Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Transcripts

Interview with Emma Alberici - Lateline - 21 June 2012

APOLOGY ISSUED 25 JUNE 2012 EMMA ALBERICI: Last Friday, during our interview with Home Affairs Minister Jason Clare about the asylum seeker rescue operation I confused Australian time with Coordinated Universal Time. I apologise for the error, which underpinned a number of... read more...


Interview with Alexandra Kirk, ABC AM Radio - 8 June 2012

Topics: People Smuggling TONY EASTLEY: Questions remain about whether alleged people smuggling kingpin "Captain Emad" will have his refugee protection visa revoked by the Government. But at the moment it is a moot point. Captain Emad was allowed to leave Australia this week... read more...


Interview with Marius Benson. ABC Radio National - 8 June 2012

Topics: People Smuggling MARIUS BENSON:Let's go to that story of the people smuggling. The Federal Government is under fire again over the border protection issue following the departure of an alleged people smuggler, Captain Emad, from the country. Captain Emad was... read more...


Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National - 8 June 2012

Topics: People Smuggling FRAN KELLY: Well, Jason Clare is the Minister for Home Affairs and Justice. He joins us from Perth. Now, Minister, welcome again to Breakfast. JASON CLARE: Good morning, Fran. FRAN KELLY: The AFP tells us they've been investigating Captain Emad... read more...


Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National - 5 June 2012

Topics: People Smugglers FRAN KELLY: That's Scott Morrison speaking to us earlier, so do we now need to question the entire refugee assessment process if people smugglers have got through? Jason Clare is the Minister for Home Affairs and Justice. Minister, good morning.... read more...


Press Conference with AFP Commisioner Tony Negus, Sydney

Topics: Crackdown on organised crime on the waterfront JASON CLARE: Good morning and thanks for coming along. I'm joined today by the Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police, Tony Negus, to make what is a major announcement. We're announcing a major crackdown on... read more...


Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National - 24 May 2012

Topics: Polaris Taskforce FRAN KELLY: We've just heard from the Home Affairs Minister, Jason Clare. Minister, good morning. JASON CLARE: Good morning Fran. FRAN KELLY: Now Minister, you're about to announce tougher laws on Australia's waterfront after receiving this police... read more...


Interview with Ali Moore, ABC Melbourne - 24 May 2012

Topics: Polaris Taskforce ALI MOORE: Well it sounds like the waterfront of decades ago, doesn't it? Corruption, organised crime, illegal drugs. Now the Federal Government is planning new legislation to try to clean up the docks. Jason Clare is the Home Affairs Minister.... read more...


Interview with Marius Benson, ABC Newsradio - 24 May 2012

Topics: Crackdown on organised crime on the waterfront COMPERE: The Federal Government is moving to tighten security at Australia's ports after receiving a police report which identified rampant corruption among officials and workers on the waterfront. The report by the... read more...


Interview with AM - 24 May 2012

TOPICS: Crackdown on organised crime on the waterfront TONY EASTLEY: The Government and Federal Police are planning a new, tougher approach to organised crime and corruption on Australia's waterfront. Melbourne and Brisbane will be the focus. The Polaris taskforce recently... read more...