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Andrews Government must support Avalon Airport

Thursday, 19 March 2015 Andrews Government must support Avalon Airport Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay sought assurances in Parliament this week from the Minister for Industry, Ms Lily D’Ambrosio that the Andrews Government would continue to support Avalon Airport. Mr...
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Andrews Government ignores recommendations in Ice Report

Wednesday, 18 March 2015 Andrews Government ignores recommendations in Ice Report Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay MP in Parliament this week has called on Premier Daniel Andrews to readdress his Government’s response to the Joint Parliamentary Committee Report on the...
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Victoria honours Sister Mary Glowrey

18 March 2015 Dear Editor Victoria honours Sister Mary Glowrey I would like to acknowledge a very special lady from my home town of Birregurra. Mary Glowrey, Sister of the Sacred Heart, is among 22 women inducted onto the Victorian Honour Roll of Women this month. Established in...
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Cost of more public holidays will hurt small business

6 March 2015 Dear Editor Cost of more public holidays will hurt small business Numerous small business operators have contacted me about the cost of the two new public holidays promised by the Andrews Government during the election campaign and now being reinforced as a policy...
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Ramsay calls on Andrews Government to fix unfair local government rates on farming community

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 Ramsay calls on Andrews Government to fix unfair local government rates on farming community Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay is calling on the Andrews Government to set up a Parliamentary inquiry into rating inequities to highlight the high cost...
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Cuts to local government

5 March 2015   Dear Editor Cuts to local government A savage cut by the Andrews Government means that from 30 June this year 20 local councils across Western Victoria will no longer receive $1 million per year from the former Coalition Government’s $160 million Country Roads...
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Victoria’s rural addressing system needs fixing

Friday, 27 February 2015 Victoria’s rural addressing system needs fixing In Parliament this week, Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay called on Minister for Local Government Natalie Hutchins, to undertake an investigation into failures of Victoria’s rural addressing syste...
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West Gate distributor will not solve congestion for Geelong commuters

Friday, 27 February 2015 West Gate distributor will not solve congestion for Geelong commuters Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay in Parliament this week called on the Andrews Government to rethink its costly West Gate distributor project and build a second river crossing...
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Murray Basin Rail Project

26 February 2015 Dear Editor Murray Basin Rail Project I would like to inform your readers about the Andrews Government’s recent announcement in relation to funding of the Murray Basin Rail Project. The Victorian Coalition Government announced up to $220 million for the Murray...
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Labor needs to commit to the complete Murray Basin Rail project

Thursday, 26 February 2015 Labor needs to commit to the complete Murray Basin Rail project Member for Western Victoria and Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Rural and Regional Transport Simon Ramsay today called on the Andrews Government to commit to the complete Murray Basin...
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