|Member of the Australian Parliament
7 September 2013
|Preceded by||Craig Thomson|
23 April 1964 |
|Political party||Liberal Party of Australia|
Karen Jane McNamara (born 23 April 1964) is an Australian politician. She has been a Liberal member of the Australian House of Representatives since September 2013, representing the New South Wales electorate of Dobell.
McNamara is a former New South Wales public servant, serving in senior roles for over 20 years. McNamara managed the electoral campaign of Darren Webber for the electorate of Wyong at the 2011 New South Wales state election. In 2013 Webber was forced to resign from the Liberal Party, due to irregularities in his electoral fundraising creating corruption concerns.
- "Karen McNamara Member for Dobell". Liberal Party of Australia. Retrieved 7 September 2013.
- Nicholls, Sean (2013-09-23). "Karen McNamara dragged into controversy about political donations". Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 2014-05-02.
- Gerathy, Sarah (2014-02-19). "Chris Hartcher, Darren Webber and Chris Spence step down from Liberal Party amid corruption claims". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 2014-05-02.
- "House of Representatives: NSW: Dobell". Election 2013. Australian Electoral Commission. 13 September 2013. Retrieved 15 September 2013.
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|Member for Dobell
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