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No Case for Taxpayers to Bail Out Tourism Businesses

Media Release - The Tourism Industry Council wants taxpayers to compensate private tourism businesses hit by the downturn as a result of the coronavirus.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 17 Feb 2020

Big Business over the Majority of Tasmanians

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor questions the Premier over his repeated prioritisation of big business over Tasmanians.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 28 Nov 2019

Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Amendment Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor delivers a second reading speech for the Workplaces (Protection from Protesters) Amendment Bill 2019, which seeks to make broad offences relating to impeding business activities.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Nov 2019

Labor Matter of Public Importance - Integrity

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Clark - Leader of the Greens) - Thanks, Mr Deputy Speaker; the Premier was talking at the time.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 17 Oct 2018

Address in Reply

Parliamentary Activity - Dr WOODRUFF - Madam Speaker, the 2018 Tasmanian election was watched around Australia and has become known for all the wrong reasons. It was an incredibly bruising election. It was bruising for democracy in Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 22 May 2018

Greens Stand Up to Liberal Threat to Democracy

Media Release - This election is being bought, via millions of dollars flowing into the Liberal party from the gambling industry.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Feb 2018

Premier Afraid to Debate Greens on His Government's Record

Media Release - Premier Will Hodgman has again displayed his fear of being taken on by the Greens in a public forum, refusing to participate in the Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TCCI) debate because the Greens had been invited.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 14 Jan 2018

Liberals' Pokies Policy the Worst Case Scenario for Community

Media Release - The Liberals have demonstrated just how deep in industry's pocket, and out of touch with the community, they are when it comes to the poker machines in the State. Their policy will entrench the harm caused, and ignite a competitive...

Andrea Dawkins - 9 Jan 2018

2017 State of the State Address in Reply

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) - I note that, on this International Women's Day, the Minister for Health and the Treasurer have risen to leave the Chamber as the only female leader in the House gets to her feet to respond to...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 8 Mar 2017

Light Rail Corridor Plans Welcome and Long Overdue

Media Release - The Greens welcome the release of the blueprint for the Glenorchy to Hobart Public Transport Corridor project.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 10 Feb 2017

Gutwein Hides From Public On Planning

Media Release - Twenty community and environment groups are organising a public meeting on Tuesday in Hobart Town Hall, because of their significant concerns about changes to planning in the State.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 6 Nov 2016


Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for HUMAN SERVICES, Mrs PETRUSMA   Did you feel ripped off when the Treasurer handed down his second Budget last week?

Cassy O'Connor MP - 2 Jun 2015

Greens Budget Alternative for those the Liberals forgot

Media Release - Nick McKim MP | Greens Treasury spokespersonCassy O'Connor MP | Greens Health and Human Services spokesperson  

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Jun 2015

Budget Rhetoric Not Matched by Reality

Media Release - Nick McKim MP | Greens Treasury spokesperson

- 29 May 2015

Queensland Election Lessons

Media Release - Premier Will Hodgman must heed the serious lessons to be learned from the Queensland state election, which saw a first term Liberal majority government unceremoniously booted from office.

- 3 Feb 2015

Beware Liberals' Planning Amendment

Media Release - A first shot has been fired across the bow at Tasmanians who want to have a say in planning reform and decisions that affect their lives with the tabling today of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Amendment Bill 2014.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 28 Oct 2014