The State Opposition welcomes the Federal Court’s decision today not to lift a Federal Government ban on cattle grazing in the Alpine National Park.
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The Baillieu Liberal National Government must come clean on the real cost to V/Line commuters when it introduces MYKI into regional Victoria later this year, Shadow Minister for Public Transport Fiona Richardson said today.
Victorians will be priced out of vital justice services at the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) with the Baillieu Government expected to increase legal fees this year, Shadow Attorney General, Martin Pakula said today.
The Baillieu Government has held back the appointment of welfare officers in primary schools for publicity purposes, Shadow Parliamentary secretary for Education, Colin Brooks said today.
The Baillieu Government’s cuts to Victoria’s schools could force principals to pass costs on to parents, as school budgets increasingly cannot cover basics like internet, Shadow Minister for Education James Merlino said today.
The Baillieu Government’s move to hide the cost of major infrastructure projects from the public means Victorian taxpayers will be left in the dark about how their money is spent, Opposition Scrutiny-of-Government spokesperson, Martin Pakula said today.
The Baillieu Government’s refusal to consider proposals to fix one of the state’s worst traffic bottlenecks has caused major headaches for would-be spectators at Melbourne’s premiere international sporting event, Shadow Roads Spokesman Tim Pallas said today.
The Baillieu Government’s two years of inaction responding to the jobs crisis in Victoria has resulted in yet another jump in the state’s unemployment figures, Shadow Employment Minister Tim Pallas said today.
The Baillieu Government’s much anticipated response to Victorian TAFE transition plans is due for release, Shadow Minister for Higher Education Steve Herbert said.
The Baillieu Government have failed to equip Ambulance Victoria with facilities to deal with obese patients, Labor's Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Wade Noonan, said today.
Victorian Racing Minister Denis Napthine must accept and implement Racing Integrity Commissioner Sal Perna's integrity recommendations without further delay, Shadow Minister for Racing, Martin Pakula said today.
The Baillieu Government is using the federal-state health funding dispute as an excuse to permanently close the after-hours emergency department at Colac Health, Labor’s Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Wade Noonan, said today.
An additional 685 families have been added to the Victorian Public Housing Waiting List in the past three months to December 2012, bringing the total to over 37,000, Shadow Housing Minister Richard Wynne said today.
As students, parents and teachers across Victoria begin the new school year this week, the Baillieu Government cuts to education continue to bite, Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews said today.
A Productivity Commission report has outlined that ambulance response times for life-threatening code 1 emergencies across Melbourne and Victoria are going backwards at an alarming rate under the Baillieu Government.