Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Speech: Small Business - Bushfires

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (13:51): A couple of weeks ago I told the story in here of Paul Parker, the firefighter from Nelligen who gave the Prime Minister a mouthful, and I mentioned that the pub he drinks at had received phone calls from people all across Australia wanting to put... read more...


Interview with Laura Jayes - Sky News - Tuesday 18 February 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKYNEWS FIRST EDITION WITH LAURA JAYES TUESDAY, 18 FEBRUARY 2020 SUBJECTS: Holden departure; Emissions reduction targets; Paul Parker.   LAURA JAYES, HOST: Labor frontbench Jason Clare joins us. Jason Clare are you as angry as the PM at... read more...


Jason Clare thanks local community for bushfire donation efforts

Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare spoke in the Parliament of Australia on the Bushfire Condolence motion. He spoke of the devastation in community from the North Coast to the South Coast of NSW and what he has seen in towns ravaged by the fires. He also took the... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Canberra - Thursday 13 February 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW CANBERRA THURSDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2020 SUBJECTS: Bushfire recovery; meetings of politicians.   JASON CLARE: I wanted to tell you this morning about a pub in Nelligen, about 130 odd kilometres away from here in Canberra called the Steampacket... read more...


Speech: The Pub Test

    In politics we talk a lot about the pub test.   What does the average bloke or woman in the pub think about what we do here?   If you’re fair dinkum you usually pass.   If you’re full of it you’ll fail. Now here’s a pub test for you.  There’s a pub in Nelligen,... read more...


Speech: Coalition Government

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (13:53): There's a lot wrong with this government, but here are my top 10. No. 10: they reckon they're great economic managers. Yeah, right! Last year economic growth was less here than it was in Greece. No. 9: wages are flat as a tack. It's easier to get... read more...


Speech: Australian Bushfires

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (17:23): Words can’t really explain what’s happened over the last few months. Not like the images of the blood red sky over Mallacoota do. Or the photos of kids wearing smoke masks to help them breathe. Or people huddled on beaches with dogs and cats and... read more...


Doorstop - Ultimo - Saturday 1 February 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT PRESS CONFERENCE ULTIMO, SYDNEY SATURDAY, 1 FEBRUARY 2020   SUBJECTS: Sportsrorts, Coronavirus, Cashless Welfare Card    JASON CLARE: Thank you for joining me on a red hot Sydney summer's day. The Australian people are screaming out for leadership. In a... read more...


Interview with Johanna Nicholson and Fauziah Ibrahim - ABC Weekend Breakfast - 1 FEBRUARY 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEWABC WEEKEND BREAKFASTSATURDAY, 1 FEBRUARY 2020 SUBJECTS: Sports Rorts Scandal FAUZIAH IBRAHIM: We're now joined in the studio by Liberal MP Jason Falinski. We also have the Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness, Labor Party MP... read more...


Federal funding for clean-up in NSW welcomed

  Labor welcomes today’s announcement that the Federal Government will provide additional funding to help with the clean-up of bushfire affected properties in New South Wales.    Labor called for a national commitment earlier this month and we are glad the Government has... read more...