AMA report card gives SA a fail

The AMA’s 2017 Public Hospital Report Card highlights the steep decline in the performance of South Australia’s public hospitals under the Weatherill Government.

Blackout Jay leaves SA vulnerable

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) report into last week’s electricity rationing that impacted 90,000 SA households and businesses is a wake-up call for South Australia.

SA Chief Judge slams court facilities

State Liberals are again calling on the Weatherill Labor Government to revisit their plans for a new court precinct after scathing criticism by the Chief Justice Chris Kourakis of the conditions of courts

Prison lockdown

With the South Australian prison system having been locked down the State Liberals want the Correctional Services Minister’s Peter Malinauskas to concentrate on solving the crisis in corrections rather than securing himself a safe seat in the Lower House.

Fighting the growing ice epidemic

The State Liberals have attacked the Weatherill Government for blocking legislation that would have allowed parents, police and child protection officers to apply to a court for mandatory treatment orders for a child addicted to illicit drugs.

Lyell McEwin’s dangerous overload

The State Liberals have released data showing the Lyell McEwin Hospital is being swamped by increased patient demand caused by the Weatherill Government’s controversial Transforming Health budget cuts.

Government adds insult to no consultation on child protection changes

The Weatherill Government’s decision to suspend standing orders to debate its child protection legislation in State Parliament before Opposition members had a chance to read the bill is a display of pathetic political point scoring.

No consultation on child protection changes

The State Liberals have expressed their disappointment at the lack of consultation regarding changes to child protection laws to be introduced into State Parliament this week.

nRAH faces winter overload

Even before the nRAH is completed, the State Liberals have released figures today that show it will have trouble coping with its first winter.

Scrapping Labor’s dangerous renewables target

State Liberal Leader Steven Marshall has promised to abolish Labor’s dangerous plan to rapidly increase the volume of unreliable and intermittent renewable energy in South Australia.