Royal Commission into Victoria’s fire services

OPPOSITION Leader Matthew Guy has today announced that a Liberal Nationals Government will conduct a Royal Commission into Victoria’s fire services.

When will Daniel Andrews stop protecting Peter Marshall?

More reports in the media at the weekend of bullying of our brave firefighters by members of the thuggish United Firefighters Union (UFU) raises the question: when will Daniel Andrews stop standing by UFU leader, Peter Marshall?

Labor still failing to consult regional industry

Daniel Andrews has snubbed the views of Victorian farmers by failing to consult with Victoria’s livestock and intensive industries before establishing Animal Welfare Victoria, says Coalition Deputy Leader Peter Walsh.

Labor votes against public safety

This week the Labor Party voted in the Legislative Council against measures to keep the community safe and then yesterday the Youth Parole Board annual report highlighted the incredible number of re-offenders, says Shadow Minister for Families and Children Georgie

Victoria’s Unemployment Worst in the Nation – Again

Victoria’s jobs crisis is continuing with latest ABS jobs figures showing Victoria leads the nation in unemployment for the second consecutive month, says Shadow Treasurer Michael O’Brien.

Young people call bull on Mikakos’ excuses

Young people encouraged to apply for Labor’s Youth Congress are still waiting to hear if their applications were successful, four months after the Congress was due to begin, says Shadow Minister for Young Victorians Steph Ryan.

Victoria needs a tougher system for prosecutions

VICTORIANS are witnessing too many instances of plea bargains in our criminal justice system that see violent criminals get off lightly for horrific crimes, says Shadow Attorney-General John Pesutto.

Taxi changes drive up cost of living

DANIEL Andrews is doing everything he can to drive up the cost of living for Victorians, says Shadow Minister for Transport David Davis.

Daniel Andrews can’t have his cake and eat it too

ACCORDING to Ernst & Young’s modelling for Labor’s ideological Victorian Renewable Energy Target, Victoria needs 25 times more gas supply for energy

Let teachers teach. Let kids be kids.

REPORTS that James Merlino will mandate that public school councils must have at least one student representative won’t improve standards and outcomes and definitely won’t help a single Victorian student get a better job, says Shadow Minister for Education Tim

High Court decision highlights sentencing fail

TODAY'S High Court decision shows Daniel Andrews has failed to address our broken sentencing system, says Shadow Attorney-General John Pesutto.

Ambulances stuck on hospital ramps while patients are treated in hallways

Talkback radio host Neil Mitchell revealed on 2AY yesterday that at least 10 patients were waiting with paramedics or being treated in the hallways of the Royal Melbourne Hospital on Sunday.