MARRIAGE EQUALITY DECISION I welcome the decision of the Australian people to support marriage equality. This is a great outcome for the LGBTQI community in our region and I congratulate them for the outstanding campaign they conducted locally. It is now incumbent upon the Turnbull Government to get on and legislate for what is the
Malcolm Turnbull confirmed in Question Time this week that there will be no single national redress scheme for survivors of institutional child sexual abuse while there is a Liberal Government. Tanya Plibersek asked Malcolm Turnbull: “Why is the Prime Minister refusing to establish a national redress scheme for survivors of child sexual abuse, as recommended
Federal MP for Ballarat Catherine King said yesterday’s decision by the Fair Work Commission confirmed that one in five workers in the Ballarat region would see significant cuts to their take home pay in less than a month. “Beginning on Sunday July the 2nd, people in our community who work in Hospitality or Retail will
Federal Member for Ballarat, Catherine King, today welcomed a pair of grants that will see significant repairs and upgrades to local Men’s Sheds in the Ballarat region. “It’s great to see the importance of our local Men’s Shed network being recognised with almost $10,000 for repairs and upgrades to Ballarat and Creswick’s sheds. “This money