Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Transcripts

Interview with Alexandra Kirk - 702 ABC Sydney - 4 Jul 2012

Topic: Asylum Seeker vessel TONY EASTLY: The Prime Minister and the Indonesian President issued a communiqué after their annual leaders' meeting in Darwin. But with the ink barely dry there are reports of an asylum seeker boat in distress off the Indonesian coast. The Home... read more...


Joint Press Conference - Adelaide

Topic: Asylum Seeker vessel JASON CLARE: Thank you for coming along. First, let me give you an update on the search and rescue effort on the coast on Indonesia. Australian men and woman have come to the rescue again, after we received a call for assistance from a vessel... read more...


Joint doorstop with Minister for Defence Stephen Smith - Darwin

TOPICS: Bushmaster; Defence Capability plan; Australian Foreign Military Sales Office; C-130H gifting to Indonesia; SBY visit; Annual Defence Ministers' dialogue; Border Protection; Patrol Boat availability STEPHEN SMITH: Well, thanks very much for turning up. I'm very... read more...


Joint Press Conference with State and Territory Police Ministers - Melbourne

Topic: Reforms to tackle the illegal firearms market PETER RYAN: I have with me today the Federal Minister for Justice, Jason Clare and we are surrounded by the other Ministers for Police and Emergencies from around Australia. This is a meeting of the standing committee of... read more...


Interview with Karina Carvalho ABC News Breakfast - 27 June 2012

Topic: Asylum Seekers KARINA CARVALHO: Now to get the latest on that third boat within a week to have sent out a distress call, we're joined from Parliament House by the Home Affairs Minister, Jason Clare. Good morning. Thanks for your time, Minister. JASON CLARE: Good... read more...


Interview with Adam Spencer - 702 ABC Sydney - 27 June 2012

Topic: Asylum Seekers    ADAM SPENCER: Jason Clare is the Federal Home Affairs Minister and he joins us now. Thank you very much for your time, Minister. You're busy this morning.    JASON CLARE: G'day, Adam.   ADAM SPENCER: You've just been briefed about another boat... read more...


Joint Press Conference - Canberra

E & O E – PROOF ONLY Subjects: Asylum seeker legislation PM: I'm here this evening with the Minister for Immigration Chris Bowen and the Minister for Home Affairs Jason Clare. As Australians know we have seen another day where there has been a tragedy at sea. I will ask the... read more...


Interview on the Project - 24 June 2012

Topic: Asylum Seekers CARRIE BICKMORE: Jason Clare's the Minister for Home Affairs. Minister, is it possible for both sides of politics to put aside the pettiness of it and just come up with a way together to stop these people drowning on their way to Australia? JASON CLARE:... read more...


Press Conference - Sydney

Topics: Search and Rescue Operation JASON CLARE: Good morning, and thanks for coming along so early this morning. Last night I was at the Boarder Protection Command Operation Centre where I was briefed on this search and rescue effort. I've been briefed again this morning by... read more...


Interview with Jon Faine ABC Melbourne - 22 June 2012

Topics:  Search and Rescue Operation JON FAINE:Jason Clare is the Minister for Home Affairs in the Gillard Government. There is a rescue mission still underway with so far three confirmed dead and an unknown number of people missing north of Christmas Island. Mr Clare, good... read more...