Queensland politicians will this week be exposed to some heart-wrenching stories about end of life experiences. The cashed-up Clem Jones trust wants them to allow doctors to kill their patients. Here is my media release in response.Read more
Two former LNP parliamentarians have today intervened in the energy policy debate, criticising the Government and raising the stakes. This is serious stuff. Here's my response.Read more
It's eight days since the LNP declared its policy was for a "future beyond coal". The continued confusing messages and big talk and no action from well-intentioned Coalition politicians has prompted me to release this statement. We simply have to get common sense back into the energy debate.Read more
It's day seven since the LNP declared it was looking for a "future beyond coal". Meanwhile, tensions over coal within the Coalition in Canberra are rising. The Conservative Party is keeping up the pressure because abandoning coal means higher electricity prices, unreliable electricity and Queensland jobs moving off shore. Here's our latest media release.Read more
It’s day six of the great coal rift in the Queensland Liberal National Party.Read more
Here is an email exchange between me and an active LNP member. I've been given permission to re-publish this email in the interests of exposing the deep frustration at grassroots level.Read more
After another day of mixed messages from the Coalition on coal, I issued this media release this morning.Read more
A rift has opened in the Liberal National Party on energy.
How it is resolved will determine whether or not electricity prices in Queensland continue to rise.
The stakes are high.Read more
Queensland’s “future beyond coal” was at least four hundred years away unless a nuclear industry is developed in Australia.Read more
Darren Chester’s address to the National Press Club yesterday confirms the party’s ongoing drift towards radical green left social policy.Read more