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Rorting Geelong Minister questioned in Parliament

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, has used Question Time in State Parliament to ask questions of the Corrections Minister, Gayle Tierney, about her involvement in the Labor Red Shirts rorts scandal. Mr Ramsay asked the Minister, and Member for Western Victoria,...
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Disappointing budget for Geelong

The 2018-19 Victorian State Budget for the Geelong region proves that the Andrews Labor Government has been reckless with the regions and ruthless with voters’ wallets. Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, said the budget was a contemptable document that simply...
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Budget for City Deal projects urges Ramsay

Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay MP calls on both the state and federal governments to place key City Deal projects in their respective budgets. Mr Ramsay said over the next few weeks both state and federal governments will be finalising their budgets and given it will...
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Liberals to bring back the Country Roads and Bridges Program

Liberal Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay MP said he’s delighted to announce today that a Guy government has committed to returning the $160 million Country Roads and Bridges Program if elected to government in November. “This vital funding will help to fix our country...
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State must step up and fund Geelong Infrastructure

An inability to look beyond their own rorts, deals with union mates and the distraction of inner-city Green seats has resulted in a total neglect of regional Victoria’s infrastructure by the Andrews Government. All of Victoria’s major construction works are in Melbourne. Liberal...
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Drysdale Water Safety Centre needs to happen

Liberal Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay has called on the Andrews Government to investigate constructing a Water Safety Centre at the sports precinct at Drysdale. Mr Ramsay has had discussion with the community on the Bellarine and is seeking support through a petition...
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South West Fires

Dear Editor, I want to publicly thank the many volunteers and organisations who helped in the response to the South West Fires nearly two weeks ago. 100 kilometre per hour winds whipped the landscape into a blazing frenzy with locals literally escaping fireballs by just seconds....
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Geelong Labor Ministers should front Select Committee

Liberal Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, is confident the Victorian Legislative Council will support a Coalition push for a Select Committee to further the Victorian Ombudsman’s investigation into Labor Party rorting. The Victorian Parliament will return this week, the...
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Rorting Geelong-based Ministers should be sacked.

Three Geelong-based Victorian Government Ministers have been named in today’s Ombudsman’s Report into the Red Shirts rorting saga and should be sacked. The Minister for Sport, John Eren, the Corrections Minister Gayle Tierney and the Minister for Police, Lisa Neville, are all...
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Government go-slow on Moolap Masterplan

The Andrews Government’s proposal for the Moolap Plan remains secret nearly ten months since public consultation closed. The Moolap Coastal Strategic Framework Plan is being prepared by the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning and first began it’s work in December...
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