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Greens call for inquiry into management of public housing lockdown

10 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have today called for an independent inquiry into how the ‘hard lockdown’ of Flemington and North Melbourne public housing ...

Health Minister Must Investigate NSW Health for Sydney Airport Screening Stuff Up

8 July, 2020 - Health Minister Brad Hazzard must urgently investigate how NSW Health failed to ensure that a planeload of passengers arriving at Sydney Airport ...

Government must act to prevent other public housing towers being locked down

6 July, 2020 - Preventing a hard lock down of other public housing towers across Melbourne must now be a priority for the Housing Minister. Public housing r...

Victorian Government should put solar and batteries on all 24,000 free-standing public housing homes

4 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called on the state government to put solar and batteries on all free-standing public housing homes on the back of its ...

Victoria continues to fall short when it comes to public school funding

3 July, 2020 - A comparison of state and federal funding agreements has exposed the Andrews Labor Government’s woeful rate of public school funding. Victoria...

Greens call for government grant to turn Portland aluminium smelter into a big battery

2 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Andrews Labor Government to end their $200 million taxpayer subsidies for the Portland smelter, and inste...

ACT Greens propose more protections for COVID-affected renters

2 July, 2020 - ACT Greens Housing Spokesperson Caroline Le Couteur will today bring forward amendments that, if supported, will secure more protections for COVI...

Greens launch plan to lead Victoria out of recession through renewable energy

2 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have launched a renewable energy-led recovery plan for Victoria that, if adopted, would create thousands of jobs, lead us ou...

New Victims of Crime Charter will deliver more rights, improved criminal justice system for Canberrans

2 July, 2020 - Legislation to create a Charter of Rights for Victims of Crime has been introduced in the Legislative Assembly, furthering the Territory’s commit...

Tim Clifford’s June Update

1 July, 2020 - Repairing COVID-19 provisions in the Planning and Development Amendment Bill, promoting a green recovery and gearing up for the next state electi...

Solidarity between Over 60s and Under 30s

1 July, 2020 - The Greens should celebrate that several of our policies benefit both older and younger voters By Rob Delves, GI Co-editor Negative gearin...

Robin Chapple’s June Update

1 July, 2020 - The destruction of First Nations heritage sites, wider ramifications of justice for First Nations people and the growing need for intergeneration...

Green Issue: Editorial June 2020

1 July, 2020 - By the Green Issue Editorial Team The theme of June Green Issue is the Next Gen Guarantee. Unless supported by wealthy parents young people fa...

The Next Gen Guarantee and Higher Education

1 July, 2020 - In contrast to the Government’s recent attempt to create “job-ready” degrees, the Greens believe that higher education should be accessible and f...