Universities in Queensland will have their funding cut, in total, by more than $400 million. Griffith University in my electorate will have its funding cut by more than $85 million; the University of Queensland, just across the river, will have its funding cut by more than $96 million; and the Queensland University of Technology will have its funding cut by more than $89 million.Read more
THE HON TONY BURKE MP
SHADOW MINISTER FOR CITIZENSHIP AND MULTICULTURAL AUSTRALIA
MEMBER FOR WATSON
GRAHAM PERRETT MP
MEMBER FOR MORETON
LABOR SENATOR FOR QUEENSLAND
There was a strong demonstration of concern amongst members of Brisbane’s Southside community at the Moreton Citizenship Forum held on Wednesday night.Read more
SUBJECT/S: Asylum Seekers.
EMMA GRIFFITHS: Graham Perrett is the Labor Member for the seat of Moreton, just across the way from Andrew Laming. Graham Perrett, $40 million is a lot of money to be spending to support people who do not have citizenship, have not been granted refugee status. Isn’t it better if they leave?Read more
Every Australian would expect that our elected representatives could accurately fill in a form in English. It is laughable to think otherwise, especially when the Turnbull Government is insisting that migrants from non-English speaking countries pass a university standard English test before they are given the privilege of voting for them.Read more
Local MP Graham Perrett invited Shadow Communications Minister Michelle Rowland MP to Sunnybank Hills to discuss the frustrations of businesses stuck with Malcolm Turnbull’s second-rate NBN.
In Sunnybank Hills, residents and businesses have been lumped with a multi-technology mess under Malcolm Turnbull’s second rate NBN plan.Read more