Media releases

Bubup Wilam Aboriginal Child and Family Centre Funding Threat

May 09, 2014

Federal Member for Scullin, Andrew Giles MP, today expressed his concern that funding for Bubup Wilam Aboriginal Child and Family Centre will not be renewed by the Abbott Liberal Government in the Federal Budget next week...

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$5.9 Million Cost for Families in Scullin with GP Tax

February 26, 2014

Families in Scullin will be among the hardest hit by Tony Abbott’s new GP Tax, new Medicare analysis has shown, said Andrew Giles MP, Federal Member for Scullin...

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Abbott cuts funds for community support

December 20, 2013

The Abbott Government has cruelly cut a fully-budgeted and approved grant awarded to the City of Whittlesea in Scullin...

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Another broken promise as Turnbull pulls the plug on the NBN

December 13, 2013

Andrew Giles MP, Federal Member for Scullin, said that the Abbott Government has betrayed families and businesses in Scullin by breaking its promise to give all Australians access to 25Mbps by 2016...

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School funding must be needs-based

December 05, 2013

Andrew Giles MP, Federal Member for Scullin, today showed his support for needs-based funding for local schools...

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Coalition votes to cut support to 11,810 families in Whittlesea

November 21, 2013

The Abbott Government yesterday voted to repeal Labor’s Schoolkids Bonus, a cut that will hurt more than 11,810 families in the City of Whittlesea...

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