers

Recently I received a visit from the Living Justice captains from Star of the Sea College in my electorate of…
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St Finbar’s Primary School

In Parliament, I highlighted the powerful letters from St Finbar’s primary school students, advocating for an Indigenous Voice to Parliament.…
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Vida Goldstein Statue

A bronze statue of women’s rights advocate Zelda D’Aprano was recently revealed in Melbourne, a significant event considering less…
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