November 2020 Update
In this weeks newsletter A budget worth waiting for The Big Housing build and why community housing isn’t public housing Why the Electric Vehicle Tax is terrible policy Australian Institute for Infectious Disease fantastic, but it’s no CDC Upper House Voting Reforms Morelands New Councilors Speaking up for our native...
Voting System In Victoria’s Upper House Is Broken, Must Be Overhauled
The Victorian Greens have welcomed the introduction of a bill that would make it illegal to pay an expert to ‘preference harvest’ during elections, but say that it only treats the symptom and not the cause.
Matters Of Public Importance - Budget 2020
"The budget has invested in not just creating jobs but also tackling our biggest challenges."
Consumer And Other Acts Miscellaneous Amendments Bill 2020
'Everybody who rents their homes should be able to trust that they are habitable, that they have working toilets and bathrooms, hot water, a functioning stove and other basic facilities.'
Institute A Good Start, But Australia Ultimately Needs A National Centre For Disease Control
'During this pandemic, divisions of responsibility between state and federal health systems and public and private health services, have created problems.'
Covid Normal Doesn’t Have To Mean ‘pokies Normal’ In Victoria
'We can’t go back to business as usual on the pokies'
October Update 2020
In this months newsletter, COVID-19 Infections and Healthcare WorkersThat candidate flyer that made Brunswick smileWhat’s happening with outdoor dining on Sydney Road? Parliamentary Inquiry into contact tracingReducing the public housing waiting listDjab Wurrung People and the Western HighwaySupporting a Green New Deal in VictoriaAnd more