Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Statement on Jerusalem and recent escalation of violence

    The images over the last few days have been truly horrific. There is no justification for rocket attacks against civilians. I join the international community in condemning the attack on worshippers at the Al Aqsa Mosque on what is meant to be one of the... read more...


Housing Australia Future Fund

ANTHONY ALBANESE MP  LEADER OF THE AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY  MEMBER FOR GRAYNDLER     JASON CLARE MP  SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS  SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES,   LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND TERRITORIES  MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND  HOUSING AUSTRALIA FUTURE FUND... read more...


Television Interview with Peter Stefanovic - Sky News - Tuesday 11 May 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION TUESDAY, 11 MAY 2021 SUBJECTS: Budget; Liberal’s record deficit; Family Home Guarantee; need for Government to invest in housing for women and children fleeing domestic violence; First Home Super Saver. PETER... read more...


Minimum Help, Maximum Hype Housing Policy

  It is harder to buy a home than ever before and today’s overhyped announcement by the Morrison Government does little to help. This is not the Mother’s Day present the Government has touted it to be. There are about one million single parent families in Australia. After... read more...


Morrison Government backflips on funding cuts to homelessness services

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES,  TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT  MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND  SENATOR JENNY MCALLISTER SHADOW CABINET SECRETARY SHADOW ASSISTANT MINISTER TO THE LABOR LEADER IN THE SENATE SHADOW... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Sydney - Saturday 8 May 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW SYDNEY SATURDAY, 8 MAY 2021 SUBJECTS: Federal Government’s minimum help, maximum hype housing announcement; Scrap the cap on the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme; need for Government to invest in housing for women and children fleeing domestic... read more...


Scrap the cap to help first home builders

Labor is calling on the Morrison Government again to use Tuesday’s Budget to scrap the cap on the number of people who can apply for the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme to build a new home.   Almost a year ago, Labor called on the Morrison Government to do this.   In last... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Sydney - Friday 7 May 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW SYDNEY FRIDAY, 7 MAY 2021 SUBJECTS: Scrap the cap on the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme; need for Government to invest in housing for women and children fleeing domestic violence; COVID-19 situation in India; hotel quarantine.   JASON CLARE,... read more...


This is not a joke: Homelessness Minister refuses to meet with homelessness organisations

One of Australia’s peak bodies for homelessness has taken the extraordinary step of writing to the Prime Minister to make an official complaint that his Minister for Homelessness Michael Sukkar refuses to meet with them.   The letter from National Shelter says the... read more...


Interview with Simon Lauder - ABC South East NSW - Wednesday 5 May 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT  RADIO INTERVIEW ABC SOUTH EAST NSW WEDNESDAY, 5 MAY 2021 SUBJECTS: Housing crisis in regional Australia; Australians stranded in India; Budget. SIMON LAUDER, HOST: A couple of events have been happening in Jindabyne and Cooma, a government roundtable... read more...