This page provides statistical data on the revised Second Turnbull Ministry, as announced on December 19, 2017. The 42-member executive includes 23 Cabinet ministers (up from 22), 7 members of the Outer Ministry (down from 8) and 12 Assistant Ministers/Parliamentary Secretaries. There are five new Cabinet members, three of whom – Bridget McKenzie, John McVeigh […]
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Video, audio and transcript of speech by Bob Katter (Kennedy-Qld) on the same-sex marriage legislation.
Text, video and audio of Senator Andrew Bartlett's second maiden speech to the Senate.
Text, video and audio of Senator Rex Patrick's maiden speech. Representing South Australia, Patrick is a member of the Nick Xenophon Team and replaced Xenophon in the Senate.
Text, video and audio of PM Malcolm Turnbull and Treasurer Scott Morrison announcing a royal commission into the banks and the financial sector.
Text, video and audio of the first speech to the Senate by Senator Jordon Steele-John, Australian Greens member for Western Australia.
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Video, audio and text of condolence speeches for Doug Everingham by Mike Freelander, Greg Hunt and Michelle Landry.
Video of Speaker Tony Smith's announcement to the House of Representatives of the death of former Liberal MP John Bourchier.
Text, video and audio of Opposition Leader Bill Shorten's personal explanation concerning his renunciation of British citizenship.