Missed opportunity not a ‘jobs budget’

The State Budget confirms the Weatherill Labor Government will deliver a miserable 1 per cent rate of job creation, the lowest in the nation and half the rate of Victoria.

Labor not up to the job

The State Liberals are demanding the Weatherill Government deliver meaningful household and business taxation relief in tomorrow’s State Budget to help tackle South Australia’s unemployment crisis.

$360 million of ESL relief for SA households

The State Liberals are calling on the Weatherill Labor Government to provide desperately needed ESL tax relief for South Australian households and businesses in this week’s State Budget.

$240 million of power pain bites deep

Origin Energy’s announcement today that it is jacking up residential electricity prices by 16 per cent means that combined with AGL and EnergyAustralia’s price rises, South Australian households will be paying at least $240 million more for electricity next financial year.*

Better Prevention – A Healthy South Australia

State Liberal Leader Steven Marshall will today launch Better Prevention: A Healthy South Australia – a key health policy ahead of the March 2018 State Election. The policy supports community-wide health and prevention services to help reduce the burden of disease, improve health outcomes, and get better value for health expenditure.

$1 million for South Australian Healthy Towns Challenge launched in Port Pirie

State Liberal Leader Steven Marshall today launched the South Australian Healthy Towns Challenge policy – a $1 million investment in preventative healthcare.

Sunshine is the best disinfectant

The State Liberals will today introduce legislation into the South Australian Parliament that would provide the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption with the power to hold hearings into maladministration in public.

School breakfast programs to be extended across SA

The State Liberals will commit $300,000 to make breakfast programs available to every school that needs one, as part of the Literacy Guarantee policy to be released today.

Literacy Guarantee policy launched by State Liberals

State Liberal Leader Steven Marshall will today launch the Literacy Guarantee – a key education policy aimed at giving every South Australian child a strong foundation in literacy.

State Liberals help secure road funding boost

The State Liberals have welcomed the reintroduction of the $40 million supplementary local road funding program in the 2017-18 Federal Budget.