Parliamentary Resourcing

Which ‘law’ Mr Hodgman? 

Greens Leader Nick McKim MP has challenged Premier elect Will Hodgman to identify which “law” he is referring to that prescribes resourcing and parliamentary rights.
 
The challenge comes after Mr Hodgman was reported as saying that the Greens would “...get what they’re entitled to under the law.”
 

Statement from Tim Morris MP

Greens acknowledge Lyons result

The Tasmanian Greens today acknowledged that they had lost the Lyons seat that they had held since taking the seat from the Liberals in 2002.
 
Former Greens Member for Lyons, Tim Morris, said that he was very disappointed that he had not been able to hold the seat for the Greens.
 

Edwards walks from TFA

Sad day for Tasmania if TFA is gone 

It appears that Terry Edwards of the Forestry Industry Association of Tasmania has gone against his signed commitment and walked away from the forestry peace deal.
 
“This is a sad day for Tasmania, and if there is now a return to the old conflicts of the past it will be the responsibility of the Liberals and the timber industry and them alone” said Greens Leader Nick McKim.
 

Liberals' Forestry Shambles

Will Hodgman fails first leadership test 

Will Hodgman has failed the first test of his leadership by refusing to meet with ENGOs to discuss his nonexistent forest policy.
 
“Will Hodgman committed before the election to consulting environment groups over his plans for forestry, but it’s since become clear that he’s been rolled by Peter Gutwein,” Greens Leader Nick McKim said today.