David Feeney, The Honourable

Australia Labor Party
Shadow Minister for Justice
PO Box 6100, Senate, Parliament House
Canberra, ACT 2600
159 High st
Preston, Victoria 3072
(03) 9416 8690
(03) 9410 7810
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Senator David Feeney is Parliamentary Secretary for Defence.

Senator for Victoria, David Feeney is married to Liberty Sanger. Born in 1970 in Adelaide he has a Masters Degree in Public Policy. From 1994 to 1998 he was Federal Industrial Officer for the Transport Workers' Union and ALP State Secretary and Campaign Director (Vic) from 1999-2002. He went on to work as Director of Strategy, Office of the Premier of Victoria, Steve Bracks and Campaign Director in South Australia between 2005-2006. From 2005-2008 David Feeney was Assistant National Secretary for the ALP.

In 2007 David Feeney was elected to the Senate for Victoria with his term starting in July 2008. In September 2010 David Feeney was appointed Parliamentary Secretary for Defence.

News From David Feeney

  • “Feeney4Batman: 'There will be no surprises and no excuses': One Year of Abbott Lies #auspol http://t.co/IAO0t4ykSQ”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Is #ISIS using cluster munitions against the #YPG #Kurds of #Kobani in #Syria? https://t.co/YfHFKWMXQP #Kurdistan http://t.co/qE7ptRuNsp”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Sources: Abbott leans toward buying Japanese subs http://t.co/9yYSGvlotQ #auspol @ASPI_org @austdef @BlogsofWar http://t.co/k2SES0aMas”

  • “Feeney4Batman: @billshortenmp: @AustralianLabor support for Gvt in #Iraq underpinned by 3 principles http://t.co/RU8X3Q7em2 #auspol http://t.co/ft6olEyG2L”

  • “Feeney4Batman: RT @philipdalidakis: Have a look at this photo frm Vladivostok Airport thanks to our global position against Russian aggression in Ukraine …”

  • “Feeney4Batman: RT @CrisisGroup: IS back in business - by @PeterHarling http://t.co/jWz90IPUVs #IS #ISIL #ISIS”

  • “Feeney4Batman: AuditorGeneral audits Abbott's 'Safer Streets' to ensure it's not 'Safer Seats' policy http://t.co/CldxpEodIz #auspol http://t.co/Ex491MsqFt”

  • “Feeney4Batman: '#SaudiArabia's Shadow War: Kingdom turning to Pakistan to train #Syria Rebels' http://t.co/zcGEM9ii4S @ForeignPolicy http://t.co/1Ya2uTQpjF”

  • “Feeney4Batman: '#China May regret 'Free Riding' in #Iraq' http://t.co/NzorxsOEwd @Diplomat_APAC #ISIS http://t.co/blttprc7gm”

  • “Feeney4Batman: 'Defending #Kurdish Borders with #PKK: Battle for #Iraq' https://t.co/A0bzE9h8Am @vicenews @qubadjt @KurdistanRegion http://t.co/CDqWRBh6IS”

  • “Feeney4Batman: 'Can #China Stomach an Independent #Kurdistan?' http://t.co/Sd9AgGJGCH @Diplomat_APAC @kurdishblogger @ASPI_org http://t.co/OtxVTONStY”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Auditor-General to examine Abbott Gvt's anti-crime fund for pork-barrelling http://t.co/UNYfvocenb #auspol http://t.co/2bBsxgabLJ”

  • “Feeney4Batman: RT @BlogsofWar: Turkish army warns over “red lines” in Kurdish peace talks http://t.co/bLGs1HuG4W”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Nusra Front warns #Lebanon's Christians against supporting Aoun for President http://t.co/VePX3yfP6W @HS_Centre http://t.co/QNkjiTg2B2”

  • “Feeney4Batman: US Cyber campaign contests social media space with #ISIS http://t.co/glmpksthSz @Hurriyet @kurdishblogger @BlogsofWar @warisboring @CENTCOM”

  • “Feeney4Batman: NEWS: 2month #ISIS siege of ShiiteTurkomen in #Amerli in #Iraq ended by #Peshmerga & IraqiArmy http://t.co/ROijZZ5Id5 http://t.co/53zV6kQpaI”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Europe warns #Russia approaching 'point of no return' in #Ukraine http://t.co/ROijZZ5Id5 @US_EUCOM @NSDC_ua @NATO http://t.co/Uq8rw2J3wp”

  • “Feeney4Batman: 2 girls aged 15 & 17 arrested in France plotting suicide attack on LyonSynagogue http://t.co/k07FcQO9qN @AIJAC_Update http://t.co/pbs9WGD2By”

  • “Feeney4Batman: @trentho @joybelle46 I haven't. I have provided a link to an article.”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Australian RAAF C-17 & C-130J to deliver aid to town of #Amerli under #ISIS siege in #Iraq @AirForceHQ @craig_orme http://t.co/I0X97SNxv9”

  • “Feeney4Batman: #Russia & #Ukraine troops fight in the south http://t.co/oVjTNGMSeZ @washingtonpost @ASPI_org @BlogsofWar @HS_Centre http://t.co/0UknB4slDt”


News About David Feeney

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    Jensen lashes 'dud' JSF purchase - The Australian

    "We should be ensuring that this aircraft is defined as fit for purpose before we purchase it." Opposition defence spokesman Stephen Conroy reaffirmed the bipartisan support for the purchases in a joint statement with David Feeney soon after the ...and more »

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    Navy captain stood aside, another punished over Indonesia breaches - Sydney Morning Herald

    Navy captain stood aside, another punished over Indonesia breaches - Sydney Morning Herald

    ... navy's cultural change program”. Labor's acting defence spokesman, David Feeney, said it was “unfair in the extreme that navy officers are being disciplined and counselled, while Tony Abbott and Scott Morrison refuse to take any responsibility for ...

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    Bill Shorten's plan to democratise Labor - Sydney Morning Herald

    Bill Shorten's plan to democratise Labor - Sydney Morning Herald

    Bill Shorten will announce sweeping Labor Party reforms that empower rank and file members, rein in powerbrokers' say over candidates and call for fewer factional bosses to be pre-selected for the Senate. Bill Shorten is seeking to make it easier and ...and more »

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    ALP too hands on - WA today

    Yet despite Zahra receiving an almost-unheard-of 81 per cent of the local vote, Labor's 100-member central panel used its numbers to pick Thomas, then living in inner-city Northcote, as part of a deal between the Left faction (led by Senator Kim Carr ...and more »

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    2013 Federal Election Offcuts - ABC Online (blog)

    Transferring from the Senate to the House were Matt Thistlethwaite (Labor Kingsford Smith NSW), David Feeney (Labor Batman Victoria) and Nationals Deputy Leader Barnaby Joyce, who won Tony Windsor's former seat of New England. Joyce became only ...and more »