Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Interview with Laura Jayes - Sky News - Tuesday 21 January 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION WITH LAURA JAYES TUESDAY, 21 JANUARY 2020 SUBJECTS: Economy and surplus; climate change policies; sports rorts .   LAURA JAYES, HOST: Let's go live now to Sydney. Labor frontbencher Jason Clare joins me live. Good to... read more...


Federal funding for clean up welcomed

  Labor welcomes the Federal Government's announcement that it will provide funding for the clean up of bushfire affected properties.  Labor called for this earlier this week and we are glad the Government has listened.    Today’s announcement covers properties in Victoria.... read more...


Doorstop - Bankstown - Saturday 18 January 2020

SUBJECTS: Bushfire crisis across Australia; bushfire recovery process and support; Government’s sports rorts scandal; interest rates; franking credits.   JASON CLARE: Thanks everyone for coming out to a very wet Bankstown this morning. Everybody around the country has been... read more...


Media Release - Government must help all Australians in bushfire cleanup

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND TERRITORIES MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   MATT THISTLETHWAITE MP SHADOW ASSISTANT MINISTER FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES SHADOW ASSISTANT MINISTER FOR THE REPUBLIC MEMBER... read more...


Media Release - New Local Government Bushfire Announcement

NEW LOCAL GOVERNMENT BUSHFIRE ANNOUNCEMENT   Labor welcomes the Government’s announcement today of $60 million to be made available to bushfire affected councils. It’s important that this money is made immediately available to help local communities recover. Local councils... read more...


Happy 100th Birthday Heinz

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, attended a very special morning tea at the Abel Tasman Village in Chester Hill last Monday to congratulate Mr Heinz Sitterlee who turned 100 on December 9. Mr Sitterlee was born in Lauenburg, Germany on December 9, 1919. He was one... read more...


Cleaning up Duck River

The Auburn Branch of the Australian Labor Party has been campaigning for months to get Cumberland Council to clean up Duck River. Duck River has been a mess for a long time – full of pollution, shopping trolleys and plastic waste. This campaign has finally led to a major... read more...


Interview with ABC Weekend Breakfast - Saturday 30 November 2019

E&OETRANSCRIPTTELEVISION INTERVIEWABC WEEKENDBREAKFAST   SATURDAY, 30NOVEMBER 2019SUBJECTS: AngusTaylor; Ensuring Integrity Bill; Melanoma Awareness  HOST:It’s time now for our Saturday pollie panel in a week of a surprise defeat ofthe government's flagship union crackdown... read more...


Keynote Speech - Powerhousing Australia Awards Dinner

KEYNOTE SPEECH POWERHOUSING AUSTRALIA AWARDS DINNER NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIA  TUESDAY, 26 NOVEMBER 2019   *** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY ***     My dad’s got a cigarette tin. It’s a bit of a family heirloom. Inside is a bit of metal.  In a few weeks’ time it will be 77... read more...


Media Release - The Government must deliver on their promise to indigenous housing

HON LINDA BURNEY MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIANS MEMBER FOR BARTON JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND TERRITORIES MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   NITA GREEN SENATOR FOR QUEENSLAND THE... read more...