WomenVote Scorecard for the 2019 Federal Election

The Liberal Party of Australia

Source:  (1) Liberal Women, cdn.liberal.org.au/pdf/Liberal Women – A Proud History of Firsts.pdf, accessed 10 May 2019; (2) Conservative parties around the world have a problem – and women are losing patience, Julia Baird, abc.net.au/news/2019-02-07/women-in-parliament-labor-liberal/10783234, accessed 10 May 2019; (3) Liberal Party Delivering our Plan, liberal.org.au/our-plan, accessed 10 May 2019; (4) 2018-19 Budget Papers, budget.gov.au, accessed 10 May 2019; (5) National Women’s Health Strategy 2020-2030, health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/AF504671BA9786E8CA2583D6000AFAE7/$File/National%20Womens%20Health%20Strategy%202020-2030.pdf, accessed 10 May 2019; (6) Media release: $52.2 million to improve women’s health, greghunt.com.au/52-2-million-to-improve-womens-health/, accessed 10 May 2019; (7) 11 May media releases by the Liberal Party on women in work and the future of sport: https://www.liberal.org.au/articles?tid=2, accessed 13 May 2019.

The National Party

Source:  (1) Plan for a Stronger Regional Australia, nationals.org.au/policies, accessed 9 May 2019; (2) Our Plan for Regional Australia, nationals.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/NatsCHQ_Policy-Document-Regional-Australia.pdf, accessed 9 May 2019; (3) Our Plan to Keep Australian’s Safe Online, nationals.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/NatsCHQ_Policy-Document-Online-Safety-1.pdf, accessed 9 May 2019; (4) Our Plan for Strengthening Australia’s World-Class Health System, nationals.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/NatsCHQ_Policy-Document-World-Class-Health-System.pdf, accessed 9 May 2019

The Australian Labor Party

Source:  (1) A more equal, and representative Parliament, 19 September 2018, pennywong.com.au/speeches/senators-statements-a-more-equal-and-representative-parliament-the-senate-canberra, accessed 10 May 2019; (2) Australian Women: Labor’s Plan for Equality, alp.org.au/media/1819/australian_women_plan_for_equality.pdf, accessed 10 May 2019; (3) Media release: Labor’s plan for cheaper child care, 28 April 2019, billshorten.com.au/labor_s_plan_for_cheaper_child_care_sunday_28_april_2019, accessed 10 May 2019; (4) Media release: Better pay for early childhood educators, 28 April 2019, billshorten.com.au/better_pay_for_early_childhood_educators_sunday_28_april_2019, accessed 10 May 2019; (5) 2018 ALP National Platform, alp.org.au/media/1539/2018_alp_national_platform_constitution.pdf, accessed 10 May 2019

The Greens

Source:  (1) Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women, greens.org.au/policies/gender-equality-and-empowerment-women, accessed 9 May 2019; (2) Policy initiative: Close the Gender Wage Gap, greens.org.au/sites/default/files/2019-05/Greens%202019%20Policy%20Platform-Close%20the%20gender%20wage%20gap.pdf, accessed 9 May 2019; (3) Policy initiative: Equality for Women, greens.org.au/sites/default/files/2019-03/POLICY%20INITIATIVE-Equality%20for%20women.pdf, accessed 9 May 2019

One Nation

Source:  (1) One Nation website, onenation.org.au/policies, accessed 9 May 2019

United Australia Party

Source:  (1) UAP Gender Equality statement, unitedaustraliaparty.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/3_GenderEquality.pdf, accessed 9 May 2019; (2) UAP Vision for Australia June 2015, unitedaustraliaparty.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Vision-for-Australia-June-2015.pdf, accessed 9 May 2019; (3) 2019 Election Launch and Policy Speech, unitedaustraliaparty.org.au/2019-election-launch-and-policy-speech/, accessed 9 May 2019

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