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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Media

Interview with Kieran Gilbert - AM Agenda - Tuesday, 22 May 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW AM AGENDA TUESDAY, 22 MAY 2018 SUBJECTS: Australia’s relationship with China, Ged Kearney’s maiden speech KIERAN GILBERT: This is AM Agenda, with me now is the Shadow Trade Minister Jason Clare. Thanks for your time. You must welcome the... read more...


House of Representative - Motion on Regional Queensland Jobs

Well I’ve got to hand it to the Member for Dawson. He must have a hide like a Rhinoceros to come in here and move a motion like that after the Budget that his side handed down two weeks ago. He talks about the abandonment of workers in Central and North Queensland. Well... read more...


NAIF: Stop talking - start doing

The LNP announced the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility three years ago and still not a single project in Central and North Queensland has been funded. Labor will welcome NAIF funding for an abattoir in Clermont if that happens. It should have happened years ago.... read more...


Interview with Nicholson and Veness - Sunday, 20 May 2018

  E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW ABC NEWS BREAKFAST SUNDAY, 20 MAY 2018 SUBJECTS: Impacts of the Government’s mishandling of Australia’s relationship with China, live sheep exports, citizenship. JOANNA NICHOLSON: The Trade Minister is visiting China and its being seen... read more...


Turnbull and O'Dowd give $17 billion tax cut to the banks - but refuse to fund Gladstone Port Access Road

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIA MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND  ZAC BEERS LABOR CANDIDATE FOR FLYNN TURNBULL AND O’DOWD GIVE $17 BILLION TAX CUT TO THE BANKS - BUT REFUSE TO FUND GLADSTONE PORT ACCESS ROAD... read more...


Interview with Jacquie Mackay - Thursday, 17 May 2018

  E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW BREAKFAST, ABC CAPRICORNIA THURSDAY, 17 MAY 2018 SUBJECTS: Turnbull’s Budget failing Central Queensland, NAIF JACQUIE MACKAY: The federal budget certainly seemed to be popular with people. The Prime Minister’s approval improved... read more...


Doorstop - Gladstone - Thursday, 17 May 2018

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIA MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND ZAC BEERS LABOR CANDIDATE FOR FLYNN E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP GLADSTONE THURSDAY, 17 MAY 2018 SUBJECTS: Turnbull and the LNP failing Central... read more...


About time! Federal Government finally announces NAIF money for the NT

ABOUT TIME! FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FINALLY ANNOUNCES NAIF MONEY FOR THE NT After three years of nothing, Turnbull has finally released NAIF funding to Humpty Doo Barramundi in the NT – the first NAIF funding to be released in the NT. Labor welcomes this announcement. Humpty Doo... read more...


Jason Clare calls on the State Government to finish the job

   Next month work starts to widen 700m of Stacey Street from Macauley Avenue to Stanley Street.  This is good, but not good enough.  “Stacey Street also needs three lanes in both directions from Bankstown Central shopping centre all the way to the Hume Highway,” Mr Clare... read more...


Government MPs Once Again Back Labor's Policy

GOVERNMENT MPs ONCE AGAIN BACK LABOR’S POLICY   A Government controlled committee has once again recommended support for Labor’s policy to undertake independent economic analysis of all new free trade agreements. The Joint Standing Committee on Treaties this week again... read more...