Media Releases

Reef funding exposed as Liberals' dodgy accounting trick

September 03, 2018

The Liberals’ new Prime Minister, their new Treasurer and their much-diminished Finance Minister have more very serious questions to answer after damaging revelations today that they went against departmental advice when they handed a $443.4 million taxpayer-funded grant to the Great Barrier Reef Foundation.

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The NBN cannot survive another three years under the Liberals

August 31, 2018

The Liberals’ second-rate NBN is on life support, with today’s $2 billion NBN cost blowout nothing short of a disaster.

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Cormann doesn't deserve Finance portfolio back

August 26, 2018

Scott Morrison should not reward his partner in crime Mathias Cormann for his years of Budget mismanagement and wasteful spending by returning him to the Finance portfolio.

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Dutton's department backs Labor's public service staffing policy

August 17, 2018

Peter Dutton’s Home Affairs Department has thrown its support behind Labor’s plan to abolish the Liberals’ arbitrary public service staffing cap while sticking to an overall spending cap.

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Findings against Lloyd expose another politicised agency under Turnbull and his Liberals

August 09, 2018

The Turnbull Government’s reputation for politicising agencies has once again come under fire with findings of the report in to the now departed Public Service Commissioner John Lloyd, concluding his actions were “political” and breached the APS code of conduct.

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Labor to boost APS efficiency, jobs and services

August 09, 2018

A Shorten Labor Government will improve efficiency in the Australian Public Service and end the Liberals’ wasteful spending, while boosting service delivery and jobs.

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