McGowan Government should invest to expand seniors village

The Opposition has called on the McGowan Government to invest in increasing independent living units in Kalgoorlie-Boulder in tomorrow’s State Budget, which is expected to post another multi-billion-dollar surplus. Opposition Leader Mia Davies said investing in accommodation like Pringle Village allowed seniors from Kalgoorlie and surrounding towns to remain close to family and friends as…

Increased funds for PATS needed to support regional West Australians

Opposition Leader Mia Davies said it was vital for the McGowan Government to increase funding for the Patient Assisted Travel Scheme, especially as cost-of-living pressures were biting regional West Australians’ back-pockets. “It’s a miserly Government that refuses to support country patients who are forced to travel when the McGowan Government hands down what we know…

WA households now being disconnected every 30 minutes for non-payment of power bills

The spiralling cost of living pressures West Australians are now enduring has been highlighted by new figures that show one home in the State is being disconnected from power every thirty minutes because of non-payment of electricity bills. Dr David Honey, WA Liberal Leader said tomorrow’s State Budget had to urgently alleviate these cost-of-living pressures…