The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Shadow Treasurer

The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
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Weatherill’s new water slug

Monday, 4 December 2017

The State Liberals have described evidence presented to a Parliamentary Committee that the Weatherill Government forced SA Water to borrow $71 million to pay a $71 million extra dividends to the Weatherill Government as outrageous. “This meant the Weatherill Government ripped $193 million out of SA Water’s coffers even though their net profit for 2016/17 was only $134 million!” said Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. “SA Water CEO Roch Cheroux confirmed today they had to be directed by the Treasurer to make this payment and SA water only complied after they took legal advice. “With electricity prices going through the roof hard pressed South Australian households are desperate for relief from the Weatherill Government’s relentless tax grab. “Clearly this extra $71 million will not be used to provide cost of living relief for struggling SA families but instead will be w...Click here for full story

Transparency and accountability on Government ads

Sunday, 3 December 2017

The State Liberals have called on the Weatherill Government to publicly disclose all government advertising costs on a monthly basis ahead of the 2018 state election. “The Weatherill Labor Government’s political advertising has reached unprecedented levels, with taxpayers footing the bill for almost $10 million spent on political ads in the last 12 months alone,” said Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. “The public disclosure of monthly government advertising costs would give South Australians the opportunity to judge for themselves whether the amounts spent by the State Government on advertising is a good use of public money. “It would also allow South Australian taxpayers to see for themselves the outrageous amounts of money wasted on blatantly political advertising campaigns which Labor pays for out of the public purse. “While the current State Government has gone some ...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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