Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Portfolio Media Releases

Another broken promise: Still no details about domestic violence housing

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   SENATOR JENNY MCALLISTER SHADOW ASSISTANT MINISTER FOR COMMUNITIES AND THE PREVENTION OF FAMILY VIOLENCE SENATOR FOR NEW SOUTH WALES     ANOTHER BROKEN PROMISE: STILL NO DETAILS ABOUT DOMESTIC... read more...


Treasurer comes up short

JIM CHALMERS MP SHADOW TREASURER MEMBER FOR RANKIN   BRENDAN O’CONNOR MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR EMPLOYMENT AND INDUSTRY SHADOW MINISTER FOR SCIENCE SHADOW MINISTER FOR SMALL AND FAMILY BUSINESS MEMBER FOR GORTON   JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SHADOW... read more...


Memo to Michael Sukkar: Here comes the bloodbath

  Today the Australian Bureau of Statistics released the latest construction activity data from the June quarter showing residential construction work done fell for the eighth consecutive quarter and is down 12.1 per cent over the year. Today’s collapse in construction... read more...


Treasury and housing industry predict “bloodbath”

“Our industry is facing a bloodbath; there is simply no other way to describe it.” [1] These are the words of Master Builders Australia, which today released its forecasts showing housing construction is expected to plummet this financial year from 170,622 to 124,560 – a 27... read more...


First Nations People need a plan to address overcrowding

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


Social housing can be a step toward mental health reform

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   EMMA MCBRIDE MP SHADOW ASSISTANT MINISTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH MEMBER FOR DOBELL   SOCIAL HOUSING CAN BE A STEP TOWARD MENTAL HEALTH REFORM   Secure housing is fundamental to improving mental... read more...


Hurry up and release details of domestic violence housing

  Domestic and family violence is the leading cause of homelessness for women and their children.   This Homelessness Week, Labor is again calling on the Prime Minister to bring forward the construction of additional accommodation for women and children escaping family... read more...


Budget must include funding for social housing

  If the Morrison Government is serious about stopping the housing construction industry from going off a cliff and saving tradies jobs, the Budget must include funding for social housing.   The Government’s refusal to do this is just bloody-minded.   It’s not just Labor... read more...


Hundreds of thousands of older women at risk of homelessness

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   JULIE COLLINS MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR AGEING AND SENIORS SHADOW MINISTER FOR WOMEN MEMBER FOR FRANKLIN   HUNDREDS OF... read more...


Thousands of veterans left behind by the Morrison Government

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   SHAYNE NEUMANN MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR VETERANS’ AFFAIRS AND DEFENCE PERSONNEL MEMBER FOR BLAIR   THOUSANDS OF VETERANS... read more...