MP CHALLENGES PM

Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz MP has today appealed to the residents and businesses of Lockyer Valley and Scenic Rim to contact his office if they believe they will be better off with the Carbon Tax. Mr Buchholz has challenged the Prime Minister following her comments that nine out of 10 households will be…

Fuel discount dockets a ripoff

Local motorists can expect to feel more pain thanks to ongoing manipulation of petrol shopper docket schemes. Local federal MP Scott Buchholz said the Coalition has written to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to investigate fuel discount dockets following allegations the dockets have been used to hide an unjustified increase in the cost…

POSITION STATEMENT ON LIVE EXPORT

Like all Australians, I was shocked and deeply disturbed by the mistreatment of Australian livestock exposed during the Four Corners program on 30 May 2011. As a cattle owner myself I do not condone any ill-treatment of animals such as we’ve seen in some Indonesian abattoirs. However bad practices at some abattoirs are not a reason…