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Ken Wyatt (Lib-Hasluck) – Maiden Speech

This is Ken Wyatt’s maiden speech to the House of Representatives.

The Western Australian electorate of Hasluck was created in 2001. Its first member was the ALP’s Sharryn Jackson. In 2004, she was defeated by the Liberal Party’s Stuart Henry but regained the seat again in 2007. Wyatt defeated her in 2010, securing 50.57% of the two-party vote and a swing of 1.42%.

Wyatt is the Liberal Party’s first indigenous member elected to the House of Representatives. [Read more…]