Cairns Campaigning

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Just a few things
 
I have attended the FNQ-Greens launch in City Place, Cairns with Senator Larissa Waters which was a great success.
 
I have participated in a forum held by the Together Union (formerly Public Service Union) attended by Labor, KAP and myself.
 

Greens candidates and policies best for workers

Queensland Greens lead candidate Adam Stone has told the biggest industrial relations debate of the election campaign that the Greens are now clearly the party which best defends and promotes the rights of workers and unions.

What are the major parties hiding when it comes to uranium mining?

Media Release: Greens nuclear issues spokesperson Senator Scott Ludlam. Thursday, March 15th 2012

The LNP and Labor need to make their position on uranium mining in Queensland clear, the Australian Greens said today.

LNP attacking farmers and rural Queenslanders cost of living

“The latest election promise from the LNP is an outright attack on the rural residents of Queensland” said Mr Newson , The Greens Candidate for Nanango.    “Every farmer has either a ute, truck or motorbike, if not all of them to help with rural life and farm work”  

Greens top poll in WWF assessment of Coastal and Reef policies

The Queensland Greens have welcomed the assessment by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) that they have by far the strongest election commitments for protecting Queensland's coasts and marine environment, and the hundreds of thousands of jobs that depend on it.

Greens tell Industrial Relations forum: Our policies are best for workers

Queensland Greens lead candidate Adam Stone has told the biggest industrial relations debate of the election campaign that the Greens are now clearly the party which best defends and promotes the rights of workers and unions.

Capalaba - a few places you'll catch me this week

1. Riding with the group from Capalaba to the Brisbane CBD for ride to work day tomorrow (14 March 2012). Group leaves the car park of Park Bikes at Capalaba Park Shopping Centre at 6:00am.
 
2. Attending the "Capalaba election 2012 education forum" hosted by the QTU on Thursday, 15 March 2012. 

Sunnybank Campaigning Week 4

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Sunnybank Electorate Week 4

 

Qld Reef Pilots agree with Greens assessment of threats

The Queensland Greens have welcomed news of the Australian Reef Pilots - planned submission to state and federal governments on the problems posed by increased coal shipping through the Great Barrier Reef.

A year on from Fukushima, only Greens offer certainty on uranium in Qld

Only the Greens offer Queensland an entirely consistent position on uranium mining and the nuclear industry.

‘The ALP says that they will retain Queensland’s uranium mining ban, but they permit exploration and federally they are looking to expand markets for Australian uranium,’ said Queensland Greens lead candidate and candidate for Mt Coot-tha, Adam Stone.