Senator Jenny McAllister is an Australian Labor Party Senator for the state of New South Wales and the Shadow Assistant Minister for Families and Communities.

Jenny is passionate about economic change for a just society, creating opportunities for community participation in politics, working towards gender equality and taking action to reduce our emissions and build a low carbon economy. 

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Transcript: Doorstop February 13
1.00pm | February 13, 2019

Commissioner Hayne has finished his work. He has prepared his report, he has released it, and the Royal Commission has made 76 recommendations to protect consumers, to stop the rorts and rip-offs in the financial sector that hurt people so much. Unfortunately the Government is dragging its feet on implementing these recommendations. 

Speeches

Speech on Equal Pay for Women at Labor's National Conference
2.00pm | December 20, 2018

I couldn’t be prouder than I am today - to be part of the Labor team. On Sunday Bill Shorten told us that from the very first day, a Labor government would strive to deliver equal pay. And today, Tanya and Brendan have announced very significant legal and institutional changes that will do just that.

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Jenny McAllister Meeting with Save the Children
4.35pm | December 11, 2018

I met with Save the Children’s Australian Youth Ambassadors who gave me a briefing on their recently published Manifesto for Change. The manifesto gives policy recommendations on issues affecting young people around the world including climate change, family violence and LGBTQI+ discrimination in schools.

Save the Children Youth Ambassadors