LNP takes final step towards electricity asset sales

Shadow Treasurer Curtis Pitt said Campbell Newman was set to break his promise not to sell electricity assets, with the LNP passing new laws that hands electricity pricing to the private sector. “Electricity deregulation is the LNP’s final step towards electricity...

LNP’s magic pudding leaves a sour taste

Treasurer Tim Nicholls’ admission today that the Newman Government’s major infrastructure commitments are mere suggestions to be “considered” by a new LNP administration show the Government has been misleading Queenslanders. Shadow Treasurer Curtis Pitt...

Pollie Pitt getting back to small business roots

Queensland Shadow Treasurer and Member for Mulgrave Curtis Pitt will today spend a few hours with Beverly Humphries and Gary Carr from Mount Sheridan Newspower as part of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland’s (CCIQ) ‘Pollies for Small Business’ program. Mr...

Queensland economy remains weak under LNP

Shadow Treasurer Curtis Pitt said new data today showed the Queensland economy had contracted by 0.4% over the year to June 2014, seasonally adjusted, as the Newman Government’s policies continue to bite. Mr Pitt said Queensland had only narrowly avoided a third...