Labor flags desal plant expansion

Water Minister Lisa Neville has announced plans to make Melbourne’s expensive desalination plant even bigger today, while doubling down on Labor’s no dams policy.

Corrections in chaos as jailbreak exposed

Reports today of a potential prison break from Victoria’s largest maximum security jail highlight the ongoing chaos within Victoria’s corrections system, says Shadow Minister for Corrections David Southwick.

Daniel Andrews and Labor defy IBAC and the Victorian Ombudsman

Following Daniel Andrews’ shamelessly partisan $1.7m “Fair Share” ad campaign to try to help Bill Shorten get to the Lodge, the Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission (IBAC) and Victorian Ombudsman called for “prompt” legislative change to stop this sort of

Lifting the lid on illegal stockpiles of hazardous waste

The public have a right to know where illegal stockpiles of dangerous chemicals exist, and what the Andrews Labor Government is doing about it, says Shadow Minister for Workplace Safety Nick Wakeling.

We’re leading the debate on road safety

In Question Time in Parliament today Premier Daniel Andrews conceded that action is needed to change laws that allow drug-drivers off with soft penalties.

Labor’s Health Minister asleep at the wheel on community health

Minister for Health, Jenny Mikakos has avoided answering one of the biggest questions facing Victoria’s embattled health system -- how many other community health organisations is the Minister aware of that are having financial problems and sought assistance from the state?

Slowing down Victorians is a Band-Aid solution to the road toll

Reducing country speed limits will increase the amount of time Victorians are on the road separated from family, says Shadow Minister for Rural Roads Roma Britnell.

Victorian training sector falls behind

THE latest National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) Data released has shown the frightening reality of the Victorian training sector.

Daniel Andrews’ leap into the energy abyss

On the same day that the latest release of the hopeless solar panel rebate scheme crashed electricity generation company, Energy Australia, has warned that Labor’s aggressive push towards wind and solar electricity generation will send electricity prices through the roof and

Liberal Nationals introduce legislation to outlaw Labor’s crooked, partisan advertising

Labor’s dodgy $1.7 million “fair share” advertising campaign, conducted during the federal election campaign, was nothing more than a blatant abuse of Victorians’ money to help put Bill Shorten in the Lodge.

Report slams Daniel Andrews’ recycling incompetence

The interim report of the Parliamentary Inquiry into Victoria’s waste crisis has delivered a damning verdict on Labor’s failure to manage the waste and recycling industry.

Labor refuses to act on ticking time bombs across Melbourne

Labor’s embattled Environment Minister, Lily D’Ambrosio, confirmed in Question Time today that not one cent of Government funding will go towards removing the massive stockpiles of recycling sitting in warehouses across Melbourne.