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Stephen Conroy

Senator Stephen Conroy is Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Senate and Shadow Minister for Defence. He was first appointed to represent Victoria in the Senate in 1996 and his ministerial positions in the second Gillard administration included Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, and the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister on Digital Productivity.


Articles by Stephen Conroy (1)

  • Turnbull Government adrift on ambiguous South China Sea rhetoric

    With the revelation last week that China had reportedly deployed surface to air missiles on Woody Island, rising tensions in the South China Sea have once again been thrust into the global spotlight. As readers of The Interpreter are likely aware, Labor has been forthright about our position on what is occurring in the South China Sea. We believe that Australia and other like-minded countries should act to support the international rules-based order in the South China Sea.