Territory Labor Federal Members have slammed the $1.4 billion cut to the Territory’s GST revenue, which comes on top of Turnbull’s savage cuts to health and education. This cut will hurt Territorians every single day. Essential services are already stretched to breaking point and the additional cuts will make everyday life difficult for Territorians.
Federal Labor welcomes the Northern Territory Governments response to the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Youth in the Northern Territory. The commitment to support the intent and direction of the 227 Commission Recommendations is a positive a step towards substantial reform. The Territory Government has already taken substantive steps to
The Federal Member for Lingiari, Warren Snowdon, welcomes the official opening of two new high level bridges over the Roper river and Wilton river crossings today. Mr Snowdon congratulates all those involved in the project recognising this is a significant investment in bush roads. Mr Snowdon made the initial funding announcement for the two Bridges
Children in the Northern Territory are set to suffer from the lack of commitment to early education from the Turnbull Government. It was recently revealed by the Turnbull Government’s own secret hit list that over 1,345 families in the Solomon electorate and 579 in the Lingiari electorate will be worse off under the Government’s new