SA Labor’s carbon tax would ruin South Australia

Not content with having delivered the highest unemployment rate and worst business conditions in Australia, the Weatherill Labor Government has proposed another new tax! Environment Minister Ian Hunter has revealed the Weatherill Labor Government is investigating a state-based carbon tax. The move follows the Federal Coalition Government successfully repealing Labor’s national carbon tax which was…

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Liberals support local government job creation

The State Liberals are calling on the Weatherill Labor Government to adopt its Community Infrastructure Fund policy to support local government infrastructure projects and protect South Australians from council rate rises. At the 2014 State Election, the State Liberals proposed establishing a Community Infrastructure Fund, which had the potential to unlock up to $500 million…

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ESCOSA Chair rejects key claims by Koutsantonis

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas has claimed evidence from the Chairman of ESCOSA Dr Pat Walsh to State Parliament’s Budget and Finance Committee directly contradicts key claims on water pricing made by Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis. Mr Koutsantonis has for many months been rejecting claims made by former ESCOSA CEO Paul Kerin and former Commissioner Professor Richard…

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