Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Treasurer and Minister Sukkar must rule out higher interest rates under First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

TREASURER AND MINISTER SUKKAR MUST RULE OUT HIGHER INTEREST RATES UNDER FIRST HOME LOAN DEPOSIT SCHEME   Reports in today’s Financial Review that buyers might have to pay more under the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme shows the Morrison Government could be set to break its... read more...


Western Sydney University announces Paul J Keating Scholarship

Western Sydney University has today announced a new scholarship, created to honour the policy reform legacy of former Labor Australian Prime Minister, the Hon Paul J Keating. The scholarship opens up educational opportunities to western Sydney resident students from low... read more...


The Paul Keating Lecture 2019

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP hosted the first Annual Paul Keating Lecture on Thursday evening in a packed Bryan Brown Theatre. More than 300 people joined Mr Clare to welcome former Prime Minister and Member for Blaxland Paul Keating back to Bankstown to help... read more...


Interview with Laura Jayes - Sky News - Monday 4 November 2019

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS   MONDAY, 4 NOVEMBER 2019 SUBJECTS: RCEP; Aged Care Royal Commission; Gas; Election Review.    LAURA JAYES: Turning to our top story now as the Prime Minister is in Bangkok for the ASEAN Summit. In part to negotiate this massive... read more...


Is McCormick full of hot air on Regional Aviation?

CATHERINE KING MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT MEMBER FOR BALLARAT JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND TERRITORIES MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   IS MCCORMACK FULL OF HOT AIR ON REGIONAL AVIATION?... read more...


Helping hand for Bankstown families in need

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP visited Bankstown Women’s Health Centre on Thursday to see their program ‘Food Share’ in action. Food Share provides people in need in our local community access to weekly fresh fruit, vegetables and other groceries. The food is... read more...


Interview with Geraldine Doogue - ABC RN Breakfast - Monday 28 October 2019

E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW ABC RN BREAKFAST MONDAY, 28 OCTOBER 2019 SUBJECT: First Home Buyers Deposit Scheme.   GERALDINE DOOGUE, HOST: Joining me now is Jason Clare who's the Shadow Housing Minister who's joining us from a moving car I understand. Welcome back to... read more...


Interview with Laura Jayes - Sky News - Tuesday, 22 October 2019

E&OE TRANSCRIPT AM AGENDA SKY NEWS   TUESDAY, 22 OCTOBER 2019   SUBJECT/S: Skin Cancer Awareness, Press Freedoms, Medivac   LAURA JAYES: Let's go live to Canberra now. The shadow housing minister Jason Clare joins us live. Jason Clare who is a regular on this program. You... read more...


Bert Collins - Federation Chamber - 21 October 2019

Thank you Deputy Speaker. I'd like to tell the House about my mate Bert Collins. Bert is the sort of bloke who deserves to have his name and his story etched into the record of this place. Bert was born almost a hundred and four years ago and he's still with us. He's still... read more...


National Rental Affordability Scheme Amendment Bill 2019 - House of Representatives - 17 October 2019

Mr Speaker Labor supports this bill.  The National Rental Affordability Scheme was set up by Labor in 2008. Investors are provided with 10 year contracts through both state and federal funding and rent is provided at 20 per cent below market rate.  When the Abbott... read more...