Matter of Public Importance: Labor’s COVID-19’s restrictions impose more pain on regional Victoria, 16 June 2021

 As I raised in Parliament yesterday, I remain deeply concerned about the imposition of unreasonable and disproportionate COVID-19 restrictions imposed by the Victorian Government. Whether it’s the 25 kilometre ring of steel which cost regional Victoria’s visitor economy $150 million over the long weekend or testing requirements imposed on Read more…

Second Reading, Fair Work Amendment (Supporting Australia’s Jobs and Economic Recovery) Bill 2021, Senate, 17 March 2021

 It’s my great pleasure to rise and speak on the Fair Work Amendment (Supporting Australia’s Jobs and Economic Recovery) Bill 2021. I was disappointed to hear the contribution of Senator Gallacher, who made a number of sweeping statements, many of which were incorrect, with no credibility. Unfortunately, it reflects Read more…