PRIME Minister Julia Gillard's latest $2.3 billion cuts to higher education are both "cruel and foolish", NSW Senator Fiona Nash says.
The opposition spokesperson for regional education said the cuts would have a particularly harsh impact on regional students and universities.
"The $900 million so... ...more
By JANICE HARRIS
Feb 23, 2013
Nationals will push in the coming weeks to convince their Liberal Party colleagues to fall in line with their policy to abolish the existing youth allowance scheme that means tests the income of parents, according to Coalition regional education spokesperson Fiona Nas... ...more
Deceit of hiding behind one's sex
by: Fiona Nash
October 16, 201212:00AM
WOMEN on the Labor-Greens side of parliament have been busy recently taking great offence at the sins of male colleagues.
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A desperate skilled workforce shortage in agribusiness could put Australia’s food security at risk unless it is urgently addressed, according to Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Education, Senator Fiona Nash.
The Nationals Deputy Senate Leader was commenting on a damning Senate C... ...more
School Education Minister, Senator Kim Carr confirmed during parliamentary Question Time on Thursday that there will be no compensation for NSW public schools, which will now each have to find an extra $9000 a year for the carbon tax, according to Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Ed... ...more
Councils in the Richmond and Page federal electorate could be directly slugged with Labor’s carbon tax, leading to likely further rate rises for local homeowners, it has been revealed in Senate Estimates, according to North Coast Nationals Senator Fiona Nash.
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Fantasy tour for Green leader
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Thursday, April, 19, 2012, (7:12am)
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THE Nationals have launched a blitz on Labor-held seats in northern NSW, believing the electorates are ripe for assault because of electricity price rises from the carbon tax.
Over the past two days Nationals MPs have targeted two ALP-seats in northern NSW - Page, held by Janel... ...more