The Hon Catherine King MP, Australia

Shadow Minister for Health and Medicare

Catherine King has represented the Federal Electorate of Ballarat since she was first elected at the 2001 Federal Election.

Ms King was appointed Parliamentary Secretary in the portfolios of Health and Ageing and Infrastructure and Transport as part of the Gillard Government in 2010 and promoted to Cabinet on 1 July 2013, as Minister for Regional Australia, Local Government and Territories in the Rudd Government.

Ms King has held the role of Shadow Minister for Health and Medicare in the Shadow Cabinet led by the Hon. Bill Shorten since 2013.

View all speakers