News Release: Luke Hartsuyker – a legacy of under achievement and lost opportunity

LUKE HARTSUYKER - A LEGACY OF UNDER ACHIEVEMENT AND LOST OPPORTUNITY The announcement by Luke Hartsuyker that he won’t be contesting Cowper for the National Party at the next election creates an opportunity for the people of Port Macquarie, Coffs Harbour and the Mid-North Coast to make a clean break toward a positive new future … Continue reading News Release: Luke Hartsuyker – a legacy of under achievement and lost opportunity

News Release: Statement regarding Andrew Fraser (following the announcement of his retirement)

Statement by Andrew Woodward 13 June 2018 Statement regarding Andrew Fraser (following the announcement of his retirement) I admire anyone from any political persuasion who undertakes a period of their life in public office. It is a stressful, time-consuming and challenging role; all done under the microscope of public and media scrutiny and commentary, which … Continue reading News Release: Statement regarding Andrew Fraser (following the announcement of his retirement)

News Release: Bellingen Broadband Bungle – the government must explain the delay

Statement by Andrew Woodward 11 June 2018 Bellingen Broadband Bungle - the government must explain the delay The delivery of fast and reliable internet to Bellingen has suffered another blow with the government delaying the roll-out of the NBN in Bellingen township by a further six months. Under this government, the NBN has become the … Continue reading News Release: Bellingen Broadband Bungle – the government must explain the delay

News Release: Cowper dudded again by Malcolm Turnbull and The Nationals

Statement by Andrew Woodward 7 June 2018 Cowper dudded again by Malcolm Turnbull and The Nationals New research released today by a Canberra based policy think-tank, The Australia Institute (TAI), shows the federal seat of Cowper is ranked 135th out 146 seats that will derive the biggest benefit from Malcolm Turnbull’s tax cuts. The analysis … Continue reading News Release: Cowper dudded again by Malcolm Turnbull and The Nationals

News Release: One very simple question for Luke Hartsuyker – do you support Barnaby Joyce’s cash-for-comment?

Statement by Andrew Woodward, Labor Candidate for the Federal seat of Cowper 29 May 2018 One very simple question for Luke Hartsuyker - do you support Barnaby Joyce’s cash-for-comment? The Member for Cowper Luke Hartsuyker has one very simple question to answer today: Does he support his former leader Barnaby Joyce accepting $150,000 for an … Continue reading News Release: One very simple question for Luke Hartsuyker – do you support Barnaby Joyce’s cash-for-comment?

News Release: Nationals Fail to Support Unpaid Small Businesses after Pacific Highway Contract Management Failure (Tony Judge – Country Labor State Candidate for Coffs Harbour)

Statement by Tony Judge – Country Labor for Coffs Harbour 23 May 2018 Nationals Fail to Support Unpaid Small Businesses after Pacific Highway Contract Management Failure The National Party claims to represent small business in regional NSW but they have let local subcontractors down in their time of need. Local small business owners are struggling … Continue reading News Release: Nationals Fail to Support Unpaid Small Businesses after Pacific Highway Contract Management Failure (Tony Judge – Country Labor State Candidate for Coffs Harbour)

News Release: Rushed and half-baked Coffs Bypass announcement confirmed 

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 

News Release: Berejiklian Government Koala Strategy a fig leaf for 7 years of inaction over koalas

Labor has slammed the Berejiklian Government’s Koala Strategy as a miniscule fig leaf to cover the damage the NSW Government has wrought on endangered koalas across New South Wales.The NSW Koala Strategy was released yesterday, one year late and five years after the previous, comprehensive Koala Recovery Plan, developed in 2008, had lapsed.Since 2011 the … Continue reading News Release: Berejiklian Government Koala Strategy a fig leaf for 7 years of inaction over koalas

News Release: Government backs down on Coffs Harbour Bypass start and finish dates – or is this a cover-up?

Statement by Andrew Woodward - Labor for Cowper17 May 2018 Government backs down on Coffs Harbour Bypass start and finish dates - or is this a cover up?Within eight hours of announcing in writing the Coffs Harbour Bypass start and finish years yesterday, the Government backed down, mysteriously removing any reference to the dates on … Continue reading News Release: Government backs down on Coffs Harbour Bypass start and finish dates – or is this a cover-up?