* Doug Cameron, the Scottish-born Australian politician and trade unionist, recently chaired the Labor-led committee that has criticised newspapers standing against Labor's media reforms. Many thanks to Caroline Gerard for his data.
Douglas Niven Cameron (born 27 January 1951) is an Australian politician and trade unionist. He has been a Labor member of the Australian Senate since July 2008, representing the state of New South Wales.
Cameron was born in Bellshill, Scotland. He was first elected to the Senate at the 2007 federal election. He won Labor preselection by mounting a successful challenge to then incumbent Senator George Campbell. Cameron previously served as the national secretary of the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union.
Photo by Bidgee.
Mercury in Capricorn ruling and quincunx the Gemini Ascendant from the 8th House has manifested in an outspoken and forthright speaker.
NATAL DATA and ASTROLOGY CHART
BIRTH DATA: Douglas Niven Cameron, 27 January 1951, 12:00 (12 Noon) GMT (+0), Bellshill, Scotland (55n49, 04w01). ASC: 9 Gemini. RR=AA (from birth certificate). SOURCE: Sy Scholfield (c) quotes Caroline Gerard in an email (21 March 2013) for data from birth certificate: "Born at 12 noon! In Calderbank House, Baillieston (a nursing home)."