Month: September 2020

Andrews Labor Government empty promises and spin leaves prospective learner drivers disappointed ? AGAIN!

Andrews labor government empty promises and spin leaves prospective learner drivers disappointed ? again! A few hours after being pressured by the Liberal Nationals and the community to commit to making the learner?s permit test available online, the Andrews Labor Government spin machine had started. On social media last night, Labor’s Roads Minister, Ben Carroll …

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Liberal Nationals secure victory for young drivers

Daniel Andrews and the Labor Government have finally listened to calls from the Liberal Nationals and the community to catch up with technology and put Victoria?s learner?s permit test online. Labor Minister, Ben Carroll folded under community pressure when questioned on ABC Radio on Monday stating ?the time has come for the learner?s permit to …

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Labor dragged kicking and screaming to extend motorcycle learner?s permits

Labor?s Roads Minister, Ben Carroll has finally heeded calls from the Liberal Nationals to extend motorcycle learner’s permits. In August the Liberal Nationals wrote to Labor’s Minister for Roads, urging him to extend the expiration of motorcycle learner’s permits.  Due to COVID-19 restrictions, many learner riders were unable to gain the experience they need to …

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Dance school continually roadblocked by Daniel Andrews

Dance schools across the state face another roadblock, in Daniel Andrews roadmap to recovery. Despite the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions declaring to Ausdance dance studios would be classified as ?creative studios? on the weekend allowing studios to open in Step 3, it is understood The Andrews Labor Government retracted this decision a day …

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Labor still has no idea how it?s going to fix its licence testing mess

Labor’s Minister for Roads and Road Safety, Ben Carroll has failed to give Victorians any confidence that Labor will be able to clear the growing backlog of people waiting to sit driver license tests.  Waiting lists had already blown out before the second shut down of testing this year and it?s clear the Andrews Labor …

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Andrews Labor Government continues to hide Youth Justice worker assaults

Minister for Youth Justice, Natalie Hutchins has hidden?the number of assaults against?staff at Victoria?s Youth Justice Centres to cover up Labor?s systematic failings in the?problematic portfolio. In the past five years, reports of riots, assaults on young offenders, and staff members bashed in Youth Justice Centres have increased, causing real concerns for the safety of those inside the …

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