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STATE OF THE CLIMATE 2020 REPORT

November 13, 2020

The BOM and CSIRO State of the Climate 2020 report spells out clearly that we must prepare for more extreme weather events in the future.

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ROYAL COMMISSION REVEALS MORRISON’S BUSHFIRE FAILURES

October 30, 2020

The final report of the Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements confirms what Australians already knew - the Morrison Government failed bushfire victims across our country.

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NEW FIGURES SHOW NAIF IS STILL THE “NO ACTUAL INFRASTRUCTURE FUND”

October 29, 2020

Less than 5 cents for every dollar promised under the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) scheme has been delivered since it was announced five years ago, according to new figures from Senate Estimates.

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WATER GRID ELECTION PROMISE STILL NOT DELIVERED

October 21, 2020

The Morrison Government has still not delivered a statutory water authority, a central plank of their election commitment to drought-ravaged communities.

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SHADOW MINISTRY APPOINTMENT

June 03, 2019

I am honoured to have been appointed as the Shadow Minister for Northern Australia and Shadow Minister for Natural Disaster and Emergency Management. I thank the new Leader of the Opposition, Anthony Albanese, and all my Labor colleagues, for the chance to serve.

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SCOTT MORRISON’S RECORD ON REGIONAL HEALTH NOTHING TO BE PROUD OF

August 29, 2018

Today, the Senate Inquiry into the Accessibility and Quality of Mental Health Services in Rural and Remote Australia came to Mt Isa.   Over the past few months, the Inquiry has been travelling across Australia listening to health and community services about the importance of secure and proper funding regional health services.   The Inquiry has heard from community organisations about relying on one short term contract after anothe...

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A FAIR GO FOR AUSTRALIA