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2019 Australian federal election, Saturday, 18 May 2019

Senate for QLD


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Animal Justice Party

Animal welfare

Ballot Group: G

   Karagh-Mae KELLY

   Leah Marie COUTTS

   Belinda HARDY

Believes in animal rights. Opposes greyhound racing, live export, puppy farms and hunting of wildlife

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • No position on the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • No position on drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • No position on reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • Supports government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Opposes offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • No position on increasing the old-age pension
  • No position on increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • No position on increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • No position on implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$442,333

Australian Better Families

Mens rights

Ballot Group: M

   Darren CAULFIELD

   Adam FINCH

   Rod FOX


Australian Conservatives

Conservatism, Social conservatism

Ballot Group: O

   Lyle SHELTON

   Joanna LINDGREN

   Kate HORAN

Believes that the functions of government are to guarantee individual freedom, property rights and the administration of justice.

  • Opposes government lead action on climate change
  • Supports the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Opposes drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Opposes reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Supports offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • Opposes increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Opposes increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Opposes implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$1,471,749
Willimbury Pty Limited
donated $20,000
Mr Kevin Bailey
donated $13,000
PG Consolidated Pty Ltd as Trustee for PG Trust
donated $10,000

Australian Workers Party

Modern Monetary Theory, Social democracy

Ballot Group: L

   Gregory John BRADLEY

   Kathleen WELLSTEAD

Believes in standing up for working people

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Opposes the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Supports reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Opposes offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$382

Citizens Electoral Council

LaRouche Movement

Ballot Group: Z

   Jan PUKALLUS

   Danny HOPE

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$1,692,580
Mr Bernie Bourke
donated $40,600
Mr Ian D McCaffrey
donated $22,050
Mrs Lorraine Thomas
donated $21,400

Climate Action! Immigration Action! Accountable Politicians!

Electronic direct democracy

Ballot Group: F

   Kris BULLEN

   Robyn Lesley STEVENSON

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$10,801

Democratic Labour Party

Social conservatism, Christian democracy

Ballot Group: P

   Lindsay TEMPLE

   Sheila Susan VINCENT

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$0

FRASER ANNING'S CONSERVATIVE NATIONAL PARTY

Right-wing populism, Australian nationalism

Ballot Group: I

   Fraser ANNING

   Paul Arthur Simon TAYLOR

   Mark ABSOLON

   Nancy Louise SANDFORD

   Brad CAMERON


Help End Marijuana Prohibition (HEMP) Party

Cannabis legalisation

Ballot Group: N

   John JIGGENS

   Frank JORDAN

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$120

Independents For Climate Action Now

Climate change action

Ballot Group: K

   Andrew LEWIS

   Cornel LOKKERS

   Gary PEAD

Seeks to prosecute policies relating to climate change, such as planning for climate change related emergencies and phasing out fossil fuels to replace with renewable energy.

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • No position on the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • No position on drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • No position on reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • No position on offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • No position on increasing the old-age pension
  • No position on increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • No position on increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • No position on implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission

Involuntary Medication Objectors (Vaccination/Fluoride) Party

Anti-vaccination, Anti-fluoride

Ballot Group: E

   Allona LAHN

   Adam ROWE

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$792

Katter's Australian Party (KAP)

Australian nationalism, Economic nationalism

Ballot Group: Q

   Joy MARRIOTT

   Gregory John WALLACE

   Alan WEBB

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$594,244
Sporting Shooters Association of Australia (Queensland)
donated $50,000
Glencore Australia Holdings Pty Ltd
donated $20,000
Mr stephen curley
donated $17,600

Labor

Social democracy, Neoliberalism

Ballot Group: J

   Nita GREEN

   Chris KETTER

   Frank GILBERT

   Tania MAJOR

   Stacey SCHINNERL

   Christina WARRY

Major centre-left political party, believes in standing up for middle and working Australia

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Mixed the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Opposes drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Supports reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • Supports government support for the ABC and SBS
  • No position on offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$10,099,926
Electrical Trades Union of Australia - Victorian Branch
donated $450,000
ANZ Banking Group Limited
donated $250,000
National Automotive Leasing and Salary Packaging Association
donated $124,900

Liberal Democrats

Libertarianism, Classical liberalism

Ballot Group: Y

   Gabe BUCKLEY

   Lloyd T J RUSSELL

Believes in low taxes, small government & individual responsibility.

  • Opposes government lead action on climate change
  • Opposes the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Opposes reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Supports offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Opposes increasing the old-age pension
  • Opposes increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Opposes increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Opposes implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$179,563

Liberal National Party of Queensland

Liberal conservatism

Ballot Group: D

   Paul SCARR

   Susan MCDONALD

   Gerard RENNICK

   Ian MACDONALD

   Amanda CAMM

   Nicole TOBIN

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$16,842,285
JJ Richards & Sons Pty Ltd
donated $122,480
Gulf Coast Agricultural Company Pty Ltd
donated $85,000
Mr Ian Robert McCauley
donated $75,000

Love Australia or Leave

Anti-immigration, Anti-Islam

Ballot Group: V

   Kim VUGA

   Gavin Albert WYATT

Believes in personal freedoms and Australia leaving the UN. Opposes privatisation, foreign ownership and immigration.

