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Ideology in the Way of Preventative Health

Minister Ferguson has put his personal ideology in the way of preventive health measures in this year's Budget.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  6 Jun 2016

No Commitment from Health Minister to Tasmanian Sex Workers

Minister Ferguson has cut funding to the Tasmanian Sex Worker Project, a frontline preventive health investment that has been running for a decade.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  25 May 2016

Ferguson Leaves Sex Workers Without Health and Safety Support

The only targeted sex worker education program in Tasmania will close on the 30 June 2016, as a result of the decision of the Minister for Health.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  25 May 2016

Ferguson Hiding on Scarlet Alliance Funding

The Minister for Health, Michael Ferguson, today claimed it was a Departmental decision to cut funding to Scarlet Alliance, and denied he had anything to do with it or there was any ideology involved.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  25 May 2016

Cut to Scarlet Alliance a National Shame

The Health Minister's decision to cut government funding to the Tasmanian Sex Worker Project is at odds with preventive health policy.  

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  19 May 2016