Posted in Media Releases on Friday, 19 June, 2009
Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has again raised the issue of mismanagement and waste surrounding the schools’ funding package during question time in Parliament this week.
Wangary Primary School on the Eyre Peninsula drew national attention when Mr Ramsey asked whether the $850 thousand being ... ... more
Posted in Media Releases on Friday, 5 June, 2009
An unprecedented flood of correspondence has resulted in Coalition MP’s calling a special parliamentary meeting to pressure the government to alter their planned changes to Youth Allowance Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said today.
“From about two days after the budget when people bega... ... more
Posted in Media Releases on Wednesday, 3 June, 2009
Regardless of what the government would have people believe, the commitment of the coalition parties to bipartisan targets for the reduction of CO2 emissions is genuine. The benchmark should be that we design an emissions trading scheme that delivers real reductions and does not have the effect of s... ... more
Posted in Media Releases on Tuesday, 14 April, 2009
Economic responsibility has been completely abandoned by the Rudd Government with yet another announcement of a huge spending commitment, this time to deliver a $43bn National Broadband Network.
At the time of the last election, the Federal Government had a $900m contract with OPEL to deliver wire... ... more
Posted in Media Releases on Tuesday, 7 April, 2009
It is difficult to fathom the Federal Government’s approach to the economic challenges facing Australia. They are urging Australians to spend $23bn of borrowed cash on imports at the same time as they are withdrawing support for exports.
The decision to cut $40m a year from the Austral... ... more
Posted in Media Releases on Tuesday, 24 March, 2009
Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey said he has serious concerns for the fishing and aquaculture industries, primary producers and export abattoirs following the Minister for Agriculture Tony Burke’s support for a massive tax hike on Australian agricultural exporters.
“Mr Burke has announced the... ... more