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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Portfolio Media Releases

Blueberry Farmers Let Down by Nationals

  THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIAMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND THE HON JOEL FITZGIBBON MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FORESTRYSHADOW MINISTER FOR RURAL AND REGIONAL... read more...


Tourism jobs boost for Northern Australia

Tourism infrastructure in Tropical North Queensland will get a boost under a Shorten Labor Government, following the announcement of a $1 billion into new tourism infrastructure in Northern Australia to support the industry and create new jobs. Labor will establish the... read more...


No more NAIF delays Barnaby

THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIAMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND CATHY O’TOOLEMEMBER FOR HERBERT NO MORE NAIF DELAYS BARNABY Labor today called on the new Minister for Northern Australia to end the delays... read more...


Tourism Jobs Boost for Northern Australia

  THE HON. BILL SHORTEN MP LEADER OF THE OPPOSITIONSHADOW MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS AND ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS MEMBER FOR MARIBYRNONG THE HON ANTHONY ALBANESE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT, CITIES AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENTSHADOW... read more...


Turnbull Government must back regional innovation

  The Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Jason Clare was with the Shadow Minister for the Digital Economy Ed Husic in Rockhampton yesterday to visit Smart Hub - a facility designed to boost entrepreneurship and job growth in regional Queensland.... read more...


O'Dowd supports tax cuts for millionaires and pay cuts for local workers

THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIASHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND  THE HON ED HUSIC MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR THE DIGITAL ECONOMYSHADOW MINISTER FOR EMPLOYMENT SERVICES, WORKFORCE PARTICIPATION AND THE FUTURE OF... read more...


First NAIF Project to be Announced - At Last!

THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIAMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND CATHY O’TOOLE MEMBER FOR HERBET FIRST NAIF PROJECT TO BE ANNOUNCED - AT LAST! Federal Labor has called on the Federal Government to announce... read more...


Turnbull Government fails on Northern Australia Insurance

    Despite failing to meet her own deadline to respond to the Northern Australia Insurance Premiums Taskforce (NAIP) Report by more than one year, Minister O'Dwyer is now attempting to shift the blame for her own failures and "do-nothing" approach to escalating insurance... read more...


Labor awaits detail of US import tariff discussions

Labor welcomes reports that the US is considering Australia’s request for an exemption from President Trump’s proposed harsh import tariffs – especially for steel and aluminium. The import tariffs currently under consideration would be crippling for Bluescope Steel Australia... read more...


Turnbull should make the case for Australian steel at G20

Malcolm Turnbull should stand up for the Australian steel industry when he meets with Donald Trump at the G20 this week. Donald Trump is currently considering putting a tariff on steel imports to the United States. Bluescope Steel Australia exports up to 400,000 tonnes of... read more...