‘BLACK HOLE THURSDAY’ FOR LABOR

A massive ‘black hole’ exists in Labor’s costings document to be released finally today by Treasurer Foley, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. As the attached table shows, Labor has made promises worth $1.3 billion as part of the election campaign and build-up. Each of these promises has come from figures provided in Government press…

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Liberal team offers state-wide experience

South Australians wanting to be represented by people with an understanding of issues affecting regional areas should vote Liberal for the Legislative Council, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. Mr Lucas, raised in Mount Gambier, is Liberal Leader in the Legislative Council and this election leads a Liberal ticket featuring well-credentialed candidates from across South…

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How much spending are Rann and co hiding?

Premier Rann and senior Ministers have refused for more than three years to provide details of spending on overseas trips, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today “Parliamentary questions first asked of Mr Rann and some Ministers in January 2003 have not been answered and remain on the Parliamentary Notice Paper,” Mr Lucas said today. “Subsequent…

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Warning signs on jobs in SA

Recent job ads figures are a warning sign of a slowing job market in South Australia, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. “ANZ Job Ad figures released this week show that there was a 6.8% decline in job ads in South Australia for February that was the worst result of all states for the month,”…

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Warning signs on jobs in SA

Recent job ads figures are a warning sign of a slowing job market in South Australia, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. “ANZ Job Ad figures released this week show that there was a 6.8% decline in job ads in South Australia for February that was the worst result of all states for the month,”…

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SA economic growth worst in Australia: ABS

South Australia’s economic growth is the worst in Australia according to official figures released today, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. Australian Bureau of Statistics ‘State Final Demand’ figures are a key indicator of economic performance and growth. “South Australia experienced the equal lowest growth in trend terms for all states for the December quarter…

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SA economic growth worst in Australia: ABS

South Australia’s economic growth is the worst in Australia according to official figures released today, Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today. Australian Bureau of Statistics ‘State Final Demand’ figures are a key indicator of economic performance and growth. “South Australia experienced the equal lowest growth in trend terms for all states for the December quarter…

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