Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Transcripts

Joint Press Conference with Minister for Defence Stephen Smith - Garden Island

JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPTION: PROOF COPY E & OE TOPICS: Hawke Review; Growler; Shadow 200; Afghanistan; Lateline; Operation Polaris. STEPHEN SMITH: Well, thanks very much for turning up. I'm here with the Minister for Defence Materiel and Minister for Home Affairs,... read more...


Interview with The World Today

Topics: Customs and integrity testing. ELEANOR HALL: The Home Affairs and Justice Minister, Jason Clare, says he's putting the final touches to a plan to introduce integrity testing for the Customs Department and other Commonwealth agencies. The anti-corruption measure is... read more...


Interview with ABC 24 News Breakfast

Topics: People smuggling arrests and Customs corruption. PAUL KENNEDY: For more, the Home Affairs Minister, Jason Clare, joins us now from Sydney. Thanks for your time this morning, Mr Clare. You must be pleased with the news that this has seemingly been a fruitful operation.... read more...


Doorstop with Minister for Defence Stephen Smith

  TOPICS: Capability announcement; Timor-Leste election; Belgian Defence Minister; Joint Strike Fighter; Defence Budget; Border Protection STEPHEN SMITH: Firstly I'm here with Jason Clare, the Minister for Defence Materiel and Home Affairs. We have three important capability... read more...


Press Conference - Melbourne

Subjects: Customs new detector dog facility, Australian arrested in Indonesia, Cabinet reshuffle, The Australian. MINISTER CLARE: Welcome to Customs new $5 million detector dog facility. This is where the next generation of customs sniffer dogs will be bred and trained.... read more...


Interview with Sabra Lane ABC AM

Topics: Labor leadership SABRA LANE: Jason Clare, there is a mountain of opinion polling out this morning showing Julia Gillard cannot lead Labor to victory on these current figures. Will that influence the way caucus votes on Monday? JASON CLARE: Sabra, I don't think so. I... read more...


Press Conference with Minister for Defence, Stephen Smith

TOPICS: Coronial inquest; Labor leadership STEPHEN SMITH: [audio break] in response to the coronial inquiry into the Christmas Island tragedy of December 2010. This of course was a great tragedy; 50 lives lost, and this will be a tragic reminder for the friends and families... read more...


Interview with Kieran Gilbert, Sky News

TOPICS: Australian Crime Commission firearms tracing, asylum seekers KIERAN GILBERT: Minister for Home Affairs and Justice, Jason Clare. Thank you very much for your time. You've announced a National Intelligence Assessment into the firearm black market. What exactly will... read more...


Interview with Kieran Gilbert, Sky News

Topics: Asylum seeker meeting. KIERAN GILBERT: Sydney's CBD Studio as the Minister for Home Affairs, Jason Clare. Minister thank you very much for your time. You've heard what the Opposition Leader has to say. Even before the talks are held, the prospects of a compromise... read more...


Interview with David Koch, Sunrise

Transcript Sunrise interview with David Koch 07:17 AM TOPICS: Sinking of boat off Indonesia. DAVID KOCH: Well, let's get more from the new Home Affairs Minister Jason Clare. Minister, welcome. Can you give us the latest information on the search operation? JASON CLARE:... read more...