How’d you like to join me & @tanya_plibersek for afternoon tea today?
4pm AEST, 1pm Perth - we’re Zoom chatting to raise money to drive the Libs from Christian Porter’s seat of Pearce.
Reserve a place, put the kettle on, get the bickies out & join us.
Proud to announce that an Albanese Labor Government will invest $481.7 million to deliver up to 20,000 extra university places, making it easier for Australians to find a spot at university and get a job.
After the final school years from hell, our year 12s deserve more opportunity, not less. @AustralianLabor wants every Australian to get the education they need for the job of their dreams. That’s why we’re announcing 20,000 extra uni places today.
#BREAKING The Federal Govt has confirmed its divisive and discriminatory voter suppression laws will not proceed any time before the 2022 election. This is fantastic news! Thank you to everyone who campaigned so effectively against these laws. This is a win for democracy.
Australia is full of migrant success stories, people whose family moved here to build a better life. That diversity is our strength, and should be reflected in our parliament. @SallySitou would make a great member for Reid.
I've received some messages saying I should not be the Labor candidate because of my Chinese heritage. People are entitled to their views, but I think it’s important I address the points head on because respect and inclusion matter. 1/7
BREAKING: National accounts show third-biggest economic downturn on record (-1.9%) and Australia had worst-performing economy of the 28 advanced countries which have reported Sep qtr so far – the costs of Morrison’s mistakes & mismanagement #auspol#ausecon
Thrilled to announce longstanding advocate for social justice & equality Hon. @tanya_plibersek as speaker for PLUS61J Colin Tatz Oration. Delighted to honour Colin’s legacy in this way. Register here:
On average, one woman in Australia is killed per week because of domestic + family violence. Too many experience domestic abuse + sexual assault.
Today is #IDEVAW. We know what we need to do to change this. Enough talk. Time for action.