Save Our Steel


I'm fighting for steel.

Labor now presents the region and nation with its plan for strong Anti-Dumping measures, mandated Australian Standards, and maximising Australian steel in government projects. you can read the detail of Labor's steel plan here.

Sign my petition to save our steel.

The fight for steel didn't start at this election. In my first term as an MP I was successful in negotiating for the $300 Million Steel Transformation Plan, the introduction of the Anti-Dumping Commission and the strong anti-dumping measures.

Here is my and Sharon Bird's open letter to the Prime Minister on behalf of Labor.


Here are links to some of the more recent stories on Labor's fight for steel

The Smug indifference of the Coalition, December 2015

Pyne told 'Get a map', December 2015

Jones turns up heat on Pyne, November 2015

Shorten sends letter to PM urging action on steelworks, October 2015

Bluescope Steel deal: Government action needed in fight to save Port Kembla Steelworks, October 2015

Illawarra forgotten amid Liberal Leadership Change, September 2015