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Visa Cancellation of Liberal and Labor Donor Demands Repayment

Media Release - The Tasmanian Liberals’ unethical decision to accept at least $30 000 from the Yuhu Group of companies, despite a warning from ASIO, has come back to bite them, with Yuhu’s founder refused re-entry to Australia because of his ties to...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Feb 2019

Labor Motion - Want of Confidence in the Premier

Parliamentary Activity - That this House -(1) Has no confidence in the Premier, Will Hodgman, for the following reasons -(a) The Premier has failed to demand the highest standards of conduct from his members.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 29 Nov 2018

Adjournment - Foreign Influence

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor speaks during the adjournment on foreign influence and rebuts some of the arguments presented by Labor MP, Dr Broad.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Sep 2018

Foreign Influence in Local Government Elections

Parliamentary Activity - Dr WOODRUFF (Franklin) - Mr Deputy Speaker, the Greens have been trying to raise this issue and elevate it above the slanging match that has been coming from Government members in an absolutely outrageous, cowardly, naïve and incredibly...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 27 Sep 2018

Foreign Influence in Local Government Elections

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) - Mr Deputy Speaker, I move -That the debate on the Justice and Related Legislation (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2018 be adjourned until tomorrow.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Sep 2018

Greens Private Members Time - Memoranda of Understanding Tasmanian and Chinese Governments Motion

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor moves a motion calling on the Premier to table all Memorandum of Understanding between the Chinese Government, or Chinese Government controlled entities, and the state of Tasmania or Tasmanian state entities.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 19 Sep 2018

No Confidence in Premier Hodgman over Pokies Corruption

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) - Madam Speaker, it gives me no pleasure as the Greens Leader to stand here and bring on a motion of no confidence in the Premier of Tasmania. We made this commitment to the people of Tasmania...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 2 May 2018

Tasmanian Liberals Rake in Donations, Declare Less than a Quarter

Media Release - The latest Australian Electoral Commission disclosure returns reveal the State Liberals pocketed $2.39 million in political donations in 2016-17, but only declared the sources for $498 000.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Feb 2018

Foreign Ownership and Influence

Media Release - Almost 25% of our state’s agricultural land is under a level of foreign ownership, and foreign donors are making large donations to the Liberals.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 30 Jan 2018

Pembroke Electorate - Liberal Party Campaign

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to PREMIER, Mr HODGMAN

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Nov 2017

Political Party Donations - ASIO Advice

Parliamentary Activity - Why did the Tasmanian Liberal Party, which you lead, accept $30 000 from foreign donors after ASIO's warning to your federal counterparts?  Do you support the state Liberals' decision to accept this money despite ASIO's warning and...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 31 Oct 2017

Liberals Refuse to Back Donations Reform

Media Release - In a week where the Premier has failed to be transparent about a $30 000 donation from a Chinese owned company which ASIO warned about in 2015, it is no surprise the Liberals support the status quo, where voters don't know until 12-18...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Nov 2017

Premier Can't Keep Pointing the Finger at McQuestin

Media Release - Whether it’s on shady donations from foreign owned companies or the Federal Group, or dirty tricks in Pembroke, the Premier simply refuses to take responsibility for the conduct and decisions of the political party he leads.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Nov 2017

Premier Must Explain Why Liberals are Taking Chinese Money

Media Release - The Premier must explain what influence has been bought by Chinese Communist Party linked businesses which donated to the Tasmanian Liberals last year.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 2 Oct 2017