Tony Abbott’s Liberal Government will slash $277 million from Victoria’s hospitals, heaping more pressure on a system already in crisis.
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Denis Napthine’s embattled Water Minister, Peter Walsh, was interrogated in State Parliament about allegations of alleged corruption in the state’s water management body.
Labor welcomes this inquiry so that the Morwell Community can get to the bottom of Denis Napthine’s botched response to the Morwell fire.
Denis Napthine still hasn’t delivered a $17.7 million upgrade of Ballan station – an election promise in 2010. Victorian Labor’s Shadow Minister for Public Transport, Jill Hennessy, visited Ballan Station today with State Member for Ballarat East, Geoff Howard. Ms Hennessy called on the Napthine..
Decades of democratic tradition is under threat as the Napthine Government recommends the introduction of Optional Preferential Voting in Victorian State elections. An Electoral Matters Committee report, released today, contained the recommendation which was supported by Liberal MPs but opposed by National Party and Labor..
Victorian Labor will rebuild Portarlington Primary School, Leader of the Opposition, Daniel Andrews, announced today.
Victoria’s child protection system is in crisis and vulnerable children are at risk, an Auditor-General’s report has found.
Victorian prisons are in crisis, a Victorian Ombudsman report has found.
Victorian Labor will fund a major upgrade of McKinnon Secondary College in Bentleigh, Leader of the Opposition, Daniel Andrews, announced today.
Victorian Labor will fund the $10 million Stage 3 upgrade of Phoenix P-12 Community College, Leader of the Opposition, Daniel Andrews, announced. Mr Andrews joined Ballarat East MP, Geoff Howard, and Ballarat West MP, Sharon Knight, to deliver the news to parents and teachers. Phoenix..
Victorian Labor will fund a $1.5 million second campus for Albert Park College, Leader of the Opposition, Daniel Andrews, announced. Mr Andrews joined State Member for Albert Park, Martin Foley and Shadow Minister for Education, James Merlino, to deliver the news to parents and teachers…
Victorian Labor will build the next stage of Hazel Glen College, meaning Doreen and Mernda will finally have its own complete secondary college, Leader of the Opposition, Daniel Andrews, announced. Mr Andrews joined State Member for Yan Yean, Danielle Green and Shadow Minister for Education,..
The inquiry into the Morwell fire disaster must be expanded following revelations of fire-fighter health and safety fears. Victorian Labor wrote to Denis Napthine yesterday requesting the terms of reference for the inquiry be amended to address occupational health and safety concerns and include the..
Denis Napthine and Russell Northe came under fire in Parliament today over the botched clean-up package for Morwell, which was secretly revised for health reasons.
Embattled Minister Mary Wooldridge’s response to the crisis in Victoria’s child protection system doesn’t go far enough.
Liberals and Nationals have short changed country commuters, with Denis Napthine announcing only three additional train carriages for V/Line services across Victoria.
Victorian Labor will completely rebuild Kyneton Primary School, Leader of the Opposition, Daniel Andrews, announced.
Victorian Labor has launched a petition to save the Weighbridge Aged Care facility in Flemington.