The Greens candidate for Cowper, Dominic King, is urging his fellow candidates to place the need for justice for indigenous people’s higher on their election agendas.
Meeting with members of the local indigenous community in Lismore today, Greens candidate for Page Jeff Johnson reiterated the Greens’ opposition to the Northern Territory Intervention and called for an evidence-based community development approach to Indigenous affairs which respects human rights and empowers Aboriginal people.
Launching the Greens Sustainable Transport Plan for Sydney, NSW Federal Senate candidate Lee Rhiannon today called on the Minister for Infrastructure Anthony Albanese to take a greater role in delivering transport planning for Sydney.
Local Greens candidate, Dominic King has applauded his party’s move to introduce national mandatory water efficiency standards for residential and commercial buildings.
“This is the value of a strong Greens presence in the Senate,” Said Mr King.
It's time for a new deal for the national TAFE system, according to the Greens candidate for Page, Jeff Johnson.
Mr Johnson is due to speak at a forum, hosted by the NSW Teachers Federation, at the Lismore Workers Club this evening from 5;30pm.