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Political Appointments

Corruption, Handing over Envelope

Conflicts of Interest

Public faith in the institutions of government, of parliament, of ministerial decisions and of departmental officers must be upheld.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  20 Nov 2018

Corruption, Handing over Envelope

Transparency on Education Secretary's Appointment Crucial

The government needs to be completely open about the appointment of the new Secretary of the Department of Education.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  23 Dec 2015

Richmond Bridge, Tasmania

Barnett Appointment Purely Political

Heritage Minister Matthew Groom was unable to point to any experience the new Chair of the Maria Island Working Group has in natural or cultural management.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  2 Dec 2015

Law Books

Premier in Knots

The fact that the former head of the Attorney-General’s Office has not been seconded raises the question of whether the government has acted lawfully.

Nick Mckim  |  Media Release  |  24 Mar 2015