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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Morrison must expand First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

  Labor has again called on the Morrison Government to expand the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme to help first home buyers build their first home and save the jobs of thousands of tradies.   The scheme’s 10,000 places were fully subscribed in five months during the first... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Sydney - Thursday 29 June 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT PRESS CONFERENCE  SYDNEY  MONDAY, 29 JUNE 2020 SUBJECTS: HomeBlunder; First Home Loan Deposit Scheme; JobKeeper; China. JASON CLARE, SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS: There’s three issues specifically related to the Government’s HomeBuilder Scheme... read more...


Television Interview with Peter Stefanovic - Sky News - Tuesday 23 June 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION TUESDAY, 23 JUNE 2020 SUBJECTS: Coronavirus; Dyson Heydon; Robodebt Royal Commission; HomeBlunder. PETER STEFANOVIC, HOST: Joining me now is the Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness Jason Clare. Jason, good... read more...


Rushed repairs don’t fix HomeBlunder

Just two weeks after the Morrison Government announced its HomeBlunder scheme, it has quietly tried to patch up some of the many holes in it. These rushed changes make it clear that the Government bungled this scheme from the start. Unfortunately these changes are not enough... read more...


Television Interview with Peter Stefanovic - Sky News - Thursday 11 June 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION THURSDAY 11 JUNE 2020 SUBJECTS: Homebuilder; State borders; China; Protests.   PETER STEFANOVIC, HOST: Now we're joined by the Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness, Jason Clare. Jason, good morning to you.... read more...


Canterbury Bankstown Torch's 100th Birthday - Federation Chamber - Thursday 11 June 2020

Mr CLARE (Blaxland) (10:18): A 100th birthday is a pretty special thing, and tomorrow there is a very special 100th birthday in my local community: the Bankstown Torch newspaper is turning 100. While other newspapers across the country are dying off, the Bankstown Torch is... read more...


Zero applications for HomeBlunder

Almost a week after the announcement of HomeBuilder the Government is yet to receive a single application for the scheme.   Despite desperately promoting this poorly conceived and inadequate scheme, the Government has developed no capacity to receive applications.   While... read more...


Homebuilder: too little and late

    With the construction industry hurtling towards a cliff, today’s construction sector support announcement falls a long way short of what is needed to prevent massive job losses in the building industry.   Six weeks after Labor began calling for a National Housing Stimulus... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Sydney - Thursday 4 June 2020

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 E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW SYDNEY... read more...


Television Interview with Annelise Nielsen - Sky News - Thursday 4 June 2020

TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS ON THE HOUR THURSDAY, 4 JUNE 2020   SUBJECTS: HomeBuilder; social housing.   ANNELISE NIELSEN, HOST: In the meantime let's check in with the Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness, Jason Clare. Jason Clare thank you for your time.... read more...