Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Housing Crisis in Tasmania - Federation Chamber - 29 July 2019

I thank the member for Franklin for bringing forward this important motion. My old man always used to tell me when I was a kid, 'When you grow up, buy a house.' It was a message he repeated time after time after time. It wasn't about getting rich; it was about his worry about... read more...


New accessible barbeque and picnic shelter at Garrison Point

There are now new BBQ and picnic shelter facilities at Garrison Point thanks to funding from Jason Clare and City of Canterbury Bankstown.  Garrison Point, which is located within the Mirambeena Regional Park off Henry Lawson Drive in Georges Hall, is an extremely popular... read more...


Homelessness - Federation Chamber - 25 July 2019

Thank you very much Deputy speaker. A couple of weeks ago I met a bloke named Kevin.  He lives in Campbelltown in Western Sydney and he told me his story. Kevin was an ice addict and his addiction to that drug cost him his kids and cost him his job. His kids were taken away... read more...


Interview with Laura Jayes - Sky News - Tuesday, 23 July 2019

E&OE TRANSCRIPT SKY NEWSDAY CANBERRA TUESDAY, 23 JULY 2019   SUBJECTS: Drought funding; national security legislation; Bishop and Pyne post-ministerial careers.     LAURA JAYES: Let's go now live to Canberra Jason Clare the Shadow Minister for Regional Services. Jason Clare... read more...


Prostate Cancer - Federation Chamber - 22 July 2019

Federation Chamber  Prostate Cancer    Thank you very much Madam Deputy Speaker. And can I start by thanking the Member for Perth for bringing forward this really important motion for discussion in our Parliament. We don't talk about prostate cancer enough as blokes.... read more...


Today’s BMF must lead to leadership and outcomes

 The Building Minister’s Forum today must result in federal leadership and a national plan to address the economic and public safety crisis affecting the building and construction industry.   The Government needs to stop the blame game, take charge and outline a plan to fix... read more...


Doorstop - Melbourne - Thursday 18 July 2019

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   JOSH BURNS MP MEMBER FOR MACNAMARA   E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW MELBOURNE THURSDAY, 18 JULY 2019... read more...


Liberals shirk responsibility for public safety

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 REGIONAL SERVICES, TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND... read more...


Interview with Kieran Gilbert and Annalise Neilsen - Sky News - Tuesday, 16 July 2019

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS TUESDAY, 16 JULY 2019   SUBJECTS: Government’s lost the plot on wages, Federal Government’s lack of infrastructure spending, L Plate Ministers, Homelessness Crisis. KIERAN GILBERT: Let's go now to the Shadow Minister for... read more...


Government Must Fix Building Mess

The Government has today faced criticism and come under increasing pressure from a group of five of Australia’s largest business groups calling for action on serious issues faced by the building industry.   The group warns of declining public confidence and the economic impact... read more...