SPEAKER HOSTS BIGGEST AFTERNOON TEA FOR CANCER COUNCIL

Speaker of the Legislative Assembly Vicki Dunne was pleased to host ACT Cancer Council President Ms Christine Brill at a Biggest Afternoon Tea at the Legislative Assembly yesterday afternoon. “The official date for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is today the 26th of May, but we thought we’d get in a…

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FULL LIGHT RAIL CONTRACTS NEED TO BE PUBLISHED

The Canberra Liberals again call on the Barr government to publish the light rail contract and all sub-contracts in full, to provide transparency for Canberrans who are being asked to foot the bill, Shadow Minister for Transport Alistair Coe said today. “For Canberrans to be properly informed about the biggest…

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NEWLY REFURBISHED BUILDINGS FOR ST MONICA’S PRIMARY SCHOOL

Senator Zed Seselja will today officially open the new refurbished administration area and learning centre at St Monica’s Primary School in Evatt. Students and staff at St Monica’s will have full use of the administration area, staff facilities and learning centre. Senator Seselja said the Australian Government provided $600,000 towards…

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HEALTH DATA CHANGES SHOULD BE INVESTIGATED BY AUDITOR-GENERAL

Following revelations the Barr government will have to correct ACT Health emergency department (ED) waiting time data after figures were changed over a period of years, the Canberra Liberals are calling for the Auditor-General to investigate the issue, Leader of the Opposition and Shadow Minister for Health Jeremy Hanson said…

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CANBERRA LIBERALS WILL STOP LIGHT RAIL

The Canberra Liberals will stop light rail if elected in October. Today’s announcement by the Barr government is the most arrogant act in the ACT’s history. For years we have been raising concerns about this project which are echoed by thousands of Canberrans and countless financial, transport and economic experts,…

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ED WAITING TIMES RECORDS ALTERED AFTER PUBLICATION

Once again, emergency department (ED) records have been altered in the ACT health system and misleading results given to the public, Leader of the Opposition and Shadow Minister for Health Jeremy Hanson said today. “It has been revealed that ACT Health ED data was changed after it was originally published.…

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WALL GIVES VOICE TO SMALL BUSINESSES ON PARKING

The Canberra Liberals don’t agree with the Barr government’s plans for paid parking in the Phillip Commercial Precinct and the Opposition would not proceed with what has been proposed, Shadow Minister for Small Business Andrew Wall said today. “Unlike the government, the Canberra Liberals will be happy to consult with…

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