WALL CALLS FOR MORE SUPPORT FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES

Shadow Minister for Business and Economic Development, Andrew Wall says the Barr Labor government has failed to provide the support that local businesses deserve. “Small businesses employ more than 66,000 people in our city; half of all employed people in Canberra. These businesses deserve support from their local government, not…

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BUSINESS CONFIDENCE IN BARR’S POLICIES ON A DOWNWARD SLOPE

The latest Sensis Business Index shows ACT small to medium businesses are not confident in the ACT Government’s policies. Shadow Minister for Business and Economic Development, Andrew Wall said the report highlights the sentiment the business community is sharing with him on a daily basis. “Andrew Barr’s Government is failing…

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CANBERRA LIBERALS RECONFIRM COMMITMENT TO SCRAP UNION MOU

Today the Canberra Liberals recommit to abolishing the agreed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the ACT government and UnionsACT if elected later this year, Shadow Minister for Small Business Andrew Wall said today. “Today in Assembly Estimates hearings, the Master Builders Association (MBA) of the ACT made a recommendation to…

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MORE SUPPORT FOR ALL SCHOOLS

Today we have announced our $85 million More support for all schools package that will allow for new infrastructure, capital upgrades and maintenance, support for specialised schools and support for children with disabilities in non-government schools, Shadow Minister for Education Steve Doszpot and Shadow Minister for Disability Andrew Wall said…

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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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THARWA SHOULDN’T BE IGNORED BY BARR GOVERNMENT

Residents and business owners in Tharwa and surrounds have told me they have been completely ignored during the most recent consultation process on the Tharwa Village Plan. They feel like the process has just been a ‘tick the box’ exercise with very little regard for their views, Member for Brindabella…

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