Adelaide Oval fiasco to be scrutinised by Committee

The Legislative Council’s Budget and Finance Committee had resolved to launch an immediate inquiry into the Adelaide Oval redevelopment fiasco. “At its meeting yesterday, the Committee resolved to call a series of witnesses including SMA CEO Leigh Whicker, SMA Chairman Ian McLachlan, Steering Committee Chairman Bruce Carter, and Steering Committee members/advisers Rod Hook, Bob Boorman…

Treasurer’s Un-answered Questions

Yesterday’s weak costings exercise by the Rann Government has once again demonstrated that Rann Labor is more about spin than substance. The failure of the Government to provide anything more than a flimsy two-page spreadsheet signed off by the Treasurer’s own political staff reveals its desperation to say and do anything to cling to power.…

MORE RANN WASTE

The Rann Government is wasting up to $20,000 per student in a new scheme sending foster children to some of South Australia’s most expensive non-government schools instead of government schools. “This scheme is being driven by Families and Communities Minister Jennifer Rankine and involves taxpayers paying full fees and costs including uniforms to send students…