  • Opposes government lead action on climate change
  • Supports the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Opposes drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Opposes reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Supports offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$2,000

Pauline Hanson's One Nation

Australian nationalism, Right-wing populism

Ballot Group: B

   Malcolm ROBERTS

   Steve DICKSON

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$1,750,142
Taxi Council of Queensland Inc
donated $15,000
Australian Hotels Association - Federal Office
donated $4,480

Pirate Party

Pirate politics: civil liberties & copyright reform

Ballot Group: T

   Brandon SELIC

   Miles WHITICKER

Believes in civil and digital liberty, freedom of information, personal privacy, government transparency and participatory democracy

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Opposes the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Mixed reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • Supports government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Opposes offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • No position on increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • Supports the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • No position on increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • No position on implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$3,894

Rise Up Australia Party

Australian nationalism, Anti-Islam

Ballot Group: A

   Graham HEALY

   Lionel HENAWAY

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$99,394

Shooters, Fishers and Farmers

Conservatism, Gun rights

Ballot Group: W

   Jeff HODGES

   Andrew POPE

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$59,314
NSW Amateur Pistol Association Inc.
donated $33,700

Sustainable Australia

Lower immigration, Anti-overdevelopment

Ballot Group: U

   Cameron MURRAY

   Chris SIMPSON

Believes in a sustainable environment and population level. Opposes overdevelopment but supports affordable housing. Believes in policies to support a diverse economy supporting local factories, farms and small business.

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Supports the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Supports reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • Supports government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Supports offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Opposes increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • Supports the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Opposes increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • Supports government action to curtail pokies
  • No position on implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$222,405
Rufolo Pty Ltd
donated $64,000
Mr Allan Doensen
donated $20,000
Gainsdale Pty Ltd
donated $20,000

The Australian Mental Health Party

Mental health advocacy

   Paul Joseph STEVENSON

Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$4,299

The Great Australian Party

Constitutionalism

Ballot Group: S

   Arjay Rase MARTIN

   Tania MOOHIN


The Greens

Green politics

Ballot Group: H

   Larissa WATERS

   Navdeep Singh SIDHU

   Johanna KLOOT

   Raelene ELLIS

   Miranda BERTRAM

   Kirsten KENNEDY

Champion evidence driven solutions to the problems of economic inequality, increasing cost of living, environmental destruction and climate change

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Opposes the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Supports reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Opposes offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission
Party annual expenditure 2017-18
$2,400,224
Mr Michael Gunter
donated $500

United Australia Party

Right-wing populism, Australian nationalism

Ballot Group: C

   Clive PALMER

   Martin David BREWSTER

   Yodie BATZKE

Believes in a broadly populist position. Supports decentralisation, regional self-government and lower taxes. Opposes political lobbyists.

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Mixed the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Supports reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • Supports government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Opposes offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Opposes increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • Supports the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • Supports government action to curtail pokies
  • Mixed implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission

(independent)

Sensible Centre

Ballot Group: R

   Hetty JOHNSTON

Practical experienced lobbyist and activist on child rights, elders, indigenous, environment and small business

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Mixed the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Mixed reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • Supports government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Mixed offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • Supports the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • Supports government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission

(independent)

Ballot Group: R

   Sue MUREAU


(independent)

Ballot Group: X

   Tony R MOORE

  • No position on government lead action on climate change
  • Opposes the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Opposes drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Opposes reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Supports offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • No position on increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission

(independent)

Ballot Group: X

   Cartia MOORE


(independent)

   Debby LO-DEAN


(independent)

   Gary Robert SHARPE


(independent)

Sensible Centre

   Paul LARCOMBE

Honesty-Integrity-Equality

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Mixed the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Supports reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • Supports government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Opposes offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • Supports the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • Supports government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission

(independent)

   Jane HASLER

  • Supports government lead action on climate change
  • Supports the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Supports drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Supports reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Opposes offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • Supports increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Supports increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission

(independent)

   John WOODWARD


(independent)

   Nicholas McARTHUR-WILLIAMS

  • Opposes government lead action on climate change
  • Supports the AA bill allowing government agencies to read your online messages
  • Opposes drug reform, treating drug use as a health issue rather than a criminal one
  • Opposes reducing negative gearing and related tax loopholes
  • No position on government support for the ABC and SBS
  • Supports offshore detention of asylum seekers
  • Supports increasing the old-age pension
  • No position on increased federal funding for education and health
  • No position on the introduction of an anti-corruption commission for federal politics
  • Opposes increasing the minimum wage and restoring penalty rates
  • No position on government action to curtail pokies
  • Supports implementation of the recommendations of the Banking Royal Commission

(independent)

   Hassan GHULAM


(independent)

   Wayne WHARTON


(independent)

   Amanda MURPHY


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