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.
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.
The McGowan Government will axe more than 20 regional education staff who support and assist indigenous families and students.
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.
The Nationals WA have again put the McGowan Government’s gold royalty hike to the sword, saving thousands of jobs in regional Western Australia.
Western Australia’s GST mess will not be resolved until the McGowan Government persuades its Labor comrades in Canberra to commit to a solution.
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 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.
The McGowan Government must immediately rule out axing the Exploration Incentive Scheme or further risk damaging confidence in Western Australia’s mining sector.
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.