The best lesson my parents taught me and my brother was a simple one: be curious.

Everywhere I go in this unique city, I meet people who are curious and passionate about the decisions that shape our community.

Canberra’s north rewards the curious. I've set out to build trust and engagement in the representative process and the people of Fenner teach me more about what that means every day.

ANDREW LEIGH MP
FEDERAL MEMBER FOR FENNER
SHADOW ASSISTANT TREASURER
SHADOW MINISTER FOR COMPETITION & PRODUCTIVITY
SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE IN SERVICES
SHADOW MINISTER FOR CHARITIES AND NOT-FOR-PROFITS

Latest News from Andrew

Prized minds are here to help, by showing the world what doesn’t - Op Ed, The Australian
PRIZED MINDS ARE HERE TO HELP — BY SHOWING THE WORLD WHAT DOESN’T The Australian, 17 October 2019 ‘If I can predict what you are going to think of pretty much any prob­lem,’ argues MIT economics professor Esther Duflo, ‘it is likely that you will be wrong on stuff.’ This...

Government complacent in face of troubling economic circumstances - Transcript, ABC News Radio
E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW ABC NEWS RADIO WEDNESDAY, 16 OCTOBER 2019 SUBJECTS: IMF slashing Australia’s economic growth outlook, Deloitte highlighting homegrown concerns for the economy. ALI CREW: Labor has pounced on the IMF report saying it shows that the Morrison government's policy settings are not right for the economy. Labor...

Australia's incarceration rate - Speech, House of Representatives
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, 15 OCTOBER 2019 In the United States, President Trump recently signed the FIRST STEP Act. That act takes several steps to ease mandatory minimum sentences under US federal law. It passed with overwhelming support from Republicans and Democrats, and the support of a wide range of groups—from...


Showing 6 reactions

  • Henri Lausberg
    followed this page 2018-05-14 15:02:06 +1000
  • Miriam Bankovsky
    followed this page 2018-03-31 21:28:59 +1100
  • adam gore
    followed this page 2016-10-26 11:14:53 +1100
  • paola mfgtha
    followed this page 2016-10-13 18:55:22 +1100
  • natty anne hargreave
    posted about this on Facebook 2016-03-20 23:45:08 +1100
    Welcome!
  • natty anne hargreave
    @anne_natty tweeted link to this page. 2016-03-20 23:45:05 +1100

Stay in touch

Subscribe to our monthly newsletter

Search



Cnr Gungahlin Pl and Efkarpidis Street, Gungahlin ACT 2912 | 02 6247 4396 | Andrew.Leigh.MP@aph.gov.au | Authorised by A. Leigh MP, Australian Labor Party (ACT Branch), Canberra.