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Media Release - Labor’s cladding crisis continues
The cladding crisis in Victoria will continue unabated after Labor’s manifestly inadequate announcement today.The Andrews government has known about this crisis for almost 5 years and until now has done absolutely nothing to address it. As a result of Labor’s reckless spending and ...
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Media Release - More buck passing but no action on Victoria’s cladding crisis
Revelations today that Labor will establish yet another government agency, “Cladding Safety Victoria,” will come as cold comfort to Victorians who are rightly distressed about the dangerous flammable cladding surrounding their homes.People are fearful their homes are now fire traps and ...
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
Media Release - Statement on the dismissal of the South Gippsland Shire Council
The Liberal Nationals will support the dismissal of the South Gippsland Shire Council as recommend by the Commission of Inquiry into the council.The dismissal of a council should only be considered in the most serious circumstances but the findings of the Commission of Inquiry clearly indicate that ...
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Media Release - Local Government Reform Paper
Today's announcement of the Local Government Bill Reform Paper provides an important opportunity for bi-partisanship in improving local decision making in Victoria. I will be talking and listening to local residents and councils throughout the Victorian community over the winter parliamentary ...
Monday, 17 June 2019
Media release - I’ve seen Chihuahuas that are better attack dogs than James Merlino
A year ago James Merlino made a ham-fisted attempt to refer his political opponents to Victoria Police.Untroubled by his inability to get basic facts right, Merlino alleged his opponents had engaged in the same antics as Labor - the systematic rorting of electorate officers for electoral ...
Thursday, 13 June 2019
Media Release - There’s something smelly about Tricky Dicky Wynne and Slick Willie Fowles
Only weeks before the Andrews Labor Government went into caretaker mode, Richard Wynne introduced Amendment C346 which allows for 40 metre, or ten to twelve storey development on the Corkman Hotel site.Why didn’t the Minister for Planning make his Interim Controls, which required the full ...
Thursday, 6 June 2019
Media Release - Will “Super Lobbyist” Fowles MP
The Andrews Labor Government is so angry with the cowboy developers that illegally demolished the Corkman Hotel, they are now handing them a licence to make millions of dollars in profit to teach them a lesson they won’t forget.These rogue developers sure were lucky to hire Australia’s ...
Wednesday, 5 June 2019
Media Release - Labor's paltry recycling response “grossly inadequate”
The Andrews Labor Government’s 'plan' to tackle Victoria's recycling crisis is a $34.9 million band-aid that fails to address the real problem that's seeing recycling piling up in landfill.The Andrews Government had more than $500 million in collected landfill levies - better known as the bin ...
Monday, 3 June 2019
Media Release - Compulsory acquisition of the Corkman Hotel site
The Andrews Labor Government should compulsorily acquire the Corkman Hotel site from the developers who illegally demolished it.The developers who disgracefully demolished the Corkman should not make one cent of profit from their illegal actions. They broke the law, they must not profit from doing ...
Thursday, 30 May 2019
Media Release - Labor fails to protect Victorians caught up in cladding crisis
Dithering and do-nothing Richard Wynne has been promising for months that he would do something decisive to fix the mess that is the combustible cladding crisis in Victoria.With hundreds of dangerous buildings around the state, sitting as potential fire traps, today should have been the day that ...
Monday, 27 May 2019
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