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Larissa Waters

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Australian Greens Defence spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, commented today on the worrying implications for Australia of Donald Trump’s backflip on Afghanistan. Senator Whish-Wilson said, “We can expect that in coming days Australia will, yet again, be asked to commit more troops and more...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Australian Greens Leader Dr Richard Di Natale and Victorian Greens Senator Janet Rice have written to Victorian councils across the state, offering to preside over citizenship ceremonies for any council that supports changing the date for Australia Day and has their capacity to hold citizenship...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters is conducting a review into political donations as part of its inquiry into the conduct of the 2016 election.   Key dates   Submissions Due by close of business Monday 4 September 2017   Public hearings 15 September, 20 October 2017...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Greens Treasury spokesperson, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, has reiterated calls for investment property to be treated as a financial product in the wake of the 4 Corners report on the state of the housing market in Australia. Senator Whish-Wilson said, “Australia’s housing market is a debt-fuelled...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Drug testing members of the community in Canterbury-Bankstown who are trying to access income support demonises and isolates the people they target and could further entrench poverty, Australian Greens Senator Rachel Siewert said today. “Drug testing people trying to access income support...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

It is with great shock and sadness that I have discovered that I hold dual citizenship of Australia and Canada. As people would know after the recent departure of my dear friend and former colleague Scott Ludlam, section 44 of the Australian constitution means I cannot hold office in the federal...

Larissa Waters

Monday, July 10, 2017

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Larissa Waters

Friday, July 7, 2017

News that Caesars Entertainment who own more than 50 casinos across the world including Caesars Palace in Las Vegas has held talks with the backers of the proposed Spit mega-casino spit provoked a bewildering response from our Premier say the Australian Greens.  "Annastacia Palaszczuk says she...