Opinion

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Ted appeared on Sky News 'Kenny Report' to discuss with host Chris Kenny about how China is using trade as a tool against other countries. He's urging Australia to work with other like-minded nations to counter these tactics, which he...

In my opinion piece for the Australian Financial Review (Tuesday, 4 May 2021) I explain how China uses economic coercion in the way empires of old used war. To counter this we need collective pushback. Read the full article HERE . Listen to...

If South East Queensland is chosen to host the 2032 Olympic Games, I believe it is the perfect opportunity to create lasting legacy infrastructure for the Sunshine Coast, including fast rail from Brisbane to Maroochydore and a Convention...

Statement from Ted O'Brien MP: Sexual misconduct and the mistreatment of, or disrespect for, women is an issue that must be addressed. Some of the recent reports emanating out of Parliament have included truly despicable behaviour, and that...

The Australian Government is being urged to call for a United Nations' investigation into serious and systematic human rights breaches by the Chinese Government. Watch Ted's speech HERE .

If southeast Queensland is chosen to host the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games, it will signal the start of a period of transformation with lasting consequences for the Sunshine Coast. Click here to read the article.

Australia’s greatest challenge lies not in COVID-19 but in resolving the China question, argues Federal Member for Fairfax Ted O’Brien. “The China question is the greatest challenge of our generation and if we’re to answer it successfully,...

Ted O’Brien MP, Federal Member for Fairfax, has welcomed the news that two towns in his electorate, Buderim and Woombye, will be among the first to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. As part of the Australian Government’s COVID-19 Vaccination...

Queensland risks becoming the rust belt of Australia An independent analysis by the Federal Parliamentary Budget Office has uncovered irrefutable evidence which proves that the Queensland Government is spending half as much on...