“Early education and care: are we even having the right debate?”Read more
5 October 2016Read more
MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, PARLIAMENT HOUSE
TUESDAY, 2 FEBRUARY 2016
Despite promising 'no cuts to education' and that 'no school would be worse off' before the election, the Abbott Government has cut $30 Billion dollars from our Australian school funding system.
Kate Ellis stands up in Parliament and highlights the Abbott Government's $1.6 Billion hit in Federal Budget cuts to the South Australian economy.
Despite promising no cuts to the ABC , Tony Abbott has ripped funding from our national broadcaster. With Malcolm Turnbull warning these cuts are "just a down payment", now is the time to fight for the future of our ABC!
Despite promising no cuts to education, Tony Abbott plans to strip record funding from universities and massively increase student fees. Under Abbott, too many Australians will be locked out of university.
Ms KATE ELLIS (Adelaide) (19:56): I rise to speak against the Automotive Transformation Scheme Amendment Bill 2014, because this is a bill that spells disaster for the 200,000 Australian men and women who rely directly and indirectly on the automotive manufacturing industry for their jobs.Read more
Over 25,000 Australians demand the Abbott Government scraps its plans to cut the means-tested Child Care Benefit
Kate Ellis MP presents the signatures of over 25,000 Australians who have demanded the Abbott Government drop its legislation before the Parliament which has the sole purpose of cutting the means-tested Child Care Benefit families rely on. This cut will leave 500,000 families worse off.
Despite iron-clad promises before the election about the future of the submarine industry in Adelaide, Tony Abbott and his weak South Australian colleagues are looking to cut thousands of local jobs and shut down the submarine industry.