News

Does Peter Gutwein Believe Eric or the Experts?

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 January 2020
Senator Eric Abetz’s attempts to blame the Greens for this season’s bushfires is unsurprising given he has made a career out of deceitful, green-bashing politics.

Time To Really Listen to Aboriginal Land Managers

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 January 2020
In an age of climate and biodiversity emergency, as fires still burn here and on the mainland, it’s critical we draw on Aboriginal knowledge of burning practices to better manage bushfire risk. 

Rosny Hill Development Approval

Cassy O'Connor MP - 23 January 2020
The approval of plans to privatise the Rosny Hill Recreation Area is a slap in the face to the local community.

Gutwein Must Rethink Pokies in his 'Compassionate' Tasmania

Cassy O'Connor MP - 22 January 2020
In his first statement as Premier, Mr Gutwein said he wanted a more compassionate Tasmania, where no one gets left behind. If this is what the new Premier really wants, he needs an immediate rethink on pokies.

Election of Premier Gutwein

Cassy O'Connor MP - 20 January 2020
The change of Liberal leadership - and consequently Premier - is an opportunity for the party to clean the decks and walk away from dangerous, divisive policy to genuinely be a government for all Tasmanians.

Parliamentary Activity

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Tasmanian Water and Sewerage Corporation Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Tasmanian Railways Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Metro Tasmania Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 December 2019
Full transcript of the Motor Accidents Insurance Board hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.