Subjects: Afghanistan, Huawei, Carbon tax & Climate Policy, George Wright Address to Press Club
DAVID: Now welcoming our political panel for Lunchtime Agenda today, the Shadow Parliamentary Secretary, Amanda Rishworth and Liberal MP Alex Hawke both join us on Lunchtime Agenda. Read more.
Subjects: Abbott Government Walking Away from DisabilityCare and selling off Medibank Private, Mining Tax, NSW Bushfires
TIM LESTER: Might the Abbott Government be about to change the way it manages the new National Disability Insurance Scheme – NDIS of course is a shared goal of both of the major parties, but the way its overseen is clearly not. Read more.
Subjects: Holden, Abbott Government abandons auto industry
TIM LESTER: For more than half a century they have been a part of the look of our country. You could tell how old a photograph is by the make of the Australian car and the model number in it. So can you imagine an Australia where we did not make motor vehicles? Read more.
Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Amanda Rishworth MP today called on the Coalition Government to come clean on whether or not they plan to abolish Health Workforce Australia (HWA). Read more.
The Abbott Government has overnight terminated the National Broadband Network's fibre rollout in parts of the South, leaving local residents and businesses having to rely on last century's copper for their broadband, Federal Member for Kingston Amanda Rishworth MP said today. Read more.
A re-elected Rudd Labor Government would contribute $600, 000 for a much-needed upgrade of Bice Oval in Christies Beach.
Federal Member for Kingston Amanda Rishworth MP today announced that a commitment by the Rudd Labor Government of $487,641 under the Regional Development Australia Fund Round Five will help to make the planned Aldinga District Centre Main Street and Town Square project a reality.