Speeches

A tribute to Tilly

June 18, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (19:39): Two weeks ago, when many people around the world marked the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Robert Kennedy, one of the quotes that people most frequently recalled then was what Bobby Kennedy said about GDP, about economic growth.

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In memory of Joy Gavin

May 23, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (13:33): Some people are irreplaceable, the mark they leave on a community indelible, their contribution unforgettable.

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Income Tax Bill 22/5/18

May 22, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (12:29): Thank you very much, Mr Speaker, for the opportunity to speak on these personal income tax changes proposed by the government in the Treasury Laws Amendment (Personal Income Tax Plan) Bill 2018.

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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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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST