Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Transcripts

Interview with ABC AM - 18 April 2012

Topics: Firearms, anti-gang laws. COMPERE: The Federal Home Affairs Minister says he's made an offer to state governments to create national laws to help tackle the upsurge in gun violence. In Sydney there have been dozens of drive-by shootings this year, many of which are... read more...


Interview with Linda Mottram, ABC Sydney - 17 April 2012

Topics: Sydney shootings, Afghanistan withdrawal LINDA MOTTRAM: Well, what are we to make of the daily diet of shootings in Sydney? Seventeen in the past fortnight or, to echo a commercial TV headline last night, ten in ten days. More today, including one in Baulkham Hills... read more...


Interview on the Project, Channel Ten - 16 April 2012

Topic: Sydney shootings CHARLIE PICKERING: Jason Clare is the federal Home Affairs and Justice Minister, and a resident of western Sydney. Jason, at least four of the shootings overnight were thanks to bikies, this is your patch, is it fair to say that the people of western... read more...


Interview with Ben Fordham, 2GB - 16 April 2012

Topic: Sydney Shootings BEN FORDHAM: Let's get into the news of the day, and can you believe it, nineteen shootings in seventeen days? I suppose you can believe it because it seems like every morning we wake up to another incident. Forty-one per cent increase when it comes to... read more...


Press Conference - Sydney Airport

Topics: AFP at Sydney Airport, Introduction of integrity testing laws JASON CLARE: Today I'm announcing that the Federal Police have assumed responsibility for policing here at Sydney Airport and also we have officially opened this new facility. It will house about 100... read more...


Interview with Marius Benson, ABC Radio National News Breakfast - 30 March 2012

Topics: Introduction of integrity testing laws, Customs budget, Paul Keating BENSON: Well, as I mentioned there in the headlines, the Federal Government is planning to secretly test Commonwealth law enforcement officers for corrupt conduct. Legislation to be introduced to... read more...


Interview with Adam Spencer, 702 ABC Sydney - 30 March 2012

Topics: Introduction of integrity testing laws, Cruise ships at Garden Island SPENCER: Reports this morning that integrity tests involving fake bribes will be offered amongst the ranks of federal law enforcement officers if proposed laws are passed by the Federal Parliament.... read more...


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 - 28 March 2012

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 - 28 March 2012

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...