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: These nations have the same population as city of #Beijing, #China @LowyInstitute @RANDCorporation @HudsonInstitute http://t.co/f7Mqt0Nw96”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Amazing! #budget2014 too soft as far as Hockey is concerned http://t.co/pERE0E5VWX @jamesmassola @theage #auspol http://t.co/Rc3onwX8Rx”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Pres of #Indonesia #Yudhoyono dismisses Army chief of staff http://t.co/su7t1m8A52 @jakpost @ASPI_org http://t.co/w7nqyeRQP2”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Which airlines were flying through #Ukraine airspace? @BlogsofWar @Diplomat_APAC @LowyInstitute @ASPI_org #auspol http://t.co/zjhe16t5sa”

  • “Feeney4Batman: #China overtakes United States as the largest importer of oil http://t.co/5fcEH18tyv #auspol @BrookingsInst @BBCNews http://t.co/o2mZtC4wlh”

  • “Feeney4Batman: RT @grasswire: Malaysia Airlines #MH17 crash site from space http://t.co/QtvqJfpNyR”

  • “Feeney4Batman: RT @chlmarti: Ultimate soft power, Vietnamese ladies wearing "áo dài" maps of #Vietnam-#China disputed islands in South China Sea. http://t…”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Chinese medical ship to visit #PNG, #Fiji, #Vanuatu & #Tonga after @RIMPAC_2014 http://t.co/s2Zl08gann @ASPI_org http://t.co/KKX9ibdlXg”

  • “Feeney4Batman: '#Putin's Grand Strategy is Failing' http://t.co/hL3tPmXIyj @washingtonpost @ASPI_org @Diplomat_APAC #Russia #Ukraine http://t.co/RgqbT283uL”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Where the US doesn't fly http://t.co/sRdhzoVQ9H @washingtonpost @BlogsofWar @austdef @ASPI_org @warisboring @guardian http://t.co/JTMx0KElcq”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Matilda tank, Australian 2/4th Armoured Regt moving along Buin Road, Bougainville, 1945 @AustralianArmy @flwaustralia http://t.co/rp16IapOND”

  • “Feeney4Batman: #China has used more cement in 3 years than the US has used in a century! @ChinaUSFocus @ChinaDailyUSA http://t.co/Q80r981TUb”

  • “Feeney4Batman: 'How #southkorea plays the #China card' http://t.co/WtxSy9A12U @Diplomat_APAC @LowyInstitute @ASPI_org @HI_Centre http://t.co/BnYiLtoWhX”

  • “Feeney4Batman: 'Hillary's pivot posse and China's Wild West desperado' http://t.co/s2TBf7vMp5 @ASPI_org @Diplomat_APAC @guardian http://t.co/H3NDQORB8Q”

  • “Feeney4Batman: 'Who Dislikes #China?' @pewresearch http://t.co/m6it8gG9XL #Japan & #Vietnam harden their opinion @ASPI_org @austdef http://t.co/Df5MIXWr04”

  • “Feeney4Batman: RT @IslamicMuseum: 90-second statement on the Islamic Museum of Australia by Federal Labor Member for Batman @Feeney4Batman http://t.co/B…”

  • “Feeney4Batman: RT @PMBreedlove: I am deeply concerned by this latest video that appears to show Russia engaging in military action against Ukraine http://…”

  • “Feeney4Batman: #Ukraine accuses #Russia of shooting down a SU-25 jet, US sanctions http://t.co/3anzjOQu2b #Poroshenko @BlogsofWar http://t.co/bMF0wLGtrg”

  • “Feeney4Batman: 'Will #Turkey midwife an independent #Kurdistan?' http://t.co/qYXTG8v3ob @AlMonitor @HI_Centre @masoud_barzani #ISIS http://t.co/3csrUmGuHS”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Another day of vandalism for the Abbott Gvt #auspol @VictorianLabor @CliftonHillALP @alpreservoir @LEANAustralia http://t.co/p08HDLjVbX”

  • “Feeney4Batman: Standing room only @FriendsoftheABC Public Meeting in Batman to protest #Budget2014 @NorthcoteLeader @JuliaIrwinator http://t.co/jirI86Zhqn”


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 »