MEDIA RELEASE - SENATE INQUIRY SHINING A LIGHT ON DOWRY ABUSE - 6 SEPTEMBER 2018

With Chair of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee Senator Louise Pratt and Julian Hill MP. Today Labor representatives held a roundtable with community stakeholders to discuss the Senate Inquiry into the practice and incidence of dowry abuse in Australia. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - LABOR TAKES THE WHEEL FOR LOCAL CAR OWNERS AND MECHANICS - 6 SEPTEMBER 2018

Federal Member for Greenway, Michelle Rowland MP, visited Kmart Tyre & Auto Seven Hills on Monday to discuss Labor’s ‘Your Car, Your Choice’ policy. Continue reading

TRANSCRIPT - TELEVISION INTERVIEW - SKY NEWS RICHO - 5 SEPTEMBER 2018

SUBJECTS: Media diversity in Australia; Supporting public broadcasting; Great Barrier Reef Foundation. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - LABOR WELCOMES NBNCO REVERSAL ON UNMONITORED MEDICAL ALARMS - 5 SEPTEMBER 2018

Joint with Catherine King MP, Shadow Minister for Health and Medicare. Labor welcomes the decision by NBNCo to reverse its stance and make assistance available to NBN consumers using unmonitored medical alarms. Continue reading

TRANSCRIPT - TELEVISION INTERVIEW - SKY AM AGENDA - 3 SEPTEMBER 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT SUBJECTS: CFMEU, infrastructure spending, Labor’s Permanent Gas Export Control Trigger. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - STATEMENT ON DEPARTURE OF BILL MORROW - 31 AUGUST 2018

There are few leadership roles in this country as testing as NBNCo CEO. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - THE NBN CANNOT SURVIVE ANOTHER THREE YEARS UNDER THE LIBERALS - 31 AUGUST 2018

Joint with Jim Chalmers MP, Shadow Minister for Finance. The Liberals’ second-rate NBN is on life support, with today’s $2 billion NBN cost blowout nothing short of a disaster. Continue reading

TRANSCRIPT - DOORSTOP INTERVIEW - MELBOURNE - 31 AUGUST 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT SUBJECTS: NBN Corporate Plan results Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - DIGITAL DIVIDE CONTINUES TO WIDEN UNDER LIBERALS - 30 AUGUST 2018

Joint with Ed Husic MP, Shadow Minister for the Digital Economy Labor remains deeply concerned about evidence of growing inequality as reported in the Australian Digital Inclusion Index 2018, released this week.  Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - FIFIELD: FRESH OUT OF IDEAS FOR COMMUNICATIONS - 28 AUGUST 2018

Today the Abbott-Turnbull-Morrison Government doubled down on its damaging record on the NBN and ABC by reinstating Senator Mitch Fifield as Minister for Communications. Continue reading