“My team and I are ready to govern for all territorians and our plan will deliver the economic prosperity and the community safety territorians deserve.”

Lia Finocchiaro

Opposition Leader



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Latest CLP News

Jobs and the Economy Stagnant Under Labor

Media Release from Shadow Minister for Business, Jobs and Training Marie-Clare Boothby  The most recent employment information released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reveals the Northern Territory’s economy remains stagnant under Labor and Eva Lawler’s failed leadership. The latest monthly Labour Force Data shows that the total number of people employed has stalled,…

CLP to Empower the Bush with Local Council Reform

Joint Media Release: Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro and Shadow Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Local Government Steve Edgington The CLP will empower bush communities through local government reforms designed to return greater community control. Opposition Leader Lia Finocchiaro said the CLP was committed to restoring control of communities to Aboriginal people and strengthening…

More Code Yellows Highlight Labor Failures

Media Release from Shadow Health Minister Bill Yan Royal Darwin and Palmerston Hospitals have just been plunged into yet another Code Yellow, marking the 7th code yellow in the last 12 months. Data came out last week that the Territory lost 668 people who were fed up in the territory and moved interstate. Undoubtedly many…

PALIs Labor Ripped From Bottlos Sent Back to Alice to Restore Order

Media Release from Bill Yan Shadow Treasurer and Josh Burgoyne Shadow Minister for Territory Families In a remarkable backflip this afternoon, despite only this morning defending that she is keeping crime under control in Alice Springs, Chief Minister Eva Lawler is sending back the Police Auxiliary Liquor Inspectors (PALIs) she ripped from Alice Springs bottle…

Recall Parliament Urgently and Fix Labor’s Mess

Joint Media Release from Lia Finocchiaro, Leader of the Opposition and Josh Burgoyne, Shadow Minister for Territory Families and Shadow Minister for Youth  We are not a failed state, we have a failed Government. Overnight, Alice Springs has experienced serious and sustained criminal attacks threatening residents and our police. Starting with a large group of…

Labor’s Lies on PALIs Exposed

  Joint Media Release from Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro & Shadow Treasurer Bill Yan Labor’s promise that there would be coverage on bottle shops while Police Auxiliary Liquor Inspectors (PALIs) transition to constables has been exposed as a lie. Just 2 weeks ago Brent Potter, the disgraced Police Minister said “we will have…