AUDIO OF OPENING REMARKS TO COFFS BYPASS MEETING Updated: 12 October 2018
ANTHONY ALBANESE ON NORTH COAST ISSUESToday Anthony Albanese, Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, Cities, Regional Development and Tourism addressed the NSW Country Labor Conference in Foster. He made several specific mentions of issues in Cowper, including the quality of National Party representation, disadvantage in electorates, the NBN, the Pacific Highway, high speed coastal rail and … Continue reading News: Anthony Albanese address to the NSW Country Labor Conference
Prepared textDrought is not just west of the great dividing range. This is an issue east of the dividing range as well. Rainfall is at record lows. Temperatures are at record highs. I am running for Cowper. Port to Kempsey to Dorrigo to Coffs. In Cowper and it's surrounds, we have about 8.5k people in … Continue reading News: Remarks in support of an urgency motion on the drought at the Country Labor conference.
Updated information (20 February 2019) Click here: Some facts on dividend imputation Overview Labor is cracking down on a loophole that gives tax refunds to people who have a lot of wealth but don’t pay any income tax. This loophole will soon cost $8 billion a year – more than we spend on public schools, … Continue reading Briefing: Dividend Imputation
Statement by Andrew Woodward 21 May 2018 Rushed and half-baked Coffs Bypass announcement confirmed A Senate Estimates hearing tonight in Canberra has confirmed that the recent announcement of funding for the Coffs Harbour Bypass was a rushed and half-baked announcement designed to do nothing more than try and save Luke Hartsuyker's now terminal political career. The Coffs … Continue reading News Release: Rushed and half-baked Coffs Bypass announcement confirmed