Archives: February 2013

Crime Rates Jump Again Under Baillieu Government

February 28, 2013

The Baillieu Government’s so-called tough on crime stance is failing with new police crime statistics showing significant rises across nearly all categories, Geoff Howard MP, State member for Ballarat East said today.


Health Minister David Davis Must Release BHS Statement of Priorities

February 26, 2013

The Baillieu Government has been caught hiding documents that detail the damage that Baillieu Government budget cuts have caused hospitals across Victoria, Member for Ballarat East, Geoff Howard MP said today.


Baillieu is not Working for Victorian Jobs

February 13, 2013

Victoria’s unemployment rate is 6.1%, up from 5.6% last month. This last time
it was higher than 6.0% was over three years ago.

There were 30,500 fewer Victorians employed this month - and two-thirds of those jobs
lost were full-time;


Bailleu Cuts Ballarat East Youth Suicide Prevention

February 7, 2013