Today in Question Time, the Government confirmed its so-called $100 billion infrastructure pipeline is nothing but a pipedream, with little work to start on five projects in the next four years. The Minister for Infrastructure today refused to bring forward funding for five infrastructure projects across NSW, Victoria, Queensland and Tasmania. Labor MPs asked the
The Federal Government should work with states to stimulate the economy by delivering hundreds of infrastructure projects that it has funded but not completed. Since taking office the Government has invested more than $5 billion less on rail and road projects than it has announced in its annual Budgets. They include $100 million worth of
Scott Morrison has ignored more than a dozen warnings from Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe to lift investment in rail and roads to prevent Australia’s economic slowdown. Despite Dr Lowe’s calls for the Government to do its bit to boost economic and jobs growth, only 30 per cent of all infrastructure projects announced in this
Today’s cry for help from states and the business community is another damning indictment of the Liberals’ failures on infrastructure and the economy. Several states – including the NSW Liberal Government – have urged Scott Morrison to bring forward his infrastructure promises from the never never to now to stimulate Australia’s floundering economy. And business