GREAT NEWS!!! Carbon Tax Repeal Media Release

  “Today’s vote by the Senate to repeal the Carbon Tax is great news for local families and small businesses”, Federal Member for Forde, Bert van Manen said today. “Scrapping the Carbon Tax will save the average household around $550 a year, including around $200 on the average household electricity bill and around $70 on…

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My First Speech Competition 2014

The House of Representatives has announced a national My First Speech competition for year 10 to 12 students across Australia. This competition will provide the opportunity for three lucky students to be flown to Canberra with a parent or guardian to present their speeches lives and undertake a program at Parliament House. The competition asks…

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$684,300 TO FIX BLACK SPOTS – Media Release 4th June 2014

The Australian Government is delivering on its plan to build safer roads and a stronger economy through its record $500 million investment in the national Black Spot Programme. Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Jamie Briggs and Member for Forde, Bert van Manen MP today announced funding of $684,300 to fix four dangerous black spots…

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