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Janet Rice

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The Greens have today given notice of their intention to introduce a bill to repeal the Regional Forest Agreements Act, ahead of the imminent expiry of the 20-year Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs), starting with the Tasmanian RFA which is due to expire this year. The Greens want to scrap these...

Sue Pennicuik

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Greens Education spokesperson Sue Pennicuik, said today that the report by the Victorian Ombudsman into expulsions in Government schools has again highlighted the risks of allowing high levels of autonomy in government schools in Victoria without adequate oversight or support from the Department of...

Janet Rice

Monday, August 14, 2017

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Monday, August 14, 2017

The Victorian Greens would like to reaffirm our commitment to a respectful party culture, and make it clear that we do not tolerate sexual harassment in any form.In line with section 18 of the party’s bylaws, which all Victorian Greens members agree to abide by, we recognise that all of us have a...

Sue Pennicuik

Friday, August 11, 2017

Greens MP Sue Pennicuik this week successfully moved to establish a Parliamentary Inquiry into the Andrews' government’s plans to privatise public land on inner city housing estates under the Public Housing Renewal Program (PHRP). The inquiry by the Legal and Social Issues Committee will...

Richard Di Natale

Friday, August 11, 2017

The Australian Greens are going to haul each and every one of the Northern Australian Investment Facility's directors before the Senate committee until the rampant conflicts of interests surrounding their board are resolved, Greens leader Dr Richard Di Natale said. "We can’t spend $5...

Richard Di Natale

Friday, August 11, 2017

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s decision to commit Australian troops to a possible war against North Korea puts Australia at risk and shows why Parliament needs to urgently pass a war powers act and renegotiate the alliance with the United States, said leader of the Australian Greens Dr Richard...