Speeches

A stronger economy for all Australians

December 16, 2018

Thank you President Swan, congratulations on your new gig and for you contribution, along with Peter and Tanya and Bill this morning.

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Energy divestment 5/12/18

December 05, 2018

DR CHALMERS (Rankin) (15:45): This coalition policy of forced divestment is a stinker for all of the reasons the members for McMahon and Port Adelaide raised a few moments ago, and we heard about it in question time as well.

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Moreton-Rankin Unity Cup 28/11/18

November 28, 2018

DR CHALMERS (Rankin) (15:22):It was the last delivery of the day, the light was low, my bowling was, as always, slow and predictable and the member for Moreton was facing me.

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Remembrance Day 2018

November 11, 2018

On this day that marks 100 years since the armistice that ended the first world war, can I begin by acknowledging the Jaggera and Yugumbir peoples, and pay my respects to their elders, past and present, and of all the first Australians and New Zealanders.

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Youth Off The Streets statement 25/10/18

October 25, 2018

DR CHALMERS (Rankin) (10:00): Youth Off The Streets does outstanding work in my local community, and right around the country, helping vulnerable young people turn their lives around.

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GST fair share 23/10/18

October 23, 2018

DR CHALMERS (Rankin) (12:28): It's a pleasure to support the Treasury Laws Amendment (Making Sure Every State and Territory Gets Their Fair Share of GST) Bill 2018, which has come about as a consequence of a lot of work and a lot of negotiation.

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