Penny Wong

Penny Wong
Senator Penny Wong is the Labor Opposition Leader in the Senate. Penny is also the Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment and Senator for South Australia.

Articles by Penny Wong

Trade on Australia’s terms

From the oil price shocks and stagflation of the 1970s to the economic reforms of the 1980s, the first episode of George Megalogenis’s documentary Making Australia Great: Inside Our Longest Boom told a fascinating story. It showed how Bob Hawke … Read More

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What would a high quality China free trade agreement look like?

Australia risks signing up to a sub-standard free trade agreement with China because the Abbott Government is more interested in the politics than in the economics of trade. Tony Abbott is increasingly looking like a soft touch in negotiations with … Read More

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We believe in a better Australia

In opening day two of the Building a Progressive Future conference, Senator Penny Wong discussed Labor, our values, achievements and vision, in her plenary address. See Senator Wong’s edited remarks below.   Part 1 of 2   Part 2 of … Read More

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