Labor welcomes the appointment of a new team to head the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA), with Pip Spence appointed as CEO and Director of Aviation Safety and former Defence Force Chief Mark Binskin appointed as board chair.  CASA is responsible for ensuring that Australia’s aviation sector is well-regulated and, most importantly, safe. The appointment of Ms
The Senate Inquiry into the Management of the Inland Rail project yesterday heard that the Morrison Government has no plan where Inland Rail will start, where it will end, the route it will take or how it will interact with existing stations up and down the country. Appearing before the Senate Inquiry, the Australian Rail
Reports today that three more commuter carparks at suburban train stations are set to be dumped underline the chaos that is the Morrison Government’s Commuter Carpark Fund. Promised ahead of the 2019 Election, these carparks were meant to ease congestion on busy city roads and get more commuters onto trains.  Instead, these ill-thought-out commitments have been
E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEWABC VICTORIA STATEWIDE DRIVEMONDAY, 12 APRIL 2021 SUBJECT: Vaccines. MATT TRIBE, HOST: Joining me is Federal Labor member for Ballarat and former shadow health minister, Catherine King. Catherine, Good afternoon. CATHERINE KING, SHADOW MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Good afternoon, Matt. TRIBE: Your colleagues aren’t holding back in their criticism of
E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEWSKY NEWS “SHARRI”SUNDAY, 11 APRIL 2021 SUBJECTS: Vaccines, domestic violence, China Embassy press conference. SHARRI MARKSON, HOST: Catherine, Australia is safe, we’re COVID free. Many of the issues the Morrison Government is facing when it comes to the delays over the vaccinations are completely, entirely beyond its control, the export controls from the


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