When Kevin Rudd said at the start of the campaign “that the old politics of the past just won’t work for the future” he evidently wasn’t referring to Labor’s financial links with the notoriously militant Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU).
Cbus chief executive David Atkin has defended Cbus’ union relationships after a Liberal MP criticised potential conflicts of interest arising from union representation on boards.
The Leader of the Opposition, the Hon Tony Abbott MHR, has today established a Working Group to ensure that if elected the Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) is re-established quickly and effectively following the election.
Federal and State MPs Philip Ruddock, Paul Fletcher and Matt Kean have expressed their strong support for Normanhurst disability employer Upper Crust Catering, a catering business and café, to keep operating.
Joint Release: Senator Mathias Cormann, Shadow Assistant Treasurer & Shadow Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation & Paul Fletcher MP, Federal Member for Bradfield
The National Disability Insurance Scheme was the key issue for discussion at a Disability Forum hosted by Paul Fletcher MP, Federal Member for Bradfield yesterday.