Our doctors, nurses and other health workers do a magnificent job but they are not given the support they so desperately need.

The former outlaw motorcycle gang member used by the government to help justify its decision not to support proposed anti-consorting laws for the ACT has credited tougher laws in NSW with turning his life around.https://t.co/HIPSFWgA1n via @canberratimes

More must be done to end violence in schools. Parents, teachers and students continue to call on the government to establish an independent inquiry. #Canberra

"The ACT Liberal Party recently released its Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander policy as an apparent step in its preparations for the next election.

The policy is in fact quite good."

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Canberra Liberals call for immediate passage of anti-bikie laws

Tomorrow, Jeremy Hanson, Liberal Shadow Attorney-General, will move to pass anti-consorting laws for the ACT immediately, after a woman was shot in another bikie related attack. The move to immediately press ahead with these laws comes after yet another bikie related attack in Richardson, where a woman received a gunshot wound that required urgent hospital […] Read More

Light rail safety incidents must be addressed before taking passengers

Transport Minister Meegan Fitzharris should audit all light rail safety incidents and ensure emergency workers are equipped to respond to accidents before opening light rail to passengers, Shadow Transport Minister Candice Burch said. Minister Fitzharris’ announcement that light rail will commence services on 20 April 2019 comes off the back of significant safety incidents that […] Read More

Minister’s Bronto response proof of poor attitude towards firies

The frequent unavailability of Canberra’s only high rise firefighting truck, the Bronto, means firefighters were forced to carry extinguishers and hoses up twelve floors to respond to an apartment fire, Shadow Minister for Emergency Services Giulia Jones said. The Minister for Police and Emergency Services Mick Gentlemen today confirmed that Canberra’s only Bronto has been […] Read More