Act fast to stop future deaths: Buchholz

Federal Member Scott Buchholz has called on all levels of government to implement the Flood Inquiry’s recommendations before the next wet season. The report handed down yesterday by the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry contains 175 recommendations to mitigate the impact of further flood events. Although the report contained disturbing evidence of a lack of…

MP questions flood enquiry

A federal member of parliament has questioned the motives and direction of the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry.   Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz, whose electorate covers the Lockyer Valley region that has dominated the inquiry recently, said he hopes Premier Anna Bligh is being honest when she claims public servants and emergency services…

MP turns to Facebook for budget feedback

Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz has turned to social network site “Facebook” to interact directly with his constituents following this week’s federal budget.   He has created a Facebook Page discussion forum and wants people in his electorate to tell him how the budget affects them. He has posed three questions:   1) How…