SEQ jobs go in outsourcing of road maintenance

Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast road workers will be among the next victims of the Newman Government’s mass cull of the public service. Roadtek crews who repair and maintain the region’s state road network will join the unemployment queue before the end of the...

Asset Sales Go Ahead Regardless

Shadow Treasurer Curtis Pitt says the Newman Government has confirmed it has hired two investment banks to make preparations for the sale of electricity and water assets without the approval of voters. “The LNP is on track to undertake the biggest asset sale and...

Newman Government starts water and power asset sales

Shadow Treasurer Curtis Pitt says the revelation the Newman Government has engaged investment banks to begin the sale process for some of Queensland’s most valuable state-owned assets proves it can’t be trusted. “The Newman Government always maintained it would not...