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David Kelly Littleproud is an Australian politician who was elected deputy leader of the National Party in February 2020. He serves as Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management in the Morrison Government and has been a member of the House of Representatives since 2016, representing the Division of Maranoa.
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Watch: Bushfire report updateThe Minister for Emergency Management, David Littleproud, is speaking about the Royal Commission's report into last year's devastating bushfires.
Federal government accuses ANZ of 'virtue signalling' for adopting carbon targets as a condition of lendingMichael McCormack and David Littleproud say the move unfairly penalises farmers.
Backpackers could be deported if they break coronavirus restrictions, government warnsBackpackers and temporary visa holders working on farms could be deported if they break isolation or social distancing restrictions, Agriculture Minister David Littleproud has warned.
Michael McCormack retains Nationals leadership, David Littleproud named as deputyMichael McCormack has retained his role as leader of the Nationals party, saying there has "never before been such an important time" for the party.
Firefighter unions split on need for royal commission into bushfire crisisProfessional and volunteer firefighters have called on drought minister David Littleproud to support a royal commission into this summer’s horrific fires, a day after the United Firefighters Union..
David Littleproud demands climate activists 'show respect', amid calls for tougher penaltiesCabinet minister David Littleproud has urged disruptive climate change activists to show more respect amid calls for harsher penalties.
Show respect, climate activists: Nats MPCabinet minister David Littleproud has urged disruptive climate change activists to show more respect amid calls for harsher penalties.
Audit ordered after $1m assistance given to Victorian region not affected by droughtDavid Littleproud is taking a closer look at drought funding methodology as he prepares to visit outback towns hit by dry spells.
'We don't need the money': Audit ordered after $1m assistance given to town not drought-affectedDavid Littleproud is taking a closer look at drought funding methodology as he prepares to visit outback towns hit by dry spells.
Water resources minister seeks audit of drought fundingDavid Littleproud is taking a closer look at drought funding methodology as he prepares to visit outback towns hit by dry spells.
Labor slams 'climate change denier' David Littleproud over bushfire commentsLabor has accused Natural Disasters Minister David Littleproud of being a climate change denier for saying he was not sure if human activity is behind it.
$20 million committed to new Murray-Darling climate change studyWater Minister David Littleproud has unveiled a $20 million study into climate change, ecology and hydrology in the Murray-Darling Basin.
Climate change key to new basin researchWater Minister David Littleproud has announced $20 million for a new study into climate change, ecology and hydrology in the Murray-Darling Basin.
New 'tough cop' to oversee Murray-Darling Basin planFederal Water Minister David Littleproud has proposed a new Inspector-General to hold authorities to account for their management of the Murray-Darling Basin.