Briefing: Labor’s plan for our ADF personnel and veterans

LABOR’S PLAN FOR OUR ADF PERSONNEL AND VETERANS Labor has launched its comprehensive plan for ADF Personnel and Veterans today, which solidifies our commitment to our current and ex-service personnel and their families.  In the past three years, Labor has announced a number of policies which will overwhelmingly support both current serving personnel, as well … Continue reading Briefing: Labor’s plan for our ADF personnel and veterans

Briefing: Liberals and Nationals to slash $900 million from regional hospitals

LIBERALS AND NATIONALS TO SLASH $900 MILLION FROM REGIONAL HOSPITALS Scott Morrison will cut $900 million from our regional public hospitals over the next six years.   New data revealed today shows 32 per cent of the Liberals and Nationals’ $2.8 billion in cuts to hospitals fall outside major cities.   In New South Wales, … Continue reading Briefing: Liberals and Nationals to slash $900 million from regional hospitals

Briefing: Labor will invest in metal health and suicide prevention reform

LABOR WILL INVEST IN MENTAL HEALTH AND SUICIDE PREVENTION REFORM A Shorten Labor Government will invest over $1 billion to drive vital mental health and suicide prevention reform.   Labor believes when someone puts their hand up and asks for help, they should be able to access appropriate services. Taking action on mental health is … Continue reading Briefing: Labor will invest in metal health and suicide prevention reform

Briefing: Labor will get the Basin plan back on track

LABOR WILL GET THE BASIN PLAN BACK ON TRACK  Australians have watched an ecological disaster as a result of the failure of the Liberals and Nationals to properly implement the Murray Darling Basin Plan or take water reform seriously.   This election will be a choice between a united Shorten Labor Government which will get the Murray back into health, … Continue reading Briefing: Labor will get the Basin plan back on track

Briefing: Labor’s plan to improve the NBN

LABOR’S PLAN TO IMPROVE THE NBN  A Shorten Labor Government will end six years of Coalition chaos with a responsible plan to improve the National Broadband Network (NBN) and give Australian households a network that is affordable and reliable.We recognise that world-class broadband infrastructure is critical to boosting productivity right across the economy.We also recognise … Continue reading Briefing: Labor’s plan to improve the NBN

Briefing: Regional Communications

LABOR TO INVEST $245 MILLION TO IMPROVE REGIONAL CONNECTIVITY  A Shorten Labor Government will invest $245 million to address mobile black spots, improve digital literacy and fund local projects to improve connectivity in regional communities.  This $245 million commitment shows Labor is the party most committed to regional communications, and it forms part of our broader commitment to support local productivity, jobs … Continue reading Briefing: Regional Communications

BRIEFING: Labor’s $1 billion plan to protect our environment

LABOR’S $1 BILLION PLAN TO PROTECT OUR ENVIRONMENT   A Shorten Labor Government will provide urgent action and overdue leadership to step up the fight to protect Australia’s environment and hand on a better environment to the next generation. We will invest more than $1 billion in new environment programs to tackle the extinction crisis, … Continue reading BRIEFING: Labor’s $1 billion plan to protect our environment

Briefing: NDIS

LABOR’S NDIS FUTURE FUND WILL STOP THE CUTS AND CHAOS   A Shorten Labor Government will establish a National Disability Insurance Scheme Future Fund – guaranteeing that every dollar budgeted for the NDIS, goes to the NDIS.   Labor’s NDIS Future Fund will be a locked box – a budgeted guarantee to Australians with disability … Continue reading Briefing: NDIS