Mr ALEXANDER (Bennelong) (12:39): I second the motion. Thank you to my friend and colleague for raising this important issue today. We are lucky to live in a country that places a strong emphasis on the health and safety of its citizens. Our vaccination rate for five-year-olds is at 94 per cent. The coalition government […]
14 August 2018 Medtronic Bennelong Schools’ STEM Challenge Mr ALEXANDER (Bennelong) (13:50): I rise to address the House about the importance of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, in our education system. In Australia we enjoy a very high standard of living that has been made possible by the hard work of generations past, […]
13 August 2018 Private Members Business: Volunteering Mr ALEXANDER (Bennelong) (11:37): Thank you to my friend and colleague the member for Bonner for raising this important topic. I note the motion recognises the volunteers of Bonner, and while I’m sure they are a formidable bunch I find it hard to believe that they could compare […]
Read the ABC News24 article here.
Everything should be on the table when formulating new policy responses to the housing affordability crisis we’re facing.
7 Feb 2017 John Alexander interviewed on Sky TV: ‘Heads Up’ with Chris Kenny
Network Ten’s The Project 30 Jan 2017: Negativity in politics and housing affordability – and the Australian Open Tennis!
28 Jan 2017 Nine Network’s National Nine News 28 Jan 2017: John Alexander on negative gearing
Mr ALEXANDER (Bennelong) (10:50): This week we have seen an issue dominate our national conversation that this parliament and our society must treat with utmost seriousness: that of discrimination. As someone who is not from a minority ethnic group, it is my responsibility to speak out when I believe our society is embracing a movement […]
Below is a link to a speech I delivered on the 16th March recognising the 28th Anniversary of the Sumgait Progroms. These are stories that do not dominate the attention of our media, of this Parliament, or even in our school history classes. Yet the atrocities committed against the Armenian people over the past century […]