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, Member for Blacktown and Shadow Minister for Western Sydney.

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Wednesday, 22 October 2014

GOVERNMENT REFUSES TO GUARANTEE JOBS AMID ROLLOUT OF SERVICE NSW SHOPFRONTS

Shadow Minister for Fair Trading Tania Mihailuk has today condemned the NSW Government for failing to stand up for jobs amid the rollout of Service NSW shopfronts as Government offices continue to shut down throughout NSW.

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Wednesday, 22 October 2014

MINISTER’S OWN WEBSITE FAILS TO EVEN MENTION THAT SHE IS MINISTER FOR THE HUNTER

The NSW Opposition has accused Gladys Berejiklian of treating her responsibilities as Minister for the Hunter as a complete afterthought – with the Minister’s own website (www.gladys.com.au) embarrassingly failing to make mention of her position as Minister for the Hunter despite her already occupying the role for six months.

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Thursday, 23 October 2014

LABOR CONVEYS BEST WISHES TO SUB-CONTINENTAL COMMUNITY DURING DIWALI

NSW Labor has today conveyed its best wishes to the Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and Buddhists across NSW celebrating the festival of lights, Diwali.

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Thursday, 23 October 2014

NSW TREASURER LETS THE CAT OUT OF THE BAG ON SYDNEY’S FIVE MONSTER COUNCILS

Shadow Minister for Local Government Sophie Cotsis has seized on comments made by the NSW Treasurer Andrew Constance that there “should only be five councils at best” in Sydney as further evidence that the Liberal Government’s ‘Fit for the Future’ program is forced amalgamation in disguise.

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Friday, 24 October 2014

BAIRD GOVERNMENT A DISASTER FOR HUNTER JOBS - ONLY LABOR HAS A PLAN TO DIVERSIFY THE REGION'S ECONOMY

The Baird Government has been exposed leaving as many as 8600 Hunter jobs at risk from its failure to develop any strategy to confront the downturn in the region's mining and manufacturing industries.

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Friday, 24 October 2014

VICTORY FOR TRANSPARENCY IN SPECIALIST REFUGE FUNDING SAGA

The NSW Upper House has forced the Liberal Government to release all documents relating to its controversial Going Home, Staying Home tender process, following community outcry over the closure of many specialist homelessness shelters as a result of the new process.

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