I rise today to remember a very significant moment in the history of our nation's history. On 16 November 2009, thousands of Australians came together here in Parliament House to witness our former Prime Minister, the Hon. Kevin Rudd, deliver the national apology to the forgotten Australians and former child migrants. Read More.
I am really pleased to be able to get the opportunity to speak on this, because of course the Liberal Party gagged the debate on this really important issue. It is disappointing that I have not heard from any of those on the other side give any commitment to the principle that the Australian people own the minerals in the ground. Read More.
Tony Abbott's decision to withdraw close to half a million dollars in funding approved by the former Federal Labor Government for the construction of the planned Main Street and Town Square precinct in Aldinga is a devastating blow for our local community. Read More.
Funding offers worth $179, 129 to help two local manufacturers to reduce their energy costs and emissions are at risk under the Coalition Government. Read More.
WELCOME TO HEALTH PROFESSIONALS ATTENDING HEALTH WORKFORCE AUSTRALIA 2013 CONFERENCE IN ADELAIDE TODAY
Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Amanda Rishworth today welcomed the health professionals attending the Health Workforce Australia 2013 Conference to Adelaide. Read More.
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.