Kaufland pullout raises questions over shop-a-docket planning approvals

The announcement by Kaufland that it is exiting Australia raises a number of questions for the Andrews Labor Government.

Daniel Andrews needs to provide bushfire recovery certainty for Victoria’s Primary Care Partnerships

Daniel Andrews and Health Minister Jenny Mikakos need to ensure Victoria’s 28 Primary Care Partnerships (PCPs) have their service agreements extended post 30 June 2020 to ensure they play an important part in Victoria’s bushfire recovery.

Council rates relief urgently needed for fire-affected property owners

The Liberal Nationals are calling on the Andrews Labor Government to provide council rates relief over the next two years for residents who have lost homes and businesses affected by Victoria’s dreadful bushfires.

Leaked letter proves uncertainty for CFA volunteers

A leaked letter from the Chief Fire Officer has revealed confusion as to which fire trucks CFA volunteers would be able to drive under Daniel Andrews’ new Fire Rescue Victoria model.

Farmers’ calls for freight subsidies answered

Freight subsidies announced today will help to relieve the financial pressure on farmers in the north east as they work to recover from bushfire and years of drought.

More pain for the botched West Gate Tunnel

THE Transport Infrastructure Minister’s troubled management of the West Gate Tunnel continues to plague the Andrews Labor Government as workers are laid off.

Victorian households brace for more budget pain

Victorian household budgets will come under more stress as Daniel Andrews’ increased charges come into play this year.

Bailed to a drug lab – justice in Daniel Andrews’ Victoria

Reports that drug manufacturing charges have been brought against the operators of a drug rehabilitation centre in Melbourne highlights yet another community safety failure by the Andrews Labor Government.

James Merlino’s 2019 School Report Card

As Victorian students take home their final report card for the year, James Merlino’s report card is amongst the worst, says Shadow Minister for Education Cindy McLeish.

Andrews Government must broaden drought support

The Andrews Labor Government can – and must – do more to support our drought-affected farmers.

Devious and bizarre — Eastern Freeway heritage protection

The Andrews Labor Government is so embarrassed by its ridiculous recommendation to heritage list the Eastern Freeway that it announced it by dropping a classified advertisement on page 37 of yesterday’s The Age newspaper, ironically next to the death notices.