Would you like to congratulate Gladys Liu on being the first Chinese-Australian member of parliament?

She narrowly defeated Jennifer Yang for the seat of Chisholm but either way a Chinese person was going to the federal government. The Chisholm debate set a record in Australia in that it was the first to be entirely moderated in Mandarin. By 2050 it is predicted that the Chinese will hold 22 constituencies. Better... show more She narrowly defeated Jennifer Yang for the seat of Chisholm but either way a Chinese person was going to the federal government. The Chisholm debate set a record in Australia in that it was the first to be entirely moderated in Mandarin. By 2050 it is predicted that the Chinese will hold 22 constituencies. Better start learning Mandarin now I reckon.
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