Thursday, May 26, 2022

State Politics

Car, Ross back Youngcare’s plan to build “forever homes” for locals in need

Federal Labor Candidate Trevor Ross and Londonderry MP Prue Car are pushing for more support to allow young people with disabilities to live their fullest lives.

Premier declares 14-storey hospital tower complete

Towering new hospital building officially opened.

Tanya Davies responds to Labor comments; denies encouraging people to not get vaccinated

Mulgoa MP Tanya Davies has responded to comments made by Deputy Labor Leader Prue Car, in which she said Ms Davies was "actively encouraging people not to get vaccinated".

Why Prue Car believes now is the time for Labor to lead in NSW

Prue Car knows that she will have to fight to keep her marginal seat of Londonderry in the 2023 NSW State Election.

Ayres backs his record to tell the story a year out from election

The countdown has begun with a year to go until the next State Election, and Stuart Ayres has his sights firmly set on winning.

Podcast: On The Record – Prue Car

Born in Queensland, Prue Car grew up in Emu Plains and always had an interest in politics.

St Marys company wins contract to build 79 electric buses

St Marys based company Custom Denning has been awarded a contract to design, manufacture and assemble 79 new electric buses.

Mixed NSW byelection results do not imply voters in a ‘baseball bat’ mood

NSW state byelections occurred Saturday in the seats of Bega, Monaro, Strathfield and Willoughby. Labor gained Bega and held Strathfield, but the Nationals held Monaro. In Willoughby, the Liberals are likely to hold off an independent challenger.

Singing and dancing banned, elective surgery suspended as COVID wave continues

The NSW Government is re-introducing a raft of restrictions as it loses control of managing the Omicron wave of COVID-19.

New artist’s impressions reveal first look at Stage 2 of Nepean Hospital upgrade

The State Government has unveiled the first look at Stage 2 of the $1 billion Nepean Hospital Redevelopment.

Penrith comes first despite demanding new role, says Stuart Ayres

Stuart Ayres might be the new Deputy Leader of the NSW Liberal Party but home is where the heart is for this Penrith politician.

“I will be the family Premier”: Perrottet takes top job, Ayres to be his...

Dominic Perrottet has set about building the trust of New South Wales voters after being confirmed as the state’s new Premier this morning.

Premier quits: Gladys Berejiklian stands down amid ICAC investigation

Gladys Berejiklian has dramatically quit as Premier.

New support announced for businesses, individuals as lockdown extension looms

Help is coming to businesses and individuals doing it tough in lockdown.

State Government announces support for small business, tweaks Dine & Discover program

The NSW Government has today announced a major new grants package and changes to the Dine & Discover program to help tens of thousands of small businesses and people across NSW impacted by the current COVID-19 lockdown.

State Budget: $100 vouchers for swimming lessons

The State Government will help fund swimming lessons for children under a new initiative announced in today's Budget.

State Government set to confirm Panthers Stadium redevelopment

Penrith set to be a big winner in the State Budget.

Londonderry MP Prue Car elected Deputy Leader of NSW Labor

Londonderry MP Prue Car has been elected Deputy Leader of the NSW Labor Party.

Special tribute to late MP Jim Anderson

Former St Marys and Londonderry MP Jim Anderson has been recognised with a special honour by Blacktown City Council.

Opposition Leader Jodi McKay steps down

NSW Labor Leader Jodi McKay has stepped down after a week of intense pressure surrounding her position.