The Palaszczuk Labor Government’s new taxes and cuts to the First Home Owners’ Grant are crushing the Queensland dream of owning a home, LNP Deputy Leader Tim Mander has warned. “The latest ABS figures released today show Queensland’s housing commitments fell 0.4 per cent in just one month, a far
The Smithfield Bypass is just another broken election promise from the Palaszczuk Labor Government, with residents set for more frustrating delays and increased traffic congestion. Labor made an election commitment that the Smithfield Bypass would extend to the Yorkeys Knob turn-off but now they’ve effectively halved the project and aren’t
LNP Leader Deb Frecklington is calling on Prime Minister Scott Morrison to give struggling Queenslanders a break by slashing their energy bills. Ms Frecklington has written to the Prime Minister requesting he provides the compensation needed for Queensland to write-down the value of its electricity grid by $7 billion. The
The future of more than nine major Queensland Government construction contracts is in doubt following the collapse of the JM Kelly construction group, the LNP revealed today. Four of the building projects were still underway when the Rockhampton company went into receivership, and a further five completed projects remain inside
The state Liberal National Party is calling for a Parliamentary Inquiry following the devastating bushfires across Queensland. LNP Leader Deb Frecklington said communities rocked by bushfires deserved answers and a Parliamentary Inquiry was the appropriate forum. “Concerns have been raised about land management practices to manage fuel loads, how our
Soft sentences for child killers will continue to be handed out under the Palaszczuk Labor Government, LNP Leader Deb Frecklington has warned. Ms Frecklington said while the LNP had vowed to introduce Australia’s toughest punishments for child killers, Labor’s proposed new laws were soft and fail to address the issue.