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Whole of Government approach needed to tackle ICE use

Thursday, 21 May 2015 OPINION PIECE Whole of Government approach needed to tackle ICE use I congratulate the Geelong Advertiser in its proactive reports on the dangers of the drug Crystal Methamphetamine or ICE as we know it. I am acutely aware of the impact this insidious drug...
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Ballarat Basketball Stadium let down

14 May 2015 Dear Editor Ballarat Basketball Stadium let down I read with disappointment that Ballarat Basketball was not successful in attracting federal funding to complete its new stadium and I am equally disappointed that the Federal Member for Ballarat was not successful in...
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Abbott Government propping up State Labor’s Budget Surplus

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 Abbott Government propping up State Labor’s Budget Surplus Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay said the Victorian Budget Papers reveal a $1.15 billion surplus, which is a revised write down from the pre-election Budget update of $2.3 billion announced...
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Warrnambool-Geelong rail line misses out on extra services

Friday, 8 May 2015   Warrnambool-Geelong rail line misses out on extra services Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay in Parliament this week raised concerns about another Andrews Government’s failure in the State Budget in funding any increase in frequency of the...
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Statement from Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay

Friday, 8 May 2015 Statement from Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay I am appalled that Member for Geelong Christine Couzens would use the protection of Parliament to denigrate the Mayor of Geelong and use such passive/aggressive language and inflammatory remarks against...
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Andrews Government must act now on Geelong defence contract bid

Friday, 8 May 2015 Andrews Government must act now on Geelong defence contract bid Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay in Parliament this week called on the Andrews Government to act quickly in putting together its case for the $10 billion LAND 400 contract. Mr Ramsay said...
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Ramsay seeks assurance on Barwon Health North

Friday, 8 May 2015 Ramsay seeks assurance on Barwon Health North Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay this week in Parliament sought an assurance from the Andrews Government that it remains committed to Barwon Health North. Mr Ramsay said providing this new health service for...
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Launch of Lifeboat Geelong

8 May 2015 Dear Editor Launch of Lifeboat Geelong I would like to acknowledge Fr Kevin Dillon of St Mary’s Catholic parish in Geelong and the inspiring work he is doing for families in the Geelong region affected by sexual abuse by the clergy. Recently, I was honoured to be...
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Warrnambool-Geelong rail line misses out on extra services

Friday, 8 May 2015 Warrnambool-Geelong rail line misses out on extra services Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay in Parliament this week raised concerns about another Andrews Government’s failure in the State Budget in funding any increase in frequency of the Warrnambool to...
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Murray Basin Rail Project has bipartisan support to include Maryborough to Ararat line

Thursday, 7 May 2015 Murray Basin Rail Project has bipartisan support to include Maryborough to Ararat line The Murray Basin Rail Project has bipartisan support to include refurbishment of several spur lines including the Maryborough to Ararat line. Simon Ramsay, Member for...
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