Put places-without-cases on COVID road-map

Today I encouraged the Premier to put places-without-cases on the COVID road-map he's releasing on September 19.

Resourcing regional paramedic demand

I've again questioned the state government about its commitment to improving ambulance staffing and response times in Northern Victoria

Remembering 9/11

September 11 still ignites incredible sadness as each anniversary of the 2001 terror attacks in America passes

Improving Midland Link road safety

I've questioned when the government will complete Benalla-to-Mansfield road safety works

Teacher trauma training could transform learning

Recognising and addressing the learning needs of children impacted by trauma can be transformational for students and teachers

Maintaining parole conditions interstate

Alicia Little's family wants driver who caused her death kept off the road wherever he lives

Expand roadside drug-test training

Expanded roadside drug-driver testing could prevent 46 fatal crashes and 134 serious injury crashes every year

Youth justice violence demands review

I've asked the Workplace Safety Minister if it's time for a formal review of youth justice centre violence and assault

Outbreak response shows Shepparton's resolve

The Shepparton community again demonstrated gold standard care for residents during the city's recent outbreak

Strathbogie sees rail precinct prospect

Strathbogie council seeks Victorian government support for planning, funding and timing Euroa railway precinct redevelopment

Butting out Victoria's illegal tobacco trade

I've recommended improvements to state regulations aimed at stopping Victoria's illicit and criminal tobacco trade

Justice Party MPs oppose Parliament shutdown

Derryn Hinch’s Justice Party parliamentarians today opposed the Victorian government’s shutdown of the Legislative Council

Operations costs fuel fire levy blow-out

The government must cut the massive running costs of Fire Services Victoria to reel in fire property levy blow-outs

Activating Lake Eildon's economy

After a $150,000 contribution to planning costs, I asked the Regional Development Minister about steps to activate Lake Eildon's economy

Passport cancellation disrupts paedophile traffic

Derryn Hinch’s Justice Party is protecting the lives of innocent children as passports are cancelled

Ambulance ramping threatens healthcare

I do not expect to be happily surprised by the latest ambulance response time data

Court backlogs delay justice

I asked the Attorney General about the impact of court backlogs and the cost to justice

Alpine business needs insurance certainty

Since the 2020 bushfires, alpine business fire insurance has become unaffordable

Time for border common sense

I've again asked the government to engage with border and rural communities and recognise places-without-cases

Let's look local in Homelessness Week

I've asked the Treasurer if he will confirm funding for local initiatives to keep young people from homelessness in the 2022 budget