Penny Wright, Senator

Party
Australian Greens
Type
Senator
Email
senator.wright@aph.gov.au
Parliamentary
Office
PO Box 6100, Senate, Parliament House
Canberra, ACT 2600
Electoral
Office
Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices, Suite 6, Level 12, 100 King William Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Eophone
(08) 8205 1060
Eofax
(08) 8205 1069
Website
Social Accounts
  • Penny Wright on Twitter
  • Penny Wright on Facebook
  • Penny Wright on YouTube

News From Penny Wright

  • “PennyWrites: RT @AndyroosteG: Let's not forget my brother, please RT to let the world know he is still in prison http://t.co/QUx7y9rQxa”

  • “PennyWrites: @Cr_Hull Too right! These ghouls are mature & logical :-)”

  • “PennyWrites: Look who I found just as I arrived home from Canberra tonight! I obviously live in a scary neighbourhood! http://t.co/GNZqW0f8wU”

  • “PennyWrites: @Peter28888 @theprojecttv AFP, ACC still saying more stolen than imported. And diverted from "law abiding" owners who didn't hand in”

  • “PennyWrites: @Peter28888 @theprojecttv @AuSenate We must have been at different inquiries :-)”

  • “PennyWrites: @Peter28888 @theprojecttv You might like to acquaint yourself with the evidence from the @auSenate inquiry today”

  • “PennyWrites: I'll be on @theprojecttv tonight talking about my Senate inquiry into illegal #guns. Tune in! http://t.co/JFdU2cbWLh”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @senatormilne: Can't believe Abbott allocates $2.5 billion with no modelling to show it will reduce emissions even by 5%. Lib economic m…”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @senatormilne: So much for Palmer's claim he saved CEFC/ARENA in deal. Govt say no deal, abolition bills to be brought on early next yea…”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @eleanorbloom: No deal to save ARENA or CEFC, says Milne. They are just going to hang in background til next year & then gone. “Just dis…”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @Tim_Clifford1: @Oshaunnewman @SenatorLudlam @senatormilne Cormann is doing a great job motivating people to get out and door knock for…”

  • “PennyWrites: Our future is at stake. @senatormilne is wiping the floor w/ Finance Minister Cormann and his voodoo economics in @AuSenate #auspol”

  • “PennyWrites: Outrageous & shameless obfuscation by Matthias Corman in @auSenate debate w/ @senatormilne on farcical Direct Action bill right now. #auspol”

  • “PennyWrites: .@MaccaPolitical @Wendy_Bacon Well, @SenatorLudlam much more likely to understand these terms than most other MPs or Senators!”

  • “PennyWrites: Good question, @Wendy_Bacon: Is there going to be a @Greens on joint committee for purposes of considering data retention bill? I doubt it!”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @chatsbury: PM's science prize winner warns 'best and brightest' will leave http://t.co/4QYYYAjwDK via @ABCNews”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @LaLegale: Nice! @otiose94: #RET, #abbott Targets by Tandberg © http://t.co/atkgatz942 #QT #auspol http://t.co/VfUgAGUzgP oㄥO””

  • “PennyWrites: RT @senatormilne: Tragedy for native forests. Abbott Palmer deal opens way for loggers to be paid to clear, harvest and feed native forests…”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @DianahMieg: Fire seasons brought forward as SA dries out http://t.co/6eLAXBUjOK via @ABCNews Climate #Regions @VFFCGroup @cfsva_sa #sap…”

  • “PennyWrites: Congrats, Angelo Gavrielatos - moving to Education International after 7 years as Fed Pres of @AEUfederal. Public #education champion”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @senatormilne: Love a good market. Sat morning breakfast in Adelaide. http://t.co/9jT3L68y0D”

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News About Penny Wright

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “why are you so stupid, you must protect Australians, but you want to help the terrorists”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Interesting screen to see when trying to sign the petition against the Abbott Government's Foreign Fighters Bill on a university computer. Has it already started??”

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Corporate schools funded by McDonalds a possibility - NEWS.com.au

    Corporate schools funded by McDonalds a possibility - NEWS.com.au

    Under questioning from Greens education spokeswoman Penny Wright, Education Department Secretary Lisa Paul told a Senate estimates committee that at least one fast food company in Australia already has a training college. “One of the big fast food ...

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Officials don't believe MP advocated on behalf of Australian couple who ... - ABC Online

    Officials don't believe MP advocated on behalf of Australian couple who ... - ABC Online

    During a Senate estimates hearing in Canberra today Greens senator Penny Wright asked the department's Bryce Hutcheson to respond to reports that a senior MP advocated on behalf of the couple. "I do not believe so, Senator. I'm not aware of any such ...and more »

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Federal Politics Live: October 22, 2014 - Sydney Morning Herald

    Federal Politics Live: October 22, 2014 - Sydney Morning Herald

    12:24pm: Labor Senator Penny Wong is trying to get the cost of the government's paid parental leave scheme out of some tight clipped officials and ministers in estimates' hearings. She is frustrated. Thank goodness ... Senator Penny Wong (@SenatorWong ...and more »

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Professor Barry Spurr paid $8250 for review of the national curriculum - NEWS.com.au

    Professor Barry Spurr paid $8250 for review of the national curriculum - NEWS.com.au

    Under questioning from the Greens education spokeswoman Penny Wright, department officials defended the curriculum review's recommendations and rejected suggestions it was influenced in any way by Professor Spurr's apparent personal views.

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Federal Politics Live: October 20, 2014 - Sydney Morning Herald

    Federal Politics Live: October 20, 2014 - Sydney Morning Herald

    Running the detention centre on Manus Island has cost taxpayers $632 million, Sarah writes, while the cost of Nauru is $434 million, a Senate estimates commitee has heard. Upvotes:0 ..... The Age's national affairs editor, Tony Wright, a man who never ...and more »

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “When do you intend on correcting your web pages in light of the evidence, shown at Your Firearms Enquiry. You have false claims and misinformation in relation to Fire Arm crime and statistics. Detective Chief Superintendent Ken Finch testified that the real concern was Illegal Importation of firearm...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “There are a number of small abattoirs in Australia that have an exemption to slaughter animals without stunning them first. This means that animals are fully conscious and experience pain and distress when their throats are cut. ”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Thanks for hosting the Woman's Leadership for Sustainability function with Christine Milne and significant others. A wonderful initiative to get like mind folk together.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Taking the power back talking to folks in Norwood about what's at stake when it comes to the climate. Great to have Christine Milne in town joining our wonderful Greens members & SA Greens MPs Mark Parnell MLC & Senator Penny Wright #powerback”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Owner: Millicent Warne Supporting Teens and young adults with: -Self Harm -Depression -Abuse Victims -Suicidal Thoughts -Family Issues -Eating disorders -Teen Pregnancy - Sexual Health -Relationship Issues -Grief and Loss -Bullying...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.356458004535575.1073741858.207844859396891&type=1”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Legally owned firearms are not the cause for high gun crime in NSW. Why do you push the issue to ban semi auto hand guns from hardworking honest Australians? You state "legally own firearms are being stolen" so you should focus your political powers at combating crime. You make me sick!”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “To Australian public My name is Qier Peterson. I am a quadriplegic woman. Every time I have needed help, the Australian Greens Party has always fought for me , supported me and given me strength. I want to tell the public how good the party has been to me and to encourage people to support the Par...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “To Australian public My name is Qier Peterson. I am a quadriplegic woman. Every time I have needed help, the Australian Greens Party has always fought for me , supported me and given me strength. I want to tell the public how good the party has been to me and to encourage people to support the Par...”

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Illegal guns a statistical black hole - Government News

    Illegal guns a statistical black hole - Government News

    Committee member and Greens senator Penny Wright said the final report would examine how the illegal gun trade was operating, who was behind it and what could be done about it. The inquiry will also look at how technology such as 3D printers could ...

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Why has neither Ellison or Keelty been prosecuted for this wilful withholding of primary evidence from Schapelle Corby and the Bali court? Why has this, and dozens of other examples like it, been hidden from the public by the Australian media? Why have successive Australian governments hidden, ev...”

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Have we slipped since Port Arthur? Inquiry into illicit firearms to begin today - ABC Local

    Have we slipped since Port Arthur? Inquiry into illicit firearms to begin today - ABC Local

    PENNY WRIGHT: Anecdotally, there seems to be now, an increase in the number of illegal weapons in the hands of criminals and I'm really interested in finding out how they're getting there. There seems to be quite a lot of confusion about the ...

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Mental health for me I would call a Social Injustice. Something I never should have suffered but did because of the injustice of the Banks. There is fraud in the banking system and it has to be stopped. It caused the death of my loved one, and took me to that dark place of ending my own. The banks w...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “The Mayor of the District Council of Robe, Peter Riseley, today received dozens of declarations of "gas field-free roads" from farmers across the District. This community is right behind the Lock The Gate Alliance Inc campaign to protect farmland from fracking. I was delighted to be part of the ceremony with Senator Penny Wright.”