State Budget and Game Council [Question Time]

This speech was delivered on 18 June 2013 in the NSW Upper House. You can read the full debate online here. STATE BUDGET AND GAME COUNCIL Mr DAVID SHOEBRIDGE: My question without notice is directed to the Minister for Roads, representing the Minister for Primary...
Shooters and Hunters get big budget payoff

Shooters and Hunters get big budget payoff

In a tight state budget that is seeing services and jobs squeezed, the pro-hunting Game Council NSW has been given a more than 60 per cent budget increase in the 2013-14 NSW government budget announced today, an apparent reward to the Shooters Party for their support...
Premier gives Shooters veto on Game Council Inquiry

Premier gives Shooters veto on Game Council Inquiry

Revelations today that the Shooters Party had a veto over the terms of reference of the review into the Game Council are proof positive that the Premier remains tied hand and foot to the pro-gun lobby in the NSW Parliament and call not question the independence of the...