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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Sandakan Death March

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (19:30): Things are tough at the moment. This may just be the toughest year that many of us live through. But I caught up with two old mates recently to help put things in perspective. Reg, who's 97, and Bert, who's an amazing 104, are part of that group of... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Canberra - Tuesday 25 August 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRA TUESDAY, 25 AUGUST 2020   SUBJECTS: Incompetent aged care Minister; Michael Sukkar and Victorian Liberal Branch stacking; John Howard.   JASON CLARE:  If John Howard was still the Prime Minister of Australia,... read more...


Beirut explosion

  Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (13:39): Anyone with Lebanese blood in their veins lives with the heartache of what's happened to Lebanon over the last few decades—the civil war, the bombings, the violence, the assassinations, the interference of foreign powers, the influx of... read more...


Television Interview with Peter Stefanovic - Sky News - Tuesday 18 August 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION TUESDAY, 18 AUGUST 2020 SUBJECTS: Queensland border closure; PMs letter to the Premiers about border closures; gas; superannuation.   PETER STEFANOVIC, HOST: Let's bring in the Shadow Minister for Housing and... 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...


Doorstop Interview - Sydney - Monday 17 August 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT PRESS CONFERENCE  SYDNEY  MONDAY, 17 AUGUST 2020 SUBJECTS: Treasury and housing industry predict bloodbath; HomeBlunder. JASON CLARE, SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS: For months we've been saying that the housing construction industry is about to... read more...


Television Interview with Tom Connell - Sky News - Monday 17 August 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS ON THE HOUR MONDAY, 17 AUGUST 2020 SUBJECTS: COVID advice from World War Two veterans; Treasury and housing industry predict bloodbath; HomeBlunder. TOM CONNELL, HOST: My next guest on the program is Jason Clare, the Shadow... 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...