Marise Payne

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Full Name Marise Payne
Age 56 Years Old
Nick Name Payne
Gender Female
Famous As Politician
Birth Date July 29th, 1964
Birth Place Sydney

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Marise Ann Payne famed as Marise Payne is an Australian politician who has been Minister for Foreign Affairs in the Morrison Government since 2018, and was also appointed Minister for Women in 2019. She was first added to the shadow ministry in 2007, and when the Coalition returned to power in 2013 she was made Minister for Human Services in the Abbott Government. Overall, she is a very talented politician. 

Foreign Minister Marise Payne defends Australia's Strait of Hormuz deployment

Foreign Affairs Minister Marise Payne has defended the Morrison government's decision to send Australian troops to a US-led military mission in the Middle East. Australia's foreign minister insists it is "absolutely" in the national interest to send troops to defend oil tankers in the Middle East. Military experts and academics have questioned the wisdom of signing up to the US-led mission in the Persian Gulf, and raised concerns about "mission creep". But Marise Payne has defended the decision to deploy a plane, frigate, and Australian personnel to the Strait of Hormuz. Senator Payne argued the military operation will help de-escalate tensions in the region, particularly in relation to Iran, and ensure crucial shipping lanes remain open. "Endeavouring to support a de-escalation process in this particular maritime security construct is, I think, an appropriate and reasonable thing for Australia to do," she told the ABC's Insiders program on Sunday. 

Early Life of Marise

Marise Payne was born as Marise Ann Payne on 29th July 1964 in Sydney, Australian. Her nationality is Australian and her ethnicity is White. She celebrated her 55th birthday as of 2019. She is the daughter of Ann Noreen (nee Johns) and William Elliott Payne. Her father was a World War II veteran who worked as an accountant and farmer. She grew up in Bardwell Park, in Sydney's southern suburbs. She attended MLC School before going on to the University of New South Wales, where she graduated with Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws degrees. 

Body Measurements of Marise

Marise is a very beautiful woman with a charming smile on her lips attracting a lot of people towards her. Her distinctive feature is that she has short hair which is of blonde color. Her other body details regarding her height, weight, and others will be added soon. 

Career of Marise

  • Marise joined the Liberal Party in 1982 and was state president of the New South Wales Young Liberals from 1987 to 1988.
  • she also served as federal president of the Young Liberals from 1989 to 1991.
  • She was an unsuccessful candidate to fill the casual vacancy caused by the resignation of Senator Peter Baume in 1991. 
  • At the time she was serving as private secretary to Senator Robert Hill.
  • She was appointed vice-chair of the Australian Republican Movement in 1994. 
  • She was chosen by the Liberal Party to fill the casual vacancy in 1997. 
  • She took office on 9 April 1997 and has subsequently been re-elected to the Senate at 2001, 2007, 2013, and 2016 elections. 
  • She was a backbencher for her first decade in the Senate, from 1997 to 2007. 
  • She was appointed as a shadow parliamentary secretary after the Coalition lost the 2007 election, with responsibility for foreign affairs (2007-2008) and international development assistance and indigenous affairs (2008-2009). 
  • After the 2010 election, she was instead made Shadow Minister for Housing and Shadow Minister for Indigenous Development and Employment.
  • When the Coalition won the 2013 federal election, she was appointed Minister for Human Services in the Abbott Government.
  • In June 2014, she announced the creation of "myGov hybrid government shopfronts", which are designed to assist customers with setting up online accounts for government services such as Centrelink, Medicare, the Australian Taxation Office, and the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
  • She oversaw the final months of the long-anticipated 2016 Defence White Paper, which she launched in February 2016 with Turnbull and Chief of the Defence Force Mark Binskin.
  • In April 2016, she and Turnbull announced that French firm DCNS, now called Naval Group, had been awarded a $50 billion contract to build a new fleet of submarines for the Royal Australian Navy. 
  • After the government's re-election at the 2019 election, she was also appointed Minister for Women.

Marital Status, Husband, Child

Payne is married to Stuart Ayres, who is a minister in the New South Wales state government. She is 16 years his senior. The couple met while campaigning together at the 2007 federal election. As of 2010, they were building a home together in Mulgoa. As of today, the couple is living a happy life and they are planning for kids. 

Net Worth of Marise

Marise is a very successful politician and is the minister for women. The net worth and salary of Marise will be surely in millions but the exact details of her earnings will be added soon as it has not been revealed yet.