Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Television Interview with Laura Jayes - Sky News - Tuesday 24 November 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION TUESDAY, 24 NOVEMBER 2020 SUBJECTS: Nationals in the Hunter Valley; superannuation; housing; Qantas and the COVID vaccine.   LAURA JAYES, HOST: Jason Clare, the Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness joins me.... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Ashfield - Sunday 15 November 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPTDOORSTOP INTERVIEWEXODUS FOUNDATION, ASHFIELDSUNDAY. 15 NOVEMBER 2020SUBJECTS: Social housing, Trade, China    JASON CLARE: Thanks very much for coming along. It's great to be here with Reverend Bill Crews at the Exodus Foundation. Bill's a hero for so many... read more...


Linda Scott elected President of Australian Local Government Association

Labor congratulates Linda Scott on her election as President of the Australian Local Government Association. Linda brings with her a wealth of experience. She has served as Vice President of the Australian Local Government Association since 2018, been a Councillor on the... read more...


Repairing social housing

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (16:40): Imagine for a minute a single mum, aged 39, raising four kids on her own, all living together in a small house, and there's something else living in the house as well—mould. It sounds like a simple problem; a bit of Exit Mould will fix it. But it... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Canberra - Tuesday 10 November 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRA TUESDAY 10 NOVEMBER 2020 SUBJECTS: Four corners investigation; JobSeeker; housing stress.   JOURNALIST: Your first reaction to the allegations on 4 Corners last night?   JASON CLARE, SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING:... read more...


Television Interview with Danica De Giorgio - Sky News - Tuesday 10 November 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION TUESDAY, 10 NOVEMBER 2020 SUBJECTS: Four corners investigation; JobSeeker.   DANICA DE GIORGIO, HOST: Joining me now live is Shadow Housing Minister Jason Clare. Jason Clare, good morning. Barnaby Joyce there saying... read more...


Minister flags changes to HomeBuilder

Yesterday in Parliament, Labor called on the Minister for Housing to extend and fix the HomeBuilder Scheme. This includes lifting the price cap for new homes in places like Sydney.   Sydneysiders aren’t getting their fair share from this scheme at this moment. New South Wales... read more...


Bushfire affected communities

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (16:26): I thank the Minister for Regional Health, Regional Communications and Local Government for his update to the chamber. I want to ask him some questions about local government and, in particular, how it interacts with some of the bushfire affected... read more...


Construction jobs

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (12:10): I want to ask the minister about construction jobs. The Australian Bureau of Statistics has reported that in the first six months since the pandemic hit the number of carpenters employed across Australia has dropped by more than 12,000. The same... read more...


Television Interview with Fauziah Ibrahim and Kathryn Robinson - ABC Weekend Breakfast - Saturday 7 November 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW ABC WEEKEND BREAKFAST SATURDAY, 7 NOVEMBER 2020 SUBJECTS: US Election; China-Australia relationship.   FAUZIAH IBRAHIM, HOST: Democratic candidate Joe Biden inching closer to victory as President Trump has sought to discredit the result by... read more...