A statement on the Cadbury money

The fact that the Prime Minister has refused to commit to spending the $16 million Cadbury money in the Glenorchy area in response to my question today in Federal Parliament is bitterly disappointing and another broken promise. There is a specific need for economic...

BITTER CADBURY CHOCOLATE

22 May 2015 The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, will discuss Cadbury’s announcement to sack 80 staff at its Claremont factory. “Cadbury’s announcement today that it is sacking 80 staff is a terrible blow to the greater Hobart community. This is 20 per...

CSIRO staff cuts – supported by Liberals, Labor and Greens

The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, discussed the Abbott Government’s cuts to CSIRO staff in Tasmania, and in particular the Labor and Greens’ remarkable decision to go along with it. The recent Federal Budget cut $111.4 million from CSIRO and some 18...