RANN’S EMBARRASSING WEBSITE GAFFE

Mike Rann has wasted $250,000 advertising a non-existent website address as part of his supposed nurse recruitment advertising campaign, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. Mr Rann was heavily criticised last week for an expensive ‘feel good’ health advertising campaign as part of his pre-election campaign strategy. The Rann Government’s defence to that criticism was…

LABOR STALWARTS CONFIRM CLARKE’S EVIDENCE

Two Labor Party stalwarts have further damaged Michael Atkinson’s credibility by today confirming critical aspects of Ralph Clarke’s evidence to a Legislative Council Select Committee, according to Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. Mr Clarke’s evidence indicated that Randall Ashbourne, acting on Mr Atkinson’s behalf, had offered two board positions worth $60,000 p.a. in exchange for Mr…

RANN’S RECORD- 9 AD CAMPAIGNS IN 7 MONTHS!

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today that Premier Rann had just embarked on his ninth separate television/radio advertising campaign in 7 months as part of a pre-election advertising orgy for his government. Labor Party market research and publicly available opinion polls have clearly indicated that there is significant public concern about the Rann Government’s mishandling…

What is Labor trying to hide?

The Rann Government has embarked on a deliberate campaign to delay responding to critical freedom of information applications until after the coming state election, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. “In November this year the Liberal Party lodged a number of Freedom of Information applications with the Department for Trade and Economic Development and the…