Tag Archive | labor government

Kate Lundy – Government procurement stifling local business

Read the full story

Posted in Featured, Politics0 Comments

Federal Budget; Debt tax; Political donations

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY AM AGENDA MONDAY, 5 MAY 2014 KIEREN GILBERT: This is AM Agenda. Thanks for your company this Monday morning. With me now, the Shadow Assistant Treasurer, Andrew Leigh. Andrew Leigh, you’ve heard a lot of what Josh Frydenberg has had to say and the Liberal Party of the last couple […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

New facilities for Charnwood-Dunlop Primary officially opened today – Kate Lundy

Senator for the ACT, Kate Lundy today officially opened the new and upgraded facilities at Charnwood-Dunlop School in the ACT as part of the Labor Government’s Building the Education Revolution (BER). Charnwood-Dunlop School received $2.125 million in Commonwealth funding under the BER for the construction of a new multi-purpose building and upgrade to the front […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

Senator Gary Humphries – LABOR’S ATTACK ON THE PUBLIC SERVICE: A NEW GOING-TO-WORK TAX

The Federal Labor Government’s sneaky decision to introduce paid parking into the Parliamentary Triangle under the cover of a federal election is outrageous. The parking lot on Macquarie and Broughton Streets has been approved to become a paid parking lot. This may trigger paid parking across the Triangle if fringe benefits tax is imputed for […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

Canberra feels the pinch, thanks to enormous debt: Gary Humphries

News that DFAT will have to cut $100 million out of its budget comes as a result of the Government’s reckless spendathon. But this is just the beginning, according to local Liberal Senator Gary Humphries. “Cuts like this are a reminder that the day of reckoning for labor’s spending spree is not far away,” Senator […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

Report card shows another fail for Labor on hospitals! Senator Gary Humphries

The Australian Medical Association’s Annual Report Card on Public Hospitals has given a clear indication that hospitals around the country have not been fixed, more than two years after Labor promised a fix. “Labor has failed to deliver, and what makes it worse is that the buck is still well and truly passing,” said ACT […]

Read the full story

Posted in Health, Politics0 Comments

Canberra’s youth missing out, jobless surge 5.7% to 14.5% in 21 months

ACT youth unemployment has risen by 8.8 percentage points since the election of the Federal Labor Government. “The Federal Government has ventured down a road of enormous debt and deficit and it is the next generation that will have to pay it back,” said ACT Liberal Senator Gary Humphries today. “This is the same generation […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

Senate report shows that workplace needs ABCC – Gary Humphries

Construction sector must keep a strong, independent watchdog: report. Liberal senators have warned that the replacement of the building industry watchdog will invite a resurgence in industrial thuggery and lawlessness. The warning comes in a dissenting report to a Senate committee report into the Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) Bill […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments