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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Saturday, 23 August 2014

MINISTER REFUSES TO ANSWER QUESTIONS ABOUT FAIR TRADING COMMISSIONERS ‘LEAVE OF ABSENCE’

Under sustained questioning by the Labor Opposition in budget estimates, the Minister for Fair Trading refused to explain the circumstances that lead to Fair Trading Commissioner’s short and unexpected ‘leave of absence’ from his position last month.

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Saturday, 23 August 2014

BAIRD’S WATER CUTS BITE – WATER OUT IN SUBURBS ALL OVER SYDNEY

The NSW Labor Opposition has expressed concern about the Baird Liberal Government’s cuts to water maintenance following a spate of water outages all over Sydney.

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Saturday, 23 August 2014

MINISTER REFUSES TO GUARANTEE FUTURE FOR INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS COMMISSION

The NSW Government has refused to provide more resources for the overworked Industrial Relations Commission, despite a significant backlog of matters and delays in having new matters decided, and may abolish the independent umpire entirely after the 2015 election, a Budget Estimates Committee heard today.

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Saturday, 23 August 2014

MINISTER CUTS FUNDING TO FILM DEVELOPMENT

Shadow Minister for the Arts Sonia Hornery today condemned the Baird Government’s cuts to the Early and Advanced Stage Development Fund which will greatly affect Screen NSW's development work - which underpins the local NSW film industry.

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Sunday, 24 August 2014

BAIRD'S BROOKVALE OVAL A WINNER WHILE OTHER LOCAL STADIUMS LEFT TO ROT IN LIBERALS’ STADIA STRATEGY

The NSW Liberal Government's plan to invest in a few select stadiums while leaving local stadiums to rot is a massive blow to families wanting to watch games in our historic local stadiums.

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