Federal Member for Kingston

Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Education and Development

Shadow Minister for Veterans' Affairs
Shadow Minister for Defence Personnel

Fighting For Us

ABBOTT’S CUTS TO HURT BANKSTOWN FAMILIES WHO RELY ON CHILD CARE BENEFIT THE MOST

The Abbott Government currently has legislation before the Parliament which will cut the Child Care Benefit that 5,640 families in the Federal Electorate of Blaxland rely on, more than any other electorate in Sydney. pdfRead More.

OPPOSITION CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO ACCEPT SCHOOL FUNDING RECOMMENDATIONS

Labor has today called on the Abbott Government to heed the recommendations of the Senate Select Committee on School Funding by delivering on their pre-election promise to honour the Gonski agreements, and reversing the $80 billion cuts to schools and hospitals announced in the Budget. pdfRead More.

45,000 WESTERN SYDNEY FAMILIES RELY ON CHILD CARE BENEFIT, BUT ABBOTT WON’T BACK DOWN FROM CUT

Despite eight out of the top 10 communities that rely on the Child Care Benefit in New South Wales being in Western Sydney, the Abbott Government remains committed to legislation which has the sole purpose of cutting the means-tested Child Care Benefit, which over 45,000 low and middle income families in Western Sydney rely on to make ends meet. pdfRead More.

Transcript: 5RPH 5 July 2014

HANS REIMER: And it's great to welcome Amanda Rishworth, Shadow Assistant Minister for Education to question time once again. Good evening Amanda. pdfRead More.

GOVERNMENT’S ATTEMPT TO CONFUSE WON’T HIDE THEIR CHILD CARE BENEFIT CUT

Despite the Assistant Minister for Education, Sussan Ley, today claiming not to be cutting the Child Care Benefit, no amount of spin can hide the truth. pdfRead More.

Transcript: Doorstop 5 July 2014

AMANDA RISHWORTH, ACTING SHADOW MINISTER FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD: Suggestions we've heard today would lead to the complete deregulation of our child care and early education sector. These are extremely concerning reports and concerning suggestions and should be ruled out immediately. pdfRead More.

Transcript: Breaking Politics 4 July 2014

CHRIS HAMMER: We're joined now by Amanda Rishworth, the Labor MP for Kingston in South Australia. Good morning. pdfRead More.

Transcript: 5RPH 1 July 2014

RICHARD MORGAN: On 5RPH it's time to speak with Amanda Rishworth, as of today, elevated to Labor's frontbench. Hi Amanda and congratulations. pdfRead More.

Transcript: ABC 891 1 July 2014

IAN HENSCHKE: Let's speak to Amanda Rishworth. Amanda Rishworth, you have been appointed to a new position. Just tell us what your role is? pdfRead More.

GP TAX IS A TAX ON TRAINING OUR REGISTRARS

Imposing a $7 GP Tax will severely impact the ability of registrars to access invaluable training and work opportunities in general practices. pdfRead More.

 

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