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Janet Rice

Monday, October 23, 2017

Senator RICE: I want to talk about the discussion paper that was released in September about the proposed changes to the curfew at Essendon Airport. Can you tell us what precipitated these proposed changes? Ms Spence: There'd been representations from Essendon Airport, and we had also been...

Janet Rice

Monday, September 11, 2017

The Greens have today successfully amended the Government’s Liquid Fuel Emergency Bill to call on the Government to reduce Australia’s oil consumption. Part of Australia’s international obligations under the International Energy Agency is to ensure we have 90 days worth of liquid fuel stocks....

Janet Rice

Friday, May 25, 2018

Speaking in Senate Estimates, Regional and Rural Affairs and Transport Committee, 24 May 2018 Estimates & CommitteesForests

Janet Rice

Friday, May 25, 2018

Speaking in Senate Estimates, Regional and Rural Affairs and Transport Committee, 24 May 2018 Estimates & CommitteesForests

Adam Bandt

Friday, May 25, 2018

Dutton’s refusal to answer questions about Manus death beneath contempt: Bandt Greens Deputy Leader and MP for Melbourne, Adam Bandt, said Peter Dutton was beneath contempt for refusing to explain his government’s failure to notify a refugee’s wife that her husband had died on Manus Island earlier...

Richard Di Natale

Friday, May 25, 2018

I want to thank Lee Rhiannon for her many years of dedicated service to the people of New South Wales and to the Greens during her time as an elected representative. Lee has devoted her life to fighting for a better world and particularly to giving a voice for communities fighting oppression across...

Adam Bandt

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Greens urge Labor to change tack and block Turnbull tax cuts in Senate After Labor last night voted in the House to support Turnbull’s tax plan in full, Greens Deputy Leader Adam Bandt today said that the Greens wanted to stop the government’s assault on egalitarianism and that Labor should help. “...

Janet Rice

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Estimates & CommitteesAgriculture and Rural Affairs

Janet Rice

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Estimates & CommitteesEnvironment

Janet Rice

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The Department of Infrastructure has admitted that the Budget shows a significant decline in infrastructure spending over the next 10 years, under questioning in Senate Estimates by Senator Janet Rice, Australian Greens infrastructure and transport spokesperson. “Despite the Turnbull government’s...