Weak As Dish Water

Weak As Dish Water

18 November 2018

Victoria Minister For Police Lisa Neville Is Out Of Her Depth In Portfolio Victor P Taffa Law and Order is the issue on which people expects a Government to perform. People deserve and want to feel safe on the streets. Law and Order is the Andrews Government weak spot. Minister for Police Lisa Neville is […]

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Gunner Govt Releases Electoral Reform Discussion Paper

Gunner Govt Releases Electoral Reform Discussion Paper

25 August 2018

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Electoral Reform Discussion Paper Released Victor P Taffa Chief Minister Michael Gunner has today released the Northern Territory Government’s Discussion on Electoral Reform. “We promised to restore trust in government and that’s exactly what we are doing.” Chief Minister Michael Gunner said. “Territorians are entitled to have confidence that […]

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Jim McDowell Appointed As Chief Executive To Department Of Premier And Cabinet

Jim McDowell Appointed As Chief Executive To Department Of Premier And Cabinet

28 July 2018

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall New Chief Executive For The Department Of Premier And Cabinet Victor P Taffa Premier Steven Marshall has announced that Mr. Jim McDowell has been appointed as the Chief Executive of the Department of Premier and Cabinet. Mr. McDowell is an incredibly talented leader with decades of international business experience in […]

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Sharyn O’Neill Appointed As New Public Sector Commissioner

Sharyn O’Neill Appointed As New Public Sector Commissioner

25 July 2018

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan New Public Sector Commissioner Announced Victor P Taffa Sharyn O’Neill appointed as the new Public Sector Commissioner First female Public Sector Commissioner to be appointed in Western Australia New Commissioner to commence role in the statutory office on Monday July 30, 2018 Premier Mark McGowan has welcomed the appointment of […]

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Premier Reflects On Career Of Troy Grant

Premier Reflects On Career Of Troy Grant

12 July 2018

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro Statement On Troy Grant Victor P Taffa Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Deputy Premier John Barilaro have thanked Minister for Police and Minister for Emergency Services, and Member for Dubbo, Troy Grant for his service to the people of New South Wales, following […]

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Troy Grant Departs Parliament At 2019 State Election

Troy Grant Departs Parliament At 2019 State Election

12 July 2018

New South Wales Minister for Police Troy Grant Departing Parliament At 2019 State Election Victor P Taffa After almost 30 years in combined Public Service, New South Wales Police officer and Parliamentarian, I have made the decision not to contest the 2019 state election for the seat of Dubbo. After careful consideration, I cannot commit […]

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Andrews Govt Introduces Local Government Act 2018

Andrews Govt Introduces Local Government Act 2018

25 May 2018

Victoria Minister for Local Government Marlene Kairouz New Local Government Act To Improve Victoria’s Councils Victor P Taffa Andrews Government will modernise Victoria’s local councils with new laws to lift standards of governance and make councillors more accountable to the ratepayers they represent. Minister for Local Government Marlene Kairouz today introduced the Local Government Bill […]

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Review Into Electoral Act To Commence Following State Election 2018

Review Into Electoral Act To Commence Following State Election 2018

03 May 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Electoral Act Review Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government will conduct a review into Tasmania’s Electoral Act and associated election laws. This is a responsible action following any State Election and will ensure our democratic processes are contemporary and in-line with changing community expectations, Premier Will Hodgman said. Department of Justice together […]

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Premier Pays Tribute To Vanessa Goodwin

Premier Pays Tribute To Vanessa Goodwin

10 March 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Dr. Vanessa Goodwin – State Funeral Arrangements Victor P Taffa Dr. Vanessa Goodwin died aged 48 years on the day of the Tasmania State Election 3 March 2018. A State Funeral was held for former Attorney–General Dr. Vanessa Goodwin on Friday 9 March at St. David’s Cathedral, Hobart. Dr. Goodwin was […]

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Ban On Political Donations From Property Developers To Become Law

Ban On Political Donations From Property Developers To Become Law

06 March 2018

Queensland Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe Developer Donation Ban Sought Under Local Government Transparency Reforms Victor P Taffa Increased transparency, integrity and accountability measures for Local Government, including a ban on political donations from property developers, will become a reality in Queensland under reforms introduced in State Parliament today. Local Government Minister Stirling Hinchliffe […]

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Mayor Of Fraser Coast Regional Council Sacked By Minister

Mayor Of Fraser Coast Regional Council Sacked By Minister

16 February 2018

Queensland Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe Statement From Local Government Minister Stirling Hinchliffe Victor P Taffa This week I exercised my power under the Local Government Act to recommend Governor-in-Council dismisses Councillor Chris Loft as Mayor of Fraser Coast Regional Council. Dismissal of Councillor Loft is effective from 10 am today, Friday 16 February. […]

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Premier’s Tribute To Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen

Premier’s Tribute To Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen

04 January 2018

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Commonwealth State Funeral For Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen Victor P Taffa Today, as a community and as a State, we join family and friends to mourn Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen, a daughter, a sister, a wife, a mother, a grandmother, and a great grandmother. Today, as a community and as a State, we […]

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Cabinet Agenda Records Released From 1987

Cabinet Agenda Records Released From 1987

01 January 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss 30 Year Cabinet Agenda Records Released From 1987 Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss today released the 1987 Cabinet records.  Meteorites Legislation, Kakadu World Heritage Listing And Statehood Were All On The Cabinet Agenda from 1987 as released today under the 30 […]

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Notice Of Intention Issued To Blue Mountains City Council

Notice Of Intention Issued To Blue Mountains City Council

24 December 2017

New South Wales Minister for Local Government Gabrielle Upton More Scrutiny For Blue Mountains City Council Victor P Taffa Minister for Local Government Gabrielle Upton has issued Blue Mountains City Council with a notice of intention to issue a Performance Improvement Order. “I remain seriously concerned that the safety of its community and work force […]

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Sir Joh And His 7 Wins On The Trot

Sir Joh And His 7 Wins On The Trot

20 December 2017

Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen Decimates Labor And Liberal Along The Way Victor P Taffa Queensland National Party Premier Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen governed for 19 years and 115 days. Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen governed Queensland from 8 Aug. 1968-1 Dec.1987 and is Queensland’s longest serving continuous Premier. Queensland’s longest serving continuous Premier Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen took the National […]

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Queensland Loses Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen Aged 97 Years

Queensland Loses Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen Aged 97 Years

20 December 2017

Lady Florence Isabel Gilmour Bjelke-Petersen Victor P Taffa Bedrock of Queensland’s longest serving Premier Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen, Lady Flo Bjelke-Petersen has died. Lady Flo Bjelke-Petersen was married to Queensland’s longest serving continuous Premier and had such a high enough popular following that she was also elected as a Senator for Queensland in the Federal Parliament. […]

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Andrews Govt Appoints Administrators To Central Goldfields Shire Council

Andrews Govt Appoints Administrators To Central Goldfields Shire Council

13 December 2017

Victoria Minister for Local Government Marlene Kairouz Administrators To Oversee Central Goldfields Shire Council Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has appointed 3 long-term administrators to restore good governance and operations at Central Goldfields Shire Council. Minister for Local Government Marlene Kairouz announced the appointments today to address a wide range of failures within council. “This […]

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Premier Announces New Cabinet Lineup Following 2017 State Election Triumph

Premier Announces New Cabinet Lineup Following 2017 State Election Triumph

12 December 2017

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk New Cabinet Will Continue To Deliver For Queensland Victor P Taffa Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has vowed her new Ministry will deliver for Queensland as a strong, stable majority Labor Government prioritised to jobs, health and education. Premier Palaszczuk said the 18-Member Cabinet and 5 Assistant Ministers were the right mix of […]

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Palaszczuk Govt Reshuffle To Be Announced This Week

Palaszczuk Govt Reshuffle To Be Announced This Week

10 December 2017

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Premier Announces Cabinet Economic Team To Drive Job Growth Across Queensland Victor P Taffa Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will lead a 4-member economic team of senior Ministers in State Cabinet to drive job growth across Queensland. Premier will add Trade to her own responsibilities and will chair the Cabinet Budget Review Committee, […]

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Queensland State Election Results 1969-2017

Queensland State Election Results 1969-2017

09 December 2017

Liberal National Party Merger Has Proved To Be A Failure Victor P Taffa In 23 of the last 28 years the Liberal Party and National Party have sat on the Opposition Benches and it is time to have a strong and separate Liberal Party and National Party in Queensland again. Notwithstanding the 1983 State Election […]

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