Thursday, 05 December 2013 16:01 in Speeches
I think I am offended on behalf of wombats. The tragedy of it all!
No longer in government and no longer in their comfort zone of spin, focus groups and fantasy, the opposition have the hide to lecture the government on debt and the problems with the Australian economy.
Thursday, 05 December 2013 15:59 in Speeches
I rise to speak on the Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Submarine Cable Protection) Bill 2013.
The coalition went to the election with a strong communication plan to bring Australia up to speed with the digital economy by investing in communications infrastructure.
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 13:29 in Speeches
Make no mistake—the measures in the Higher Education Support Amendment (Savings and Other Measures) Bill 2013 are Labor's cuts, the culmination of a period of chaotic thought-bubble decision making and thoughtless chopping and changing.
For the last five years, Labor has had the university sector on a rollercoaster ride, uncertain what would come next.
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 13:21 in Speeches
I rise to speak on the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill. It is vital for our country that we have accountable and honestly-run unions.
Unlike the previous Labor government, the coalition will follow through on our election commitments.