Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Media

Speech to Australia China Business Council

SPEECH TO AUSTRALIA CHINA BUSINESS COUNCIL  PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRA TUESDAY, 19 JUNE 2018 *** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY ***   Bob Hawke’s most savage criticism of his predecessor Gough Whitlam was that what he knew “about economics you could write on the back of a postage... read more...


Trade Minister backs Labor trade plan

  Labor’s plan to help Australian businesses tackle non-tariff barriers has received another endorsement – this time from the Trade Minister himself.   Non-tariff barriers are anything from product standards to labelling and certification requirements.   In October last year,... read more...


Interview with Kier Shorey - ABC FNQ, Breakfast - Wednesday, 13 June 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW BREAKFAST, ABC FNQWEDNESDAY, 13 JUNE 2018 SUBJECT: $71,500 spent to find new NAIF Chairperson, NAIF failure to invest.  KIER SHOREY: We're joined now by Jason Clare who is the Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia. Good morning... read more...


Latest health data shows need to upgrade Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital

  WALT SECORD MLC NSW SHADOW MINISTER FOR HEALTH    TANIA MIHAILUK MP MEMBER FOR BANKSTOWN    JASON CLARE MP MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   JOINT MEDIA RELEASE The latest independent health data shows that the Berejiklian Government must honour its promise and provide... read more...


Interview with Carrington Clarke - ABC 24 The Business - Friday, 8 June 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW THE BUSINESS, ABC NEWS 24 FRIDAY, 8 JUNE 2018  SUBJECTS: US tariffs, Trade Wars, Australian wine exports to China, Australia-China relations. CARRINGTON CLARKE: Jason Clare, thank you for joining The Business. JASON CLARE: Thanks for... read more...


Labor presses Liberal State Government to prioritise fixing Stacey Street in this month's State Budget

  LUKE FOLEY MP NSW LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION MEMBER FOR AUBURN   JASON CLARE MP MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   JOINT MEDIA RELEASE   Labor is calling on the State Liberal Government to finally fix the long-running issue of the busiest road outside the CBD, Stacey Street, in... read more...


Interview with Laura Jayes - Sky News - Wednesday, 6 June 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS WEDNESDAY, 6 JUNE 2018   SUBJECTS: Australian wine exports to China, Robert Kennedy   LAURA JAYES: Jason Clare thanks so much for your time. Australian wine is getting into China but it's taking two months to clear it has... read more...


A Tiny Ripple of Hope

Most politicians have a political hero.  Someone they look up to.  Someone they wish they were half as good as.   Mine died 50 years ago this week.  Murdered in a kitchen in a Californian hotel. His dad called him a runt.  His enemies called him ruthless.  His brother called... read more...


NAIF: No Actual Infrastructure Fund confirms it hasn't spent a cent

The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) today confirmed to a Senate hearing that it still hasn’t created a single job or delivered a single cent to any projects. Three years after the NAIF was announced, it has only promised to fund two projects and neither of... read more...


Auburn Giants get a new canteen at Mona Park

  Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare today announced $19,000 in funding to help the Cumberland Council fit out of a new canteen at Mona Park, home ground of the Auburn Giants Australian Football Club. This funding comes from Jason Clare’s Blaxland Stronger Communities... read more...