Some old Labor hands have been recalling this week the appearances of Bill Shorten during the 2006 Beaconsfield mining rescue, that brought the then union leader and political aspirant to the nation’s attention.
The commanding return to office of the Andrews [Labor] government emphatically reaffirms that Labor is the natural ruling party in Victoria. By the time the state’s next election is due in November 2022, Labor will have presided over Spring Street for three-quarters of the previous four decades.
Labor has swept to power in a crushing defeat so far winning 52 (of 88) Lower House seats in the Victorian State Election.
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The Victorian Liberal Party has promised to take a tough stance on crime if elected on 24 November, with proposals including mandatory minimum sentencing for repeat offenders of serious crimes (including murder, rape, aggravated home invasions, aggravated burglaries and car-jackings) and an overhaul of the bail system.
For some time, Murrindindi Shire Council has been working on plans for a community car service, ‘Moving Murrindindi’ which will make it easier for people to attend appointments and reach public transport hubs.
Commuters on the Hurstbridge line will have more trains, more seats and fewer delays with the Andrews Labor Government promising to continue upgrading the Hurstbridge line.
The Andrews Labor Government proposes investing $50 million across the Yarra Ranges upgrading six secondary schools.
The City of Whittlesea has congratulated the Andrews Labor Government after attaining some fantastic wins for the City in yesterday’s State Budget.
Premier Daniel Andrews and Member for Eltham Vicki Ward today announced an upgrade to Fitzsimons Lane in the marginally held Labor seat.