AS Larissa Waters tearfully resigned as deputy Greens leader, the Twitterati was wishfully thinking some of its least-liked pollies might, in addition, to decrease victim to a citizenship disgrace.
At the summit of the list was former PM Tony Abbott despite Abbott confirming bearing in mind challenged by New Zealand born Senator Derryn Hinch that he has not been a British citizen by now 1993, the year in the to the lead he entered Parliament.
For the baby book, here are all the federal MPs and Senators born overseas, according to the Parliamentary Library (upon March 21, 2017):
Belgium: Sen Hon. Mathias Hubert Paul Cormann
Canada: Sen Larissa Joy Waters
Egypt: Ms. Anne Aly
Germany: Sen Hon. Eric Abetz
Greece: Ms. Maria Vamvakinou
Iran: Sen Sam Dastyari
India: Sen Malcolm Ieuan Roberts
Italy: Mr. Antonio (Tony) Zappia
Malaysia: Sen Hon. Penny Ying-Yen Wong
New Zealand: Sen Derryn Nigel Hinch, Sen Scott Ludlam
Nigeria: Hon. Sussan Penelope Ley
Singapore: Mr. Ian Reginald Goodenough, Sen Peter Stuart Whish-Wilson
United Kingdom: Hon. Anthony John Abbott, Sen Hon. Douglas Niven Cameron, Hon. Paul William Fletcher, Sean Alexander McEachran Gallacher, San Nicholas (Nick) James McKim, Mr. Brian Keith Mitchell, Hon. Brendan Patrick OConnor, Sen Hon. Nigel Gregory Scullion, Mr. Joshua (Josh) Hamilton Wilson, Ms. Rebekha Che Sharkie.
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