The Government has this week confirmed that not one project is under construction nearly a year and a half after announcing its Urban Congestion Fund. Prime Minister Morrison used the Urban Congestion Fund as a key campaigning opportunity fully aware no work was underway, and nothing would start for months or years. Urban Infrastructure Minister
E&OE TRANSCRIPT SKY NEWS AM AGENDA CANBERRA THURSDAY, 12 SEPTEMBER 2019 SUBJECTS: Gladys Liu, Morrison ignoring the RBA and others on Infrastructure Investment, Need for a Senate Inquiry into Inland Rail, Government needs to show Leadership on Road Safety ANNELISE NIELSEN: Joining us live now is Shadow Infrastructure Minister Catherine King from Victoria, thank you
In another blow to the Government’s inertia on the economy, the Masters Builders today joined calls for a fast track of infrastructure investment. Addressing a Summit at Parliament House, Master Builders CEO Denita Wawn backed calls from the RBA Governor, State Governments and Labor for the Federal Government to bring forward infrastructure spending to stimulate
Prime Minister Morrison is wilfully ignoring the RBA Governor’s calls to bring forward infrastructure spending to stimulate the economy. On seven occasions since the election, and seventeen times in the last two years, the RBA Governor has urged the Federal Government to use infrastructure investment to stimulate our sluggish economy. In Question Time today, the