More pain on the way for regional WA as Labor refuses to cut city promises

The McGowan Government will continue to slash essential regional services such as education and health as it struggles under the weight of its Perth election promises, according to The Nationals Leader Mia Davies.

Country education cuts a cruel Christmas present from Labor

The Nationals have condemned Labor’s sweeping cuts to country education saying the McGowan Government’s decision was further evidence of a city-centric Government with no plan for regional Western Australia. 

Labor cuts target vulnerable regional students

The McGowan Government will axe more than 20 regional education staff who support and assist indigenous families and students.   

Nationals MPs whip up home cooked meal at Ronald McDonald House

Nationals MPs have cooked dinner for families staying at the Ronald McDonald House, a home away from home for families of seriously ill children from country WA in Perth for treatment.

Déjà vu as Labor’s gold royalty hike killed off again

The Nationals WA have again put the McGowan Government’s gold royalty hike to the sword, saving thousands of jobs in regional Western Australia.

GST fix will require political courage

Western Australia’s GST mess will not be resolved until the McGowan Government persuades its Labor comrades in Canberra to commit to a solution.

Mines Minister goes walkabout as Labor revives gold royalty grab

The Nationals remain committed to protecting jobs in the gold sector and will oppose the McGowan Government’s latest attempt to slap a new tax on the industry.

Cracks emerge in McGowan Government over mining levy

Cracks have emerged in the McGowan Government over a proposal put forward by Sport Minister Mick Murray to introduce a new tax on Pilbara mining companies.

Labor must rule out any cut to mining exploration scheme

The McGowan Government must immediately rule out axing the Exploration Incentive Scheme or further risk damaging confidence in Western Australia’s mining sector. 

Transparency wiped off the map as Labor tries to mask regional cuts

Labor’s crusade against Royalties for Regions has escalated after the McGowan Government torpedoed an interactive map allowing regional Western Australians to view where investment was being targeted.
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