The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Shadow Treasurer

The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
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Liberals modest spending promises – Won’t match Labor’s $2 Billion Splurge

Thursday, 15 March 2018

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today that a Marshall Liberal Government would not be matching more than $2 billion of reckless spending promises made by Premier Weatherill and Treasurer Koutsantonis. Sadly for South Australia Mr. Weatherill and Mr. Koutsantonis have been throwing money around like drunken sailors on shore leave. A Marshall Liberal Government will not match Labor promises such as: • $1,300 million 7 Level Crossings • $279 million Tram to Norwood • $259 million Tram to North Adelaide • $150 million Housing Trust Replacement • $150 million equity SA Port Authority • $500 million loan SA Port Authority • $70 million Laptops for students • $60 million Investment Attraction funding ($30 m loans / $30 m grants) • $13.4 million Trades Package • $8 million Port Adelaide Football Club • $6.4 million Adelaide Film Festival • $4 million Chinatown redevelopme...Click here for full story

End of the long lunch on the taxpayers’ tab

Thursday, 15 March 2018

The State Liberals will end the practice of Government Ministers having long boozy lunches at the taxpayers’ expense with a strict new policy on who pays for alcohol consumed by Ministers, their staff and guests. Ministers spending taxpayers’ money on alcohol for themselves, their staff, public servants and guests will end under a Marshall Liberal Government. Similar restrictions will also apply to ministerial staff spending taxpayers’ money on alcohol. “We have had the obscene situation where Labor Ministers and their staff have indulged in expensive bottles of wine during cosy dinners that have nothing to do with government business,” said Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. “Labor Minister Leon Bignell charged taxpayers $100 for a bottle of Argentinian wine during a dinner with his own staff member as part of a $150,000 bill for ministerial travel in a single year. “Treasurer Koutsantonis was em...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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