Speeches

The highest point in Kiribati is three metres above sea level.

November 15, 2016

Speeches

I call on the Minister for Corrections to launch a full inquiry into youth detention. We want to know how we can stop failing our young people.

November 08, 2016

Speeches

I recently joined Labor Loves Live Music to march with the 4,000-strong crowd through the streets of Sydney in support of our nightlife.

October 20, 2016

Speeches

Paid domestic violence leave offers certainty where there would otherwise be none. It enables women and children to leave abusive relationships. It provides space and time for women to get themselves back on their feet.

 

October 20, 2016

Speeches

Maintaining the best standards in public education must be the number one priority of government.

September 23, 2016

Speeches

The Cook's River is in peril. And unsurprisingly, we have had nothing but secrecy and silence from this Government.

September 22, 2016

Speeches

Every student has the right to feel safe at school, irrespective of their race, religious beliefs, gender identity or sexuality. 

September 22, 2016

Speeches

It is clear that where this Government is concerned, innovation extends only so far as selling off something, and there is absolutely no limit to what it will privatise. Now the Government has put a price tag on the very system which underpins the ownership of our land.

September 20, 2016

Speeches

The community accepts that the Government has a responsibility to protect the most vulnerable in our society. Ensuring that those entrusted with managing and collecting debt are properly licensed and subject to the highest levels of accountability and transparency is the very least that we can do.

September 20, 2016

Speeches

We have an absurd situation where travelling by bus is now more expensive, despite being less reliable. Public transport is a basic right and making it more expensive will hit vulnerable people hardest.

 

September 13, 2016