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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Media

Land Warfare Conference

LAND WARFARE CONFERENCE 19 November 2010 BRISBANE   **Check against delivery**  INTRODUCTION When I started this job a few weeks ago one of the first people to text me was Kim Beazley. He said welcome to the defence foundry - and a big part of Australian industry. I... read more...


Land War Conference

TRANSCRIPT: LAND WARFARE CONFERENCE JASON CLARE: I'll make a few introductory remarks and then I'll hand over to General Caligari to say a few words, and then invite some questions. We also have here Adam and Jacob. Adam is wearing the new combat uniform that we're going to... read more...


Remembering fallen Australians

Member for Blaxland Jason Clare MP today laid a wreath at the Remembrance Day commemoration service at Martin Place. Remembrance or Armistice Day commemorates the end of World War One at 11am, 11 November 1918. Mr Clare said it was an opportunity to remember all those who had... read more...


La Salle College Bankstown receives $5 million Trade Training Centre to train local apprentices

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, today announced that La Salle College Bankstown will be the first school in Bankstown to receive a $5 million Trade Training Centre.  The $5 million will be used to construct a purpose built facility at the Bankstown... read more...


Minister visits Defence industry close to home

For the first time since becoming Minister for Defence Materiel, local MP Jason Clare today visited Defence contractors in the Bankstown area. Mr Clare visited Qantas Defence Services in Villawood and Thomas Electronics in Milperra. “The Defence industry is a very... read more...


Jason Clare congratulates Stanislawa Krzysko on 100 Years

Secret to a long life is “working hard and being kind to everyone”, Jason Clare congratulates Stanislawa Krzysko on 100 Years Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare yesterday visited the Yagoona Nursing Home to congratulate its oldest resident, Mrs Stanislawa Krzysko... read more...


Australian Industry

MATTERS OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE Australian Industry SPEECH Thursday, 21 October 2010 Mr Clare((Blaxland) (Minister for Defence Materiel) (3:46 PM) —The Leader of the Opposition says this is about trust. We welcome this debate, because the Leader of the Opposition has form... read more...


Afghanistan

   This is an important debate.  There is no more important decision for government than the decision to send its own citizens to war.  And it is important that that decision and the ongoing mission has the support of this Parliament, and that the Parliament and the people... read more...


Defence Procurement

Mr NEUMANN (3.18 pm)—My question is to the Minister for Defence Materiel. Will the minister update the House on the progress of the Super Hornet acquisition project and the benefits of this project to Australia’s defence capability.  Mr CLARE—Can I thank the member for Blair... read more...


Media Statement: Constable Bill Crews

“My deepest condolences go to the family, friends and colleagues of Constable Bill Crews. “Our local community owes him a debt of gratitude that can never be repaid. “This is a terrible reminder that the work our local police do is difficult and at times very dangerous.... read more...