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PLEA FOR BENDIGO REGIONAL TAFE HISTORIC BUILDING

Thursday, 21 March 2013

“After ripping $290 million out of the TAFE system – in one year – the Liberal National Coalition Government has thrown the TAFE sector a paltry $50 million a year in competitive funding,” Member for Bendigo West, Maree Edwards said in Parliament yesterday...

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EDWARDS AGAIN CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO BETTER FUND REGIONAL AMBULANCES

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

Member for Bendigo West, Maree Edwards has again called on the Minister for Health asking for an increase in funding for additional paramedics and ambulance resources for the Bendigo region in this year’s May budget...

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BAND AID FOR TAFE TOO LITTLE TOO LATE

Tuesday, 12 March 2013

The announcement by a nervous Napthine government today reveals that they got it wrong with their massive $290 million cuts to the TAFE sector last year, Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards said today...

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MINISTER FAILS TO GIVE TARADALE PS CERTAINTY IN WRITING

Monday, 11 March 2013

Member for Bendigo West, Maree Edwards called on the Minister for Education in Parliament last week to give the Taradale PS and community assurances in writing that their school would not close...

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DANIEL ANDREWS VISITS BENDIGO

Friday, 8 March 2013

"...they may well change the head but a Leopard can't change its spots..." said the Leader of the State Opposition, Daniel Andrews, who visited Bendