Newman sits on his hands while more mining jobs go

Shadow Treasurer Curtis Pitt said despite the usual rhetoric from Campbell Newman and the LNP, mining jobs continue to be shed in Queensland while unemployment skyrockets. “News that more jobs are being cut from Queensland’s mining industry, this time by Glencore,...

LNP breaks another promise on power bills

Shadow Treasurer Curtis Pitt says new laws to deregulate electricity prices in South East Queensland are another broken promise from the Newman Government on power bills. “Deregulation of the SEQ electricity market will lead to higher prices and is another step...

Newman’s hypocrisy on cost of living

Shadow Treasurer Curtis Pitt says Premier Campbell Newman deserves 10 out of 10 for hypocrisy for supporting Tony Abbott’s broken promises and then complaining about them. “Campbell Newman campaigned for Tony Abbott even though he knew an Abbott Government would...

International Women’s Day Award for Fran Lindsay

Member for Mulgrave Curtis Pitt recently acknowledged the inspirational work of Edmonton woman Fran Lindsay as part of International Women’s Day celebrations. Each member of the Queensland Parliament nominated an inspirational and generous woman as part of an awards...