Speeches

Appropriation Bills 21/5/18

May 21, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (12:29): We on this side of the House support the appropriation bills in the same way that convention has dictated for nearly 40 years, now.

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M1 funding 21/5/18

May 21, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (17:45): I make this contribution tonight as a member for one of the electorates along the M1 between Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

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Address to the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

May 17, 2018

Thanks Robert [Regan, Corrs Chambers Westgarth] for hosting us and for the very kind introduction.

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The Liberals' Budget failures

May 09, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (15:46): As we learned again in question time today, the Treasurer is not exactly the sharpest tool in the shed, but I think that even this Treasurer would have regretted beginning his speech last night about the budget by asking the Australian people: 'What have we achieved; what are we going to do next; and what's in it for the Australian people?' I'm happy to inform the Treasurer.

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Budget speech 8/5/18

May 08, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (12:13): I second the motion. These characters opposite have been run over by their own debt truck.

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Next week's Budget and beyond

May 01, 2018

Let me first acknowledge the elders and cultures of the Yugarabul, Yugerra, Jagera and Turrbal people, and all the first Australians.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST