$139 million windfall from Commonwealth in 2017–18

The sound economic stewardship of the Coalition Government has also delivered good conditions for the national economy. About 190,000 Canberrans will benefit from the income tax cuts announced in the budget on the back of this good management. Today’s Commonwealth budget also revealed a massive windfall for the ACT Government…

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The 2018 ACT Budget

Today’s ACT budget includes record taxation and increasing debt. Whilst taxes go up and up, services are getting worse and worse. For the first time, the budget papers show total annual ACT Government revenue reaching more than $7,000,000,000 ($7 billion). How your money is being spent: Back in 2012, the Canberra…

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The Canberra Liberal’s new shadow ministry announced

Opposition Leader Alistair Coe today announced the Canberra Liberals’ new shadow ministry. “The Canberra Liberals are committed to making our city a safe and prosperous community for everyone,” Mr Coe said. “Since the 2016 election the Canberra Liberals have been committed to exposing the government’s failures across a wide range…

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ACT Government failing on vital infrastructure

The ACT government is failing to maintain Canberra’s essential stormwater assets, according to the latest Audit-General’s report, Leader of the Opposition Alistair Coe said today. “While this area of government might not be as interesting as light rail and international trade, it is a vital service that taxpayers expect from…

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