Labor’s desperate diesel backflip

Reports today that Victoria will need expensive diesel generators to keep the lights on and the air-conditioners running this hot summer shows how desperate the energy crisis is under Daniel Andrews, says Shadow Minister for Energy David Southwick.

Labor must commit to 12 month extension on eID

The Andrews Labor Government’s late announcement on Friday of a price for electronic identification (eID) tags for sheep and goats next year is long overdue, says Shadow Minister for Agriculture Peter Walsh.

Metropolitan Remand Centre Prison Riot

Daniel Andrews' decision to plead guilty to the serious workplace safety charges brought by WorkSafe following the Metropolitan Remand Centre (MRC) prisoner riot in June 2015 is further confirmation that this was another serious law and order stuff-up by the Andrews Government,

More than $20M in education pork barreling

Shadow Education Minister Tim Smith says more than $20 million has been promised to schools in the Northcote electorate as Labor desperatley clings on to hope of winning the upcoming by-election.

$15 million for Police Station in Clyde North

THE Liberal Nationals yesterday committed to funding the purchase of land and building of a $15 million Clyde North Police Station if they win government.

Labor cuts funding to sign language courses

The Andrews Labor Government has cut funding for Australian sign language (AUSLAN) courses, says Shadow Minister for Training, Skills and Apprenticeships Steph Ryan.

Dog breeders slam Labor’s secrecy on change

ALARM bells are ringing for Victorian dog breeders as the Andrews Labor Government dithers on its proposed Domestic Animals Amendment (Puppy Farms And Pet Shops) Bill 2016, says Shadow Minister for Agriculture Peter Walsh.

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.