Speeches

Address to Nab National Cyber Security Summit

October 13, 2019

Address to Nab National Cyber Security Summit Canberra Monday, 14 October 2019

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The Light on the Hill Address: Leave Nobody Behind Hold Nobody Back

September 28, 2019

I’m so grateful for this opportunity to give the Light on the Hill speech in Bathurst tonight, to honour Ben Chifley in the local community he loved and served.

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FAILING TO PLAN IS PLANNING TO FAIL

August 31, 2019

Address to the 2019 Tasmanian State Labor Conference

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Treasury Laws Amendment (Making Sure Multinationals Pay Their Fair Share of Tax in Australia and...

July 31, 2019

Labor will be supporting the Treasury Laws Amendment (Making Sure Multinationals Pay Their Fair Share of Tax in Australia and Other Measures) Bill 2019. For the 92 years since he said it, people have been quoting US Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr when he said that taxes are what we pay for a civilised society. This is as true today as it was 92 years ago.

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The election, the economy and the 46th Parliament

June 25, 2019

Thanks for the introduction and for the opportunity to be here. I acknowledge the traditions, customs and elders of the Ngunnawal and Ngambri people and pay my respects to all the first Australians.

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ANZAC Day 2019

April 25, 2019

We meet today on Aboriginal land, the land of the Jaggera and the Yugumbir people and we acknowledge them today on this most meaningful today.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST