QT: when will the discrimination end for loving couples?

12 Aug 2015

In the wake of the Coalition's decision to deny a free vote on marriage equality, Senator Rice asks what the government's message is for the thousands of loving and committed couples who are still waiting for the discrimination to end.


New citizenship laws are unlear and uncertain

25 Jun 2015

Senator Penny Wright raises concerns and questions regarding the governmen't new citizenship laws.


Government lacks committment to public school education

22 Jun 2015

Senator Penny Wright questions the Government's committment to public school education.


No answers from Cormann on the Government's negative gearing fail

15 Jun 2015

Finance Minister Mathias Cormann fails to explain the government's baseless refusal to examine sensible negative gearing reforms and the increasing housing affordability crisis.


Money for social inclusion would be more effective at preventing terror

12 May 2015

Senator Wright asks why the Abbott Government is spending more boosting the powers of spy agencies than on proven terror prevention programs.


Mental health services in crisis

25 Mar 2015

Senator Penny Wright asks the Abbott Government when they will end the funding uncertainty for mental health organisations, which is already causing job losses in the sector.

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