Tag Archives: Colin Barnett

” I would never be a part of that”

Colin Barnett promised three days before he was elected that he would scrap Labor’s foreshore plan because “people did not want skyscrapers on the city foreshore and the Premier’s plan [former Labor leader Alan Carpenter] would create an exclusive enclave … Continue reading

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Scott Ludlam in the Australian Senate on a resolution to protect the Point Peron

Video – Point Peron Canal Land Grab Australian Greens Senator Scott Ludlam speaks in the Australian Senate on a resolution to protect the Point Peron area  

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Questions for the Premier on the ABC 720 Facebook page

On Mornings, Premier Colin Barnett will be back in the ABC 720 studio after 9, for his regular chat with Geoff Hutchison. It’s the first time he’s been back since the state election. Submit your question for the Premier on the … Continue reading

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Abbott shows no sign of sustainable thinking

Tony Abbott has said that if he gets into power he will not help Barnett realise his election promises by putting commonwealth funds into urban rail infrastructure in Perth, because historically… the Commonwealth only helps with roads.  This is starting … Continue reading

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