Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

New report proves Liberal backbench plan will make it even harder to buy a home

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND TERRITORIES MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   STEPHEN JONES MP SHADOW ASSISTANT TREASURER SHADOW MINISTER FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES MEMBER FOR WHITLAM   In the last few... read more...


Bert Collins turns 105

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (16:30): Bert Collins was born in 1916, the year after the Anzacs landed at Gallipoli; the year that they arrived on the killing fields of the Western Front; and the same year that the Labor Party tore itself apart over conscription back here at home. That... read more...


Address to Master Builders Australia Leader's Summit

*** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY ***   This is going to be a big year. The Prime Minister has already said there won’t be an election this year, which means there probably will be. The contest of ideas is about to quicken and housing is going to be a big part of that contest.... read more...


Television Interview with Peter Stefanovic - Sky News - Tuesday 16 February 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION TUESDAY, 16 FEBRUARY 2021   SUBJECTS: Vaccine rollout; Housing affordability; The right to feel safe working at Parliament House.   PETER STEFANOVIC, HOST: We're going to go live to Canberra now. Joining us is... read more...


Television Interview with Farziah Ibraham and Joanne Nicholson - ABC Weekend Breakfast - Saturday 13 February 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW ABC NEWS BREAKFAST SATURDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2021   TOPICS: Victoria lockdown; hotel quarantine.   FARZIAH IBRAHAM, HOST: Let's bring in our politician panel now. We're joined by Liberal MP Tim Wilson and Labor MP Jason Clare,... read more...


Television Interview with Farziah Ibraham and Joanne Nicholson - ABC Weekend Breakfast - Saturday 13 February 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW ABC NEWS BREAKFAST SATURDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2021   TOPICS: Victoria lockdown; hotel quarantine.   FARZIAH IBRAHAM, HOST: Let's bring in our politician panel now. We're joined by Liberal MP Tim Wilson and Labor MP Jason Clare,... read more...


Thousands of Australians forced back into homelessness

One of the real success stories of the past year was what was done to help thousands of desperate Aussies sleeping rough in our parks and streets. At the height of the pandemic, 40,000 people who were sleeping rough, couch surfing or in shelters were provided with a bed in... read more...


Government turns its back on bushfire brothers

Peter and David Abel are twins who have lived together their whole life. After losing their home in the bushfires, they tried to access the $25,000 HomeBuilder grant to rebuild.   Because they’re brothers, not a couple, the Government says they’re not entitled to the grant.... read more...


Television Interview with Tom Connell - Sky News - Wednesday 3 February 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS ON THE HOUR WEDNESDAY, 3 FEBRUARY 2021 SUBJECTS: Housing affordability; HomeBuilder; Social Housing. TOM CONNELL, HOST: Jason Clare is the Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness and he joins me now. Thanks for your time.... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Bankstown - Wednesday 20 January 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW BANKSTOWN WEDNESDAY, 20 JANUARY 2021 SUBJECTS: COVID in South West Sydney; HomeBuilder; Mortgage freeze ending.   JASON CLARE, SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS: Thank you very much for coming along to Paul Keating Park this... read more...