The Morrison Government last night rejected the chance to save thousands of Australians jobs, preferring to vote with Pauline Hanson’s One Nation to deny Dnata workers access to JobKeeper. Pauline Hanson and Scott Morrison had a choice about whether they were going to stand up for hard-working aviation cleaners, caterers, ramp worker and security officers.
Scott Morrison’s latest announcement sees him join his predecessors in making big promises when it comes to infrastructure, now he needs to deliver to get our economy back on track. Tony Abbott and Malcolm Turnbull both wanted to be remembered as infrastructure prime ministers, but they delivered nothing but empty promises. There’s no doubt that
While all funding is welcome, regional airports across Australia are going to need more than the matched grants funding announced today through the Regional Airport Program as they recover from the COVID crisis. The reality is that regional airports around the country have been hit hard by coronavirus. With many regional airports being council-owned, they
E&OE TRANSCRIPTDOORSTOP INTERVIEWPARLIAMENT HOUSEWEDNESDAY, 10 JULY 2020 SUBJECTS: Virgin Australia; Dnata workers; Aviation sector; state borders. CATHERINE KING, SHADOW MINISTER INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Thanks everybody for coming out this afternoon. I want to respond to some reports in the media today and in fact a letter that now has been leaked that the