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4 days 14 hours ago

Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens' Leader 

The Australia Institute (Tasmania) paper, ‘Gambling on the Future’ applies an honest, data based lens to the social and economic impact of poker machines in Tasmania and finds that the costs far outweigh the benefits.

4 days 14 hours ago

Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens' Leader and Member for Denison 

Draft legislation to oil the wheels for a private cable car development on kunanyi/Mt Wellington is the worst piece of enabling legislation to hit the Tasmanian Parliament since Paul Lennon and John Gay's Pulp Mill Assessment Act 2007.

2 weeks 11 hours ago

Andrea Dawkins MP | Greens' Environment spokesperson

South Australia’s celebration of 40 years of cash for containers, and commitment to recycling and the environment puts Tasmania to shame again. 

2 weeks 11 hours ago

Andrea Dawkins MP | Greens' Education spokesperson

The investigation into TasTAFE has highlighted the need for there to be a crime of misconduct in public office on the Tasmanian statutes. This was one of the key recommendations of former Chief Commissioner of the Integrity Commission, Murray Kellam QC.

2 weeks 11 hours ago

Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens' Marine Environment spokesperson 

The EPA’s revelation today that there’s been no independent testing of Tassal’s “nappy” waste collection system on their Macquarie Harbour pens, other than a single visual inspection, is a disgrace.

3 weeks 3 days ago

Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens' Leader 

As Greens Leader, I am today delighted to launch Tarkine defender, Burnie local and community volunteer, Scott Jordan, as the Tasmanian Greens' lead candidate for Braddon.

We are really happy and proud to have Scott represent us in Braddon.

3 weeks 4 days ago

Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens' Marine Environment spokesperson

The Liberals’ refusal to properly regulate the salmon farming industry, and their approval of Tassal’s East Coast expansion at Okehampton Bay, is directly threatening the Tasmanian Brand. 

4 weeks 1 day ago

Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens' Leader and Forests spokesperson

356 000 hectares of the most beautiful, carbon rich forests on the planet have won a temporary reprieve from the Liberals' destructive, divisive logging plan.

A majority of MLCs saw straight through a nasty, highly political piece of legislation to reignite forest conflict, and rejected it.

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