Media releases

Tudge Masking Failure to Invest In Infrastructure

October 04, 2019

The Minister for Population, Cities and Urban Infrastructure, Alan Tudge, is using his latest announcement of a Population Statement as a smokescreen to mask the Morrison Government's failure to invest in productive infrastructure around Australia.

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Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Gandhi’s Birth

October 02, 2019

Today Labor celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi. Mahatma Gandhi is revered as the father of India and for his enormous contribution to India's development as a free nation and his non-violent approach to protest.

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Ernst & Young Urges Morrison to Act on Infrastructure

September 30, 2019

Consulting giant Ernst & Young is urging the Morrison Government to invest in 'shovel ready' infrastructure across Australia. Ernst & Young's modelling shows investment in 'shovel ready' infrastructure would create more than 5,000 jobs and inject an extra $800 million into the economy.

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44 Years of the Racial Discrimination Act

September 30, 2019

Today marks 44 years since the Racial Discrimination Act came into effect. The Racial Discrimination Act was passed by the Whitlam Government in 1975 to ensure that all Australians are treated equally and enjoy the same opportunities - regardless of their racial or ethnic background.

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Morrison's Review into Refugee Resettlement Kept Secret

September 25, 2019

The Morrison Government is keeping secret a major review into humanitarian resettlement rejecting a Freedom of Information request, claiming "Cabinet in Confidence". The FOI documents show the review has produced one document and that document, as of 12 September 2019...

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Morrison's Utopia Moment: The Urban Congestion Fund

September 21, 2019

Prime Minister Morrison has just had his Utopia moment. The Morrison Government spent $11.6 million of taxpayers' money on pre-election ads spruiking its so called 'congestion busting' infrastructure...

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