The Australian Greens Leader, Senator Christine Milne, addresses the senate to pay tribute to the lives of two outstanding Australian climate scientists - Professor Michael Raupach and Professor Emeritus Tony McMichael.
In seeking to repeal the seafarers tax offset, to the research and development tax offset and to the mature age worker tax offset, the Abbott government continues its ideological attacks on those who can least afford it. Senator Rice speaks to the Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2014 Measures No. 5) Bill 2014.
Scott speaks in the Senate about the importance of Parliamentary debate prior to deployment of Australian armed forces overseas, rather than allowing the decision to be made though another of Tony Abbott's captain's calls.
The Australian Greens Leader, Senator Christine Milne, speaks about the need for the Abbott Government to immediately implement Country of Origin food labeling legislation to protect public health and Australian farmers.
The Australian Greens Leader, Senator Christine Milne, responds to an answer provided in Question Time. She calls on Prime Minister Abbott to have the courage to front the Australian people and be honest about how many service men and women will be deployed to Iraq.