Last week the Australian Bureau of Statistics released figures which show that unemployment in regional Victoria continues to rise under the Napthine government. Tim Pallas, Shadow Minister for Employment said that the “ABS figures showed 11,800 more regional Victorians were forced into the unemployment queue..
By now most people have received their council rates and noticed the additional charge of the new Fire Service Property Levy attached. The Napthine Government are promoting the FSPL as a simpler and fairer way to fund our fire services, but it has been clear..
State Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford is today calling on local motorists to nominate roads that have become dangerous, fallen into disrepair and need fixing with the launch of www.FixOurRoads.com.au website. Ms Pulford said Labor was launching www.FixOurRoads.com.au because new analysis of VicRoads documents..
The Napthine Government has taken $826 million form the Victorian health budget and the consequences are starting to reveal themselves in the quality of health care that Victorians are getting in our hospitals and in transit to our hospitals via the ambulance service. I would..
An analysis of capital spending showing the Liberal/National coalition has significantly reduced funding for schools.
The Napthine Government needs to immediately review
its botched Fire Services tax which has seen some property owners charged
double and insurance companies wrongly charging past the July 1 introduction
V/Line had missed
its monthly punctuality target of 92 per cent on the Ballarat line where trains
arrived on time only 83.9% of the time in June.
The Napthine Government is likely to penalise pensioners, young and regional drivers with premium rises under proposed changes to the Transport Accident Commission.
The Napthine Liberal Government’s budget cuts to the Country Fire Authority (CFA)are set to continue with reports this week that a further $40 million will becut in next week’s State Budget, Jaala Pulford, Member of Parliament forWestern Victoria said today. Ms Pulford said that leaked..
It would appear that Hugh Delahunty doesn’t know whether he is coming or going;flipping or flopping. In a blow for the Nationals, their Liberal counterpartsare treating them like the proverbial mushroom. So here are the facts Mr Delahunty, pay attention. Firstly, your government cut $100..
The latest Victoria Police statistics show that the crime rate in Horsham has increased by almost 6.9% compared to the same reporting period in 2011/2012.
The Baillieu Government has been caught hiding documents that detail the damage that Baillieu Government budget cuts have caused hospitals across Victoria, Member for Western Victoria Region, Jaala Pulford
The latest Victoria Police statistics show that the crime rate in Horshamhas increased by almost 6.9% compared to the same reporting period in 2011/2012. The Government’s rhetoric before the 2010 election was about building the future and fixing the problems. Unfortunately, all that the Coalition..
The Baillieu Government has been caught hiding documents that detail the damage that Baillieu Government budget cuts have caused hospitals across Victoria, Member for Western Victoria Region, Jaala Pulford said today. Ms Pulford said documents leaked to the media show that the Baillieu Government has..
A petition was presented to parliament today containing 3515 names of Victorians calling on the Baillieu Government to stop the savage budget cuts to education, Member for Western Victoria Ms Jaala Pulford said. The petition draws the Premier attention to his decision to cut $555 million..
Today's Federal Court decision has come as an embarrassing set back for the Baillieu Government who is struggling to deal with an increasingly poisonous dispute with Victoria’s teachers, the Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford said today.
Mentally ill patients in Victoria’s south west are likely to no longer have access to 24 hours crisis response service as a result of the Baillieu Government’s cuts to health spending, Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford said today.
The Nationals have voted to slash even more funding from schools and education services in Western Victoria by opposing Labor’s call for the Baillieu Government to rule out making further cuts in the 2013 State Budget.