Speeches

Federal Parliament - Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care Subsidy) Bill 2021

August 05, 2021

"How can the Minister for Women speak about women's economic empowerment, as she did yesterday in question time, while defending a policy that actively discourages women's economic participation?"

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Federal Parliament - Matters of Public Importance [24 June 2021]

June 24, 2021

"Hotels were not built to be hospitals. They were not built for patients, and they were certainly not built for quarantine. They were built for tourism. They are woefully inadequate to provide effective quarantine facilities."

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Federal Parliament - Mr Clive Palmer [24 June 2021]

June 24, 2021

"The government continues to support Clive Palmer, albeit inadvertently, with its lack of a strategy to combat misinformation and disinformation about the vaccine rollout."

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Federal Parliament - Medicare

June 22, 2021

"The plan to cut the Medicare rebate means patients must choose between cancelling life-changing surgeries and being hit with huge bills they were never told about."

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Federal Parliament - Prescription medicines

June 21, 2021

"Isaac Reis did not die because he overdosed. He didn't die because he failed to follow his doctor's orders; he died because he did."

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Federal Parliament - Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2021-2022 [21 June 2021]

June 21, 2021

"Why has it taken eight years for the government to realise that we have a crisis here for family and domestic violence accommodation?"

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