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Ellis appointed to Tasmanian Industrial Commission

Yesterday, the Governor accepted the Government’s recommendation and appointed Neroli Ellis as Commissioner and Deputy President of the Tasmanian Industrial Commission.

Jobs survey

Six months from an election, comments from the Labor-friendly unions and Green-leaning Australia Institute need to be taken with more than a grain of salt.

Tasman and Sorell Councils to investigate amalgamation

The Hodgman Government has supported a number of councils to model the benefits and impacts of voluntary amalgamation and/or resource sharing.

Labor must come clean on gaming

Labor Leader Rebecca White must come clean on Labor’s position on gaming.

Already taking action on the cost of living

Labor has no credibility on the cost of living- last time they were in Government, electricity prices rose 65 per cent.

Record-breaking jobs figures for Tasmania

Over the past 12 months, Tasmania has had the fastest jobs growth in the country, with a massive four per cent increase in the number of people employed.

Time for White to front up on pokies

Provided the opportunity to explain Labor’s gaming policy in Parliament today, Opposition Leader Rebecca White could manage only a paltry 6 minutes 18 seconds.

TasWater takeover Bill passes Lower House

I am pleased that the Hodgman Government’s legislation to takeover TasWater has cleared its first hurdle.

Willie or won’t he say what Labor’s policy on pokies is?

Elwick MLC, Josh Willie, needs to state once and for all what Labor’s policy on pokies is.

Labor's water and sewerage mess

Labor’s position on water and sewerage, as outlined yesterday, would mean upgrades to water and sewerage infrastructure would be slower and water and sewerage bills for all Tasmanians would be higher.

White needs to come out of hiding and explain Labor’s position on pokies

Labor leader Rebecca White needs to come out of hiding and explain Labor’s position on pokies.

Failing water and sewerage infrastructure hurting Tasmanian families

Tasmania’s failing water and sewerage infrastructure is hurting Tasmanian families.

Water and sewerage legislation to lock in cheaper prices, better infrastructure

Today the Hodgman Liberal Government is releasing the draft legislation it will present to Parliament in order to take over TasWater.

Tasmania cements 4th place on CommSec’s State of the States report following strong employment and population growth

Tasmania has cemented itself into 4th spot nationally in CommSec’s latest State of the States report.

Labor in hiding on cable car, White’s small target strategy revealed

Days after releasing draft legislation on the Mt Wellington cable car, Labor has gone into hiding and is refusing to comment.

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Green's "joyous" claims an insult to thousands of sacked workers and regional communities

Bryan Green should apologise for his comment

Let the people decide on forestry deal

The Federal election gives the chance for the people to decide on the disastrous forestry deal

Labor MPs ditch the Greens, why won't Lara?

Labor's Federal Lyons MP - Dick Adams - "the Greens are bad for jobs, bad for investment and bad for Tasmania"