Video, audio and transcript of maiden speech by Senator David Smith (ALP-ACT). Smith was elected in a special recount to replace Katy Gallagher, who was disqualified for dual citizenship under Section 44 of the Constitution.
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Text, video and audio of maiden speech by Senator Amanda Stoker (LNP-Qld). Stoker filled a casual vacancy created by the resignation of Senator George Brandis.
A look at Country Party representation in Tasmania in the 1920s, in the light of statements made following Senator Steve Martin's defection to The Nationals.
Video, audio and text of House of Representatives proceedings relating to Speaker Tony Smith's announcement of July 28 as the date for five by-elections.
Video, audio and transcript of condolence speeches for the late Senator Sir John Carrick by PM Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten.
Video, audio and transcript of the First Speech to the House of Representatives of Ged Kearney, ALP member for Batman.
An analysis of the claim that no government has won a by-election from the Opposition since 1911. It's not true.
Video, audio and text of maiden speech by Senator Tim Storer (Independent-SA). Storer replaced the disqualified Xenophon Senator Skye Kakoschke-Moore, but has chosen to sit as an independent.
Text, audio and video of maiden speech by Senator Kristina Keneally (ALP-NSW).
Video, audio and transcript of maiden speech by Senator Steve Martin (Independent-Tasmania). Martin replaced Jacqui Lambie in the Senate, following her resignation due to dual citizenship.