Speeches

Treasury Laws Amendment (COVID-19 Economic Response No. 2) Bill 2021 Second Reading

August 03, 2021

On our side, people have been speaking about the pain and distress that our constituents are experiencing now, and yet I have heard so little of that from the other side. I don't know if it's that they don't know it, don't see it or just don't want to talk about it. It has been really stark.

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TEMPLEMAN CALLS FOR NASHOS RECOGNITION

July 22, 2021

Federal Member for Macquarie Susan Templeman has written to the newly-minted Minister for Veteran’s Affairs, Andrew Gee, calling for formal recognition of thousands of National Servicemen who fought in Vietnam with a Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal (RVCM), after his predecessor knocked back the request.

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GRANTS HELP HEAL BUSHFIRE SCARS

July 02, 2021

More than $25,000 in funding recommended by Federal Member for Macquarie Susan Templeman will go towards two projects for an area of the Hawkesbury devastated in the Black Summer bushfires.

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HAVE YOU GOT A BUSHFIRE RECOVERY PROJECT IDEA?

July 02, 2021

Federal Member for Macquarie Susan Templeman is encouraging Blue Mountains and Hawkesbury residents to come up with innovative projects that help communities recover from bushfire under a new grants program.

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Child Care, Medicare and Aged Care

June 24, 2021

From the cradle to the twilight years, and in sickness or in health, Labor is on your side. We know that families are under pressure in their early years of being a family with young children. Mums talk to me about having to make terrible choices about whether to take an extra day's work, when that will actually cost them money because they will lose some of their subsidies. Labor is going to fix that problem. We have also seen fees going up,...

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The Member for Bowman

June 23, 2021

Which bit of 'I will step down from all parliamentary roles effective immediately' isn't clear? That's what I asked myself and that's what Labor's asked—especially the women of Labor—for the last two months following the member for Bowman's announcement after being exposed for unacceptable behaviour directed at women.

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