GUNNER DELIBERATELY USING COVID TO HOLD BACK NT

Shadow Minister for Health BILL YAN MLA MEDIA RELEASE   GUNNER DELIBERATELY USING COVID TO HOLD BACK NT   Shadow Minister for Health, Bill Yan, says while most states move forward and look to sensibly relax COVID restrictions, the Gunner Government is amping up its COVID controls for its own political gain. “People who are…

CRIME STATS: NO MORE EXCUSES

Leader of the Opposition LIA FINOCCHIARO MLA MEDIA RELEASE   CRIME STATS: NO MORE EXCUSES   Leader of the Opposition, Lia Finocchiaro, says the time for excuses is over. Over the past five years, the Gunner Labor Government has spent hundreds-of-millions of dollars on crime, but crime is higher than ever. What they are doing…

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LABOR HAVE NO PLAN IN ADDRESSING ALCOHOL IN COMMUNITIES

Shadow Minister for Health Shadow Minister for Town Camps BILL YAN MLA MEDIA RELEASE   LABOR HAVE NO PLAN IN ADDRESSING ALCOHOL IN COMMUNITIES Shadow Minister for Health and Town Camps, Bill Yan, says the Gunner Labor Government has no plans to prevent the ‘rivers of grog’ flowing into communities with the Federal Government’s Stronger Futures alcohol…

GUNNER HIGH ON CRIME

Opposition Leader Lia Finocchiaro has slammed the Gunner Labor Government for allowing crime to increase to unsustainably high levels since coming to Government. “An analysis of crime data clearly shows that since Labor have been in power, crime has skyrocketed with no end in sight. “The Gunner Government must outline its short, medium and long-term…

GUNNER PROLONGS MASK MANDATE, CHECK IN APP UNCERTAINTY

Shadow Minister for Health, Bill Yan, says the Chief Minister needs to immediately outline his plan to lift the Territory-wide mask mandate and scrap the Check In App. “Territorians have been crying out for certainty and all Michael Gunner can offer up is vague ‘sooner rather than later’, or ‘days not weeks’ comments when quizzed…

CLP SUPPORTS POLICE PROTECTION FROM COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

Opposition Leader Lia Finocchiaro says the CLP stands by NT Police and the NT Police Association in their support for the highly regulated use of spit hoods and restraint chairs to prevent members of the NT Police being exposed to communicable diseases. “Northern Territory police perform a very difficult job in extremely confronting circumstances and…

TERRITORY COORDINATOR

CLP’S TERRITORY COORDINATOR TO OFFSET LABOR’S ECONOMIC FAILURES Leader of the Opposition, Lia Finocchiaro, says the CLP is leading the way by introducing the Territory Coordinator Bill 2020, to offset Labor’s economic incompetence. The Territory Coordinator is an independent facilitator between business and government which can slash red tape and fast-track approvals to get projects off the…

TOUGH NEW BAIL LAWS

OPPOSITION PUTS VICTIMS FIRST WITH URGENT BAIL REFORM Leader of the Opposition, Lia Finocchiaro, says Labor’s monumental failures to address the Territory’s escalating crime wave over the last four and a half years in government means the CLP is again taking the lead by introducing crucial bail reform. “Territorians have had a gutful and are…