Speeches

Payday lending speech 26/3/18

March 26, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (16:51): This issue is one that is pretty close to my own heart.

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The Government prioritising big business over ordinary Australians

February 28, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (15:34): I don't know about you or the colleagues, but my favourite part of an otherwise pretty disappointing question time from those opposite was when the Prime Minister came to the dispatch box.

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Condemning Hun Sen's threats

February 28, 2018

Dr CHALMERS (Rankin) (13:30): My community is home to a large Cambodian population, and I'm honoured to represent them here in this place.

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Address to CEDA Townsville

February 23, 2018

Thanks Kyl, to David for his earlier introduction, and to you all for the opportunity to join you today on traditional Bindal and Wilgurukaba lands for the Townsville launch of CEDA’s Economic and Political Overview.

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Launch of CEDA's 2018 economic and political overview

February 14, 2018

Thank you Kyl [Murphy, CEDA State Director] for that very kind introduction and Clint [O’Brien, CEDA Associate Director] and the entire team at CEDA for the opportunity to address you today, here on the traditional lands of the Turrbal and Jagera people, whose cultures and elders we respect and acknowledge.

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Launch of 'Super Ideas' report

February 14, 2018

Thanks Henry [Pinskier] for the introduction and Nick [Dyrenfurth] for the invitation to be here today. I acknowledge the elders and traditions of the Ngunnawal and Ngambri people on whose land we meet.

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