Transcripts

TRANSCRIPT - MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE: ENERGY - September 7, 2017

November 18, 2018

It beggars belief that Australia's energy future is so close to the cliff that here, in this chamber today, the two main planks of this government's solution—the two pages, excuse the pun, Member for Page—could well have been ripped from a 1950's history book.

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TRANSCRIPT - HUNTER YOUTH TRANSITION ADVISORY GROUP - September 6, 2017

November 18, 2018

The Hunter region has a long history of high-level manufacturing that requires heavily and practically skilled workers. Yet it has become evident in recent years that young people aren't going into trades.

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TRANSCRIPT - CHEMICAL CONTAMINATION WILLIAMTOWN - September 5, 2017

November 18, 2018

The people of Williamtown went to sleep in their homes and woke up in a red zone, a PFOS-tainted nightmare, and two years on the nightmare continues.

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TRANSCRIPT: SELECT COMMITTEE ON REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND DECENTRALISATION - September 9, 2017

November 18, 2018

From the start, our broad brief has been to explore ways to increase the growth and prosperity of rural and regional Australia. This is a matter that sits at the heart of the wellbeing and fortunes of the people of Paterson, which spans wine country in the west, industry, coalfields, the booming regional city of Maitland, the Williamtown RAAF base and aerospace park, and the blue water wonderland of Port Stephens.

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VETERANS AND FAMILIES - SPEECH - AUGUST 16 2017

November 18, 2018

We really have to look at how the Department of Veterans' Affairs works in this country and how we look after people - not only whilst they are serving but also when their days of service are over.

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NBN DEBACLE HITS WOODBERRY - SPEECH - AUGUST 16 2017

November 18, 2018

Doctor Chander will wait four months to move his phone two doors down into an expanded premises, due to Telstra delays, and pay rent on an empty surgery in the meantime.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST