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BUSINESS CONFIDENCE IN BARR LABOR GOVERNMENT AT AN ALL TIME LOW

In data released today, ACT small to medium businesses (SMBs) are even less confident in the ACT Labor Government’s policies than they were six months ago. “The latest Sensis Business Index indicates that support for the ACT Labor Government’s policies have plummeted twelve points down to minus eleven,” said ACT Shadow Minister for Local Business, […] Read More

DOSZPOT CALLS FOR COMMUNITY INPUT ON DANGEROUS DOGS

ACT Shadow Minister for Urban Services, Steve Doszpot is calling on the Canberra community to share their experiences or concerns with dangerous dogs. Mr Doszpot said this issue is of serious concern to many Canberra residents and he is urging the community to contact his office with any information or ideas that could help stop […] Read More

INVESTIGATION INTO HUME PLASTICS-TO-FUEL PLANT WELCOMED

ACT Shadow Minister for the Environment, Elizabeth Lee, has welcomed the ACT Government’s decision to set up a panel of environmental and health experts to investigate the impacts of a proposed plastics-to-fuel plant at Hume. “My Brindabella colleagues and I have been contacted by many concerned Canberrans who don’t feel they have had an opportunity […] Read More

GOVERNMENT MUST TAKE STEPS TO ENSURE THAT CHILDREN HAVE ACCESS TO PERMANENT HOMES

ACT Shadow Minister for Families, Youth and Community Services, Elizabeth Kikkert says that the latest adoption figures are an urgent wake-up call for all state and territory governments. “The number of finalised adoptions in Australia is at a historical low,” Mrs Kikkert said today. “According to the latest Adoptions Australia report released this week, only […] Read More