John Robertson MP

Putting people first

John Robertson and Labor are fighting for a stronger and fairer New South Wales.

John Robertson is the NSW Labor Leader and Member for Blacktown.

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Friday, 17 October 2014

DUNCAN GAY APPOINTMENT AS MINISTER FOR THE NORTH COAST A VOTE OF NO-CONFIDENCE IN CURRENT NORTH COAST NATIONAL PARTY MPS

The appointment of Duncan Gay – who lives in Redfern – as the Minister for the North Coast is a vote of no-confidence in the current crop of North Coast National Party MPs, NSW Labor said.

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Monday, 20 October 2014

BAIRD'S ELECTRICITY PRIVATISATION SWINDLES THE HUNTER

The Baird Liberal Government has been caught out leaving Newcastle without a guaranteed dollar of funding under its radical plans for the privatisation of the State's electricity poles and wires – with all the metropolitan proceeds already earmarked for Sydney.  

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Monday, 20 October 2014

STATE OF THE STATES REPORT CONFIRMS NSW BEHIND ON THE REAL INDICATORS THAT MATTER TO FAMILIES UNDER PRESSURE

Shadow Treasurer Michael Daley said today's CommSec State of the States report confirms that the Baird Liberal Government is failing to deliver for families across the state in the key areas.  

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014

NEW REPORT CONFIRMS – BAIRD GOVERNMENT LEAVING HUNTER PATIENTS WAITING MUCH LONGER FOR ELECTIVE SURGERY THAN THE REST OF THE NATION

The Baird Government has been exposed leaving Hunter patients to wait in pain for key elective surgery procedures far longer than comparable patients across Australia – with a new report showing especially long delays at John Hunter, Belmont and Maitland Hospitals.

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014

ONE YEAR ON – GRANVILLE STATION DEVASTATED FOLLOWING RAIL SERVICE CUTS

One year since the Liberals’ new train timetable, Granville has been devastated as commuters and businesses at Granville station suffer as a result of more than 100 fewer peak hour rail services each week.

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014

STATEMENT ON GOUGH WHITLAM

I am deeply saddened to learn of the passing of former Prime Minister Gough Whitlam.

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