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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Media

Welcoming the Babies 2018

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, officially welcomed over 100 babies into our local community at a special ceremony held at Bass Hill Plaza on Saturday. More than 500 people attended the eleventh “Welcoming the Babies” event to celebrate new births in our local... read more...


Indonesia Free Trade Agreement

  Trade between Australia and Indonesia goes way back. Long before Captain Cook turned up Makassans were travelling to the Top End for sea cucumbers and the Yolungu people of Arnhem Land would catch a ride back to Sulawesi. Today we are more like next door neighbours who... read more...


$500 million for better rural and regional roads in Queensland

BILL SHORTEN MP LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION SHADOW MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS AND ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS MEMBER FOR MARIBYRNONG   THE HON ANTHONY ALBANESE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT, CITIES AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR... read more...


Indonesia Trade Agreement

Labor looks forward to examining the details of the free trade agreement concluded with Indonesia and urges the Liberals to conduct independent modelling on the agreement. The previous Labor Government launched negotiations with Indonesia in 2012 because we recognised that... read more...


Doorstop - Sydney - Friday, 31 August 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP SYDNEY FRIDAY, 31 AUGUST 2018 SUBJECT: Australia Indonesia Free Trade Agreement CLARE: The Prime Minister will meet with the President of Indonesia later this afternoon. We don't have the details of where trade discussions are at but I thought I... read more...


Another Coalition thought bubble on dams

TONY BURKE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND WATER SHADOW MINISTER FOR CITIZENSHIP AND MULTICULTURAL AUSTRALIA SHADOW MINISTER FOR THE ARTS MEMBER FOR WATSON   JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIA... read more...


Interview with Kieran Gilbert - Sky News - Wednesday, 22 August 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW AM AGENDA, SKY NEWS WEDNESDAY, 22 AUGUST 2018 SUBJECT: Liberal leadership crisis.   KIERAN GILBERT: With me now is Labor frontbencher Jason Clare and Mr Shorten says that the Liberals should let the Australian people choose and so is... read more...


Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations Plus (Implementing Legislation)

Thank you Mr Deputy Speaker, These bills implement Australia’s obligations under the Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations Plus. Otherwise known as PACER Plus. I note the Minister in the Chair who was responsible for signing this agreement. It’s good to have him... read more...


Annual Investment Statement to the Parliament - 2018

Annual Investment Statement to the Parliament House of Representatives, Parliament of Australia  Monday 20th August, 2018   ******** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY ********** Mr Speaker,  I thank the Minister for his Statement to the House. Like all of these statements they are... read more...


Condemning Senator Anning

90 Second Statement – Condemning Senator Anning House of Representatives, Australian Parliament WEDNESDAY, 15 AUGUST 2018  ***Check against Delivery*** Thanks Mr Deputy Speaker. I represent one of the most multicultural parts of Australia, and I'm very proud of it. 56... read more...