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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Portfolio Media Releases

Visit to Surabaya

THE HON CHRIS BOWEN MPSHADOW TREASURERMEMBER FOR MCMAHON  THE HON JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIA MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND  VISIT TO SURABAYA This week the Shadow Treasurer and Shadow Minister for... read more...


If gas prices don't halve Turnbull's bad judgement will be to blame

THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIAMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND THE HON MARK BUTLER MPSHADOW MINISTER CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGYMEMBER FOR PORT ADELAIDE IF GAS PRICES DON’T HALVE TURBULL’S BAD JUDGEMENT... read more...


FutureAsia Boosting Australian Exports and Jobs

Labor today released the next part of its FutureAsia policy – to help Australian businesses sell more goods and services to Asia and create more local jobs. Australia is a trading nation – one in five Australian jobs are currently linked to trade.  The more we export the more... read more...


All talk Joyce and the Mouse of Mackay

“No” was the only word it took at Senate Estimates last night to prove once and for all that Barnaby Joyce is all talk, and that George Christensen acts like a Lion in Mackay but is a Mouse in Canberra. CEO of the delay plagued Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility,... read more...


Department of Agriculture confirms Turnbull has no timeframe for blueberries being sold to China

  THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIASHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND THE HON. JOEL FITZGIBBON MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FORESTRY SHADOW MINISTER FOR RURAL AND REGIONAL AUSTRALIA... read more...


Barnaby confuses a private event with Parliament

Barnaby Joyce has another chance this week to report to Parliament on the implementation of the White Paper on Developing Northern Australia. He was supposed to do it last week[1][2]. Instead, he told five minutes’ worth of jokes at a private event. The White Paper released... read more...


Turnbull Government refuses to commit to fund Rockhampton Levee in Question Time

THE HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIAMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND  SENATOR MURRAY WATTSENATOR FOR QUEENSLAND TURNBULL GOVERNMENT REFUSES TO COMMIT TO FUND ROCKHAMPTON LEVEE IN QUESTION TIME It appears... read more...


Barnaby has nothing to say on Northern Australia

HON JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIAMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND  HON WARREN SNOWDON MPSHADOW ASSISTANT MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS HEALTHSHADOW ASSISTANT MINISTER FOR NORTHERN AUSTRALIAMEMBER FOR LINGIARI... read more...


Tourism Jobs Boost for the Territory

  JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENTSHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIAMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND LUKE GOSLING MPMEMBER FOR SOLOMON TOURISM JOBS BOOST FOR THE TERRITORY Federal Labor’s $1 billion investment in new tourism infrastructure for... read more...


Northern Australia Still Waiting For Job-Generating Infrastructure

  If the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility has finally made a decision – it should be signed off by Barnaby Joyce immediately. At last it appears the NAIF has finally made a decision.  It is about bloody time.  If Barnaby Joyce is legally allowed to make this... read more...