Have Your Say – Protecting Local Community Amenity in Stonnington in the Face of Intense Development and State Government Planning Overrides
A series of new amendments to the Planning scheme, including in the City of Stonnington, are stripping planning powers from local councils and cutting out local community input. I am interested to hear your comments on the loss of amenity in our suburbs and Labor’s plan to force densification of […]
New and expanded taxes under the Andrews / Pallas Labor Government
New and expanded taxes under the Andrews Labor Government are listed here. On the eve of the 2014 election on Channel 7 with Peter Mitchell, Daniel Andrews promised no new taxes. Peter Mitchell: “Do you promise Victorians here tonight that you will not increase taxes or introduce any new taxes?” Daniel […]
Adjournment – SURREY HILLS AND MONT ALBERT LEVEL CROSSING REMOVALS
My adjournment in Parliament is for the attention of the Minister for Transport Infrastructure, regarding the removal of two stations at Surrey Hills and Mont Albert and replacing them with a single Surrey Hills station. A secret community reference group chaired by Paul Hamer, the member for Box Hill, has […]
The Andrews Labor Government blocks debate on support for Israel in the Legislative Council – HAVE YOUR SAY!
The Andrews Labor Government blocked a short debate on the terrible situation in Israel – the Legislative Council could have made clear supportive points at this difficult time. Why refuse the debate? My Members Statement can be viewed here: https://bit.ly/3wtLiVG
Allan caught in a lie about Suburban Rail Loop Business Case
Jacinta Allan’s extraordinary statements today that the “business and investment case” for the Suburban Rail Loop “would be completed within months” contradicts the Premier’s statement that there will be no business case. In a press conference on 3 September 2019, Daniel Andrews said “it’s more of a detailed design case […]
ABC Radio interview with Raf Epstein – Labor’s mismanagement of Hotel Quarantine
You can hear my interview with ABC Radio’s Raf Epstein discussing Labor’s mismanagement of Hotel Quarantine here.