The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Shadow Treasurer

The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
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Treasury confirms bullying claims against Atkinson

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today that FOI applications had confirmed there had been two claims of bullying made in workers compensation claims by former staff of Michael Atkinson MP. The Weatherill Government must now come clean and reveal what the total cost to taxpayers has been for the settlement of these bullying claims against Mr Atkinson. Treasury replies to two FOI applications confirmed they had two documents which were workers compensation claims lodged in June 2013 and October 2015 which ‘includes a claim of bullying against Michael Atkinson MP.’ Treasury refused to release both documents. Treasury also refused to release two further documents which included total payments made to both staff to help settle both workers compensation claims. Given that the Weatherill Government leaked the total payout to settle a single claim against a Libera...Click here for full story

Obscene pre-election advertising splurge now more than $4 million

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today Jay Weatherill’s obscene taxpayer funded pre-election advertising splurge was now more than $4 million and likely to grow further over the coming months. The following costs to taxpayers have now been revealed: • Jay Weatherill’s Energy Plan: $2.6 million • Job Accelerator Grant Scheme: $1 million plus • New Royal Adelaide Hospital: $450,000 plus “Given the current saturated coverage on television and radio with some of these campaigns there is no doubt that the total costs to taxpayers will increase even further,” said Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. “There is no doubt the Labor Party’s market research has shown that after 16 years South Australians have no faith in the Weatherill Government’s handling of critical issues such as energy, jobs and health. “So Mr Weatherill and Mr Koutsantonis have suddenly dec...Click here for full story

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Welcome to the website of the Hon Rob Lucas MLC. Rob is a member of the Liberal Party and an Opposition Member of the Legislative Council in the South Australian Parliament. He is also the Shadow Treasurer and Shadow Minister for Finance, Industrial Relations, Public Sector, Business Services and Consumers and Gambling in Steven Marshall's State Liberal Team.

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