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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Media

A Tiny Ripple of Hope

Most politicians have a political hero.  Someone they look up to.  Someone they wish they were half as good as.   Mine died 50 years ago this week.  Murdered in a kitchen in a Californian hotel. His dad called him a runt.  His enemies called him ruthless.  His brother called... read more...


NAIF: No Actual Infrastructure Fund confirms it hasn't spent a cent

The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) today confirmed to a Senate hearing that it still hasn’t created a single job or delivered a single cent to any projects. Three years after the NAIF was announced, it has only promised to fund two projects and neither of... read more...


Auburn Giants get a new canteen at Mona Park

  Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare today announced $19,000 in funding to help the Cumberland Council fit out of a new canteen at Mona Park, home ground of the Auburn Giants Australian Football Club. This funding comes from Jason Clare’s Blaxland Stronger Communities... read more...


Life savers for local clubs in Auburn

20 sporting fields around Auburn will receive new lifesaving equipment as part of the Blaxland Stronger Communities Programme. Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, announced that he and the Cumberland Council would co-fund the $40,000 project that will install... read more...


Labor welcomes appointment of Stephen Smith to Resources 2030 Taskforce

Labor welcomes the Government’s announcement of the appointment of Stephen Smith to the Resources 2030 Taskforce examining the future of the resource industry. As a proud West Australian – Stephen Smith has a profound understanding of the importance of the resources sector to... read more...


Interview with Kieran Gilbert - Sky News - Wednesday, 30 May 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW AM AGENDA WEDNESDAY, 30 MAY 2018 SUBJECTS: US-China Trade war, Family Court changes, Barnaby Joyce. KIERAN GILBERT: Joining me now on the program is the Shadow Trade Minister Jason Clare. Thanks very much for your time. Well we talk about... read more...


Speech on establishing a National Redress scheme for survivors of institutional child sexual abuse

House of Representatives - Parliament of Australia ** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY**   We tell our kids that monsters don’t exist, but that’s a lie.     They do exist.  We have always known it.  We have just chosen to ignore it or pretended that they’re not there.     Hiding... read more...


Technology upgrade for Bankstown Jets' Milperra club house

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP has provided funding to the Bankstown Jets Touch Association to purchase equipment to upgrade their club house at the Vale of Ah Reserve in Milperra.  This includes the installation of a multimedia TV, DVD player, antenna, cabling... read more...


Labor welcomes beginning of formal trade negotiations with the EU

LABOR WELCOMES BEGINNING OF FORMAL TRADE NEGOTIATIONS WITH THE EU   Labor welcomes the announcement that the European Union has officially given authorisation to begin negotiating a free trade agreement with Australia. Labor supports high quality trade deals that are good... read more...


Labor welcomes Audit Office NAIF investigation

Labor welcomes news that the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) will investigate the governance and transparency of the $5 billion Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF). The Government announced the NAIF three years ago this month and it still hasn’t created... read more...