Speeches

PMB Regional Education Hub

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (18:53): I would like to thank the member for Indi for bringing this motion before the parliament. It gives me an opportunity to discuss the coalition's electoral commitment of $15.2 million from 2017-18 to 2020-21 to establish up to six regional ... ... more

Social Services Legislation Welfare Reform

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (11:04): I rise to speak on the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) Bill 2017. At the heart of the raft of reforms that were in the bill presented on I think 22 August is the implementation of drug testing for welfare recipien... ... more

Flinders Ranges Art Exhibition

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (13:40): On the weekend I had the great privilege of opening the art exhibition for the painters of the Flinders Ranges at Wilpena Pound. This group has been operating since 2002, and it features nine highly-skilled artists: the chairman Graham Ch... ... more

Select Committee on Regional Development and Decentralisation

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (17:46): Spoken like a true member for Canberra! Let me say to the member for Canberra: it's not all about Canberra. There are other people in this nation—I represent quite a sizable slice of them—that actually don't see Canberra as the answer t... ... more

Cashless Debit Card Trial

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (19:00): I'm sad to announce that I don't really have a great grievance! I'm more happy than anything this evening. That's because, last Thursday, the Minister for Social Services, Alan Tudge, tabled the final report on the Ceduna and East Kimberl... ... more

Constituency Statement Steel Industry

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (10:39): Sometimes I'm asked why I'm in parliament and asked: 'What do you achieve?' Last Friday was a graphic example of what can be done when people work together, and that is the handover of the Arrium assets to Liberty House—GFG Alliance—and o... ... more

Northern Adelaide Irrigation Scheme

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (10:54): To the member for Makin, it's a pity they hadn't put the money up then—that's all I can say. But I thank the member for Wakefield for bringing this motion forward. He must be very pleased with his work. But before it got into the House we... ... more

Adjournment Speech Renewable Energy

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (19:54): Today in South Australia there was a rather significant announcement for my electorate with the state government announcing that they had done a deal on a purchase for renewable energy with a company called SolarReserve. SolarReserve have... ... more

90 sec statement Upper Spencer Gulf Mayors

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (13:50): Along with Senator Anne Ruston, I'm very pleased today to host a delegation from my Upper Spencer Gulf cities of Port Pirie, Port Augusta and Whyalla. Mayors, CEOs and councillors came to Canberra to lobby for a range of projects for that... ... more

Constituency Statement Condolence Statement Yami Lester

Mr RAMSEY (Grey—Government Whip) (11:00): Last week, Mr Kunmanara Lester was buried on his ancestral homelands on the APY Lands in South Australia. I am very sorry to have missed the occasion—I was here in parliament. I do express my deepest condolences to his family. I only met ... ... more

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