Public service fury at Rann’s broken promises

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today senior public service executives were furious at Mr Rann’s broken promises on public service job cuts and have predicted hundreds of jobs will go, contrary to specific promises made by Mr Rann at the election. These senior public servants have leaked highly confidential details of an extraordinary Cabinet meeting…

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Rann staff – ‘breeding like flies’

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today the total number of ‘spin doctors’ and other Ministerial office staff was increasing so rapidly it appeared they were ‘breeding like flies’. “Mr. Rann is wasting about $20 million over four years by this explosion in the number of staff employed in Ministerial offices,” Mr. Lucas said today. “The…

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Rann must investigate Bressington allegations

Allegations about the behaviour of senior Government Ministers had to be taken seriously by Premier Rann and properly investigated, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. Mr Lucas said if the allegations made this week by Independent MLC Ann Bressington about the behaviour of Ministers Kevin Foley and Pat Conlon were true, they would be a…

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Big screen needed for Socceroo fans!

The State Government should partner with a private sector sponsor and the Adelaide City Council to provide a big screen for Adelaide soccer fans to watch the Socceroos take on Italy this Tuesday morning, Opposition Leader in the Legislative Council Rob Lucas said today. Melbourne has a big screen at Federation Square and Sydney fans…

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