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Biography

In December 2020, Andrew was appointed the Assistant Minister for Defence.

Andrew was first elected to the House of Representatives at the 2015 by-election for the Division of Canning, Western Australia.

Prior to entering Parliament, Andrew studied Philosophy and History at the University of New South Wales. Andrew joined the Australian Defence Force in 2003, attending the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) and Royal Military College Duntroon. Andrew served as an officer in the 2nd Cavalry Regiment in Darwin, and the Special Air Service Regiment (SASR) in Perth, being deployed to Afghanistan, the Middle-East, and the Asia-Pacific.

Since entering parliament Andrew has fought to deliver better services and job opportunities for the people of Canning. This has included a particular focus on tackling the devastating impact of drug abuse in the local community, and lobbying Canberra for greater infrastructure investment in the Peel region.

In 2017 Andrew was appointed as Chair of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security. The Committee is charged with parliamentary oversight of Australia's intelligence and security agencies, and the task of reviewing national security legislation.

From Andrew

The RBA's statement today confirms that Australia's economic recovery from the pandemic is well underway.

May 04

Next week's Budget will add to the Morrison Government's record infrastructure investment and support 4,000 direct and indirect jobs in Western Australia.

May 04

#LIVE: Protecting Australian agriculture and regional communities.

May 04

Small brewers and distillers will benefit from $255 million in tax relief to support more jobs and investment as part of the 2021-22 Budget. Read more ➡️ http://lbr.al/is6y

May 04

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