LABOR PLEDGES AN EXTRA $22.2 MILLION FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN PORT MACQUARIE, COFFS HARBOUR, KEMPSEY AND THE MID-NORTH COAST Public schools in Cowper will be $22.2 million better off over three years under a federal Labor Government. Labor today released school-by-school details of its plans to spend $14 billion on public schools over its first … Continue reading News: Labor pledges an extra $22.2 million for public schools in Port Macquarie, Coffs Harbour, Kempsey and on the Mid-North Coast over three years.
THE HON. BILL SHORTEN MP LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION SHADOW MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS & ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS MEMBER FOR MARIBYRNONG ANDREW LEIGH MP SHADOW ASSISTANT TREASURER SHADOW MINISTER FOR COMPETITION AND PRODUCTIVITY SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE IN SERVICES SHADOW MINISTER FOR CHARITIES AND NOT-FOR-PROFITS MEMBER FOR FENNER LABOR WILL TACKLE MULTINATIONAL TAX … Continue reading Briefing: Labor will tackle multinational tax dodgers
THE HON SHAYNE NEUMANN MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR IMMIGRATION AND BORDER PROTECTION FEDERAL MEMBER FOR BLAIR CATHERINE KING MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HEALTH AND MEDICARE MEMBER FOR BALLARAT MEDICAL TRANSFER OF CHILDREN FROM AUSTRALIAN-FUNDED REGIONAL PROCESSING CENTRES Labor will introduce legislation to address the Government’s failure to ensure children in Australian-funded regional processing centres receive the urgent medical care … Continue reading Blog: Children on Nauru
HEADLINES: FAIR GO ACTION PLAN FOR AUSTRALIA A Shorten Labor Government will: Fix our schools and hospitals. Restore funding cut by the Liberals and Nationals, to ensure every community has quality public schools and hospitals. Ease pressure on family budgets. End the Medicare freeze and give tax breaks to workers, not the top end of town. Stand … Continue reading Policy
Hello, I have received a handful of emails from people concerning the Adani mine. First, thank you for your concern about climate change, the environment and this proposal. I share your concern. My response to those writing is: Thank you for your correspondence asking about the position of Labor and myself on the Adani … Continue reading Blog: Response to letters about the Adani mine proposal
STEPHEN JONES MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT MEMBER FOR WHITLAM COALITION FAILING REGIONAL AUSTRALIA Before looking at incentives to encourage people to move to regional Australia to relieve congestion in Sydney and Melbourne, the Morrison Government must first look to deliver on existing policy promises … Continue reading Blog: Coalition failing regional Australia
Statement, Shadow Minister for Trade, Jason Claire. A FAIR GO FOR AUSTRALIANS IN TRADE DEALSLabor will permanently fix the way we do trade deals to put Australian workers first and stop future governments from signing up to trade deals that include clauses that allow foreign companies to sue the Australian government. The Liberals have eroded … Continue reading Briefing: TPP
Story: ABC PUTTING DROUGHT POLICY REFORM BACK ON TRACK A Shorten Labor Government will restore the CoAG process for drought reform and dispatch Australia’s agriculture-based Research and Development Corporations (RDCs) to help farmers build defences against the impacts of an increasingly variable climate such as protracted drought, severe storms, frost, pests and diseases. Labor … Continue reading Briefing: Drought policy
THE HON BILL SHORTEN MP LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION SHADOW MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS AND ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS MEMBER FOR MARIBYRNONG THE HON. MARK DREYFUS QC MP SHADOW ATTORNEY-GENERAL SHADOW MINISTER FOR NATIONAL SECURITY MEMBER FOR ISAACS A NATIONAL INTEGRITY COMMISSION – RESTORING TRUST IN POLITICS & THE PUBLIC SECTOR A … Continue reading Briefing: National Integrity Commission
And here we have the Government letting down dairy farmers in Cowper. The Nationals can't even look after those that they claim as their core. Thanks to Joel Fitzgibbon for standing up for dairy in Cowper.