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1 week 6 days ago

Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens’ Leader

While the Hodgman Liberals continue to drag their heels, Tasmania church leaders have joined forces to call for the State to join the National Child Abuse Redress Scheme.

2 weeks 16 hours ago

Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens’ Leader

It has been revealed that Tasmanian public hospitals will still perform surgical terminations with a referral from a General Practitioner.

Dr Bastian Seidel, President of the RACGP, stated clearly on ABC radio that some GPs are still successfully referring women to the Royal Hobart Hospital to access terminations.

2 weeks 16 hours ago

Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens’ Leader and Housing spokesperson

Hobart rents are now rivalling Melbourne’s, in figures released today by Domain.

New statistics are being released regularly.  They describe a tightening rental market that’s pricing Tasmanians out.

2 weeks 2 days ago

Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens’ Police spokesperson

The report released today by Gun Control Australia shows firearms thefts have doubled over the last decade. Even more concerning, Tasmania showed a far higher number of guns stolen per capita than any other Australian state.

4 weeks 18 hours ago

Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens’ Leader

Senator Janet Rice | Australian Greens’ Forests spokesperson

A damning analysis of the Regional Forest Agreement in today’s The Guardian newspaper is an indictment on both State and Federal Governments.

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