Libs Announce Increased Funding for Non-Government Schools

BRING ACT NON-GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS ON PAR WITH NSW FUNDING ACT Opposition Leader Zed Seselja and ACT Shadow Education Minister Steve Doszpot announced today that if elected, a Canberra Liberals Government will increase non-government school funding to bring the ACT on par with New South Wales funding levels. Mr Seselja said…

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Libs Announce Green Bins for Canberrans

 Garden waste bin for households at no extra cost $10M for the construction of a processing facility ACT Opposition Leader Zed Seselja and ACT Shadow Nature Conservation Minister Vicki Dunne announced today that if elected, a Canberra Liberals Government would provide Canberrans with a third bin for garden waste at…

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Greens Against Green Bins

The ACT Greens today showed bizarre hypocrisy by criticising the Canberra Liberals’ garden waste bins policy, according to ACT Shadow Nature Conservation Minister Vicki Dunne. Mrs Dunne said only months ago, Caroline Le Couteur was touting the benefits of a recycling approach which focuses on recovering and recycling materials. “The…

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Coe Calls On Assembly To Support Safer Schools

ACT Shadow Transport Services Minister Alistair Coe will today call on the Legislative Assembly to endorse the Canberra Liberals’ policy to deliver flashing lights for every school zone in the ACT. “Flashing school zone signs are a simple way of reminding drivers to slow down in school zones and I…

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Tri-partisan Report Says Government Should Apologise

A tri-partisan Public Accounts Committee report into the emergency department data scandal released today has confirmed the systemic errors and cultural problems that have been created under the ACT Labor Government’s mismanagement of The Canberra Hospital. ACT Shadow Health Minister Jeremy Hanson said today that the report, which was cleared…

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ACT Schools Could Be Hit Hardest By Gonski Review

Today, ACT Shadow Education Minister Steve Doszpot said reports that the ACT’s schools could be the hardest hit by the Gonski Review will send a bolt of fear through the sector. Mr Doszpot is calling on the ACT Labor/Greens alliance not to allow their Federal counterparts to rip millions of…

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Libs Oppose Drug Needle Exchange At Jail

Katy Gallagher’s announcement today that she will establish a needle exchange at the ACT jail gives Canberrans a clear choice at the upcoming election in October. A vote for Labor or the Greens is a vote for a needle exchange at the jail and only a vote for the Canberra…

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