He started as an undertaker's night attendant. Now he's a federal minister.
Shining light on domestic violence, mental health, and helping others.
McCarthy lists attacks on Adam Goodes as an example of public vitriol.
Will we get another 'swamped by Asians'?
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Burney is the first Indigenous woman to be elected to the House of Representatives.
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It's like the first day of school.
It'll be days until we know the election's final outcome.
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Burney takes the southern Sydney seat of Barton.
We still don't know exactly when the 2016 federal election will be (though a July 2 double di olution is still the smart money) but candidates on all sides of the political divide are already staking...