Nationals WA: Labor all talk no action

Nationals WA Science and Innovation spokesman Colin de Grussa MLC has labelled the Labor Government the “Government of talk not action” following the announcement of yet another summit. Mr de Grussa said the McGowan Government was using forums to tick the “consultation” box without engaging in proper consultative processes. “These summits are talkfests, which the…

Support Our Community Resource Centres

Confirmation of cuts to the State’s CRC Network in the McGowan Government’s first budget has triggered a grassroots campaign to demonstrate the value and importance of CRC services to regional communities. Support our CRCs was launched today, with Member for Warren Blackwood, Terry Redman throwing his support behind the campaign. “Our regional communities are appalled…

Love: Fracking inquiry a furphy

Member for Moore Shane Love MLA has condemned the Labor government’s fracking inquiry announced yesterday, labelling it a furphy. “This inquiry is irrelevant – it will fail to consider the socio-economic impact of fracking and how fracking may impact other enterprises,” Mr Love said. “It definitely won’t offer the assurances or protection demanded by constituents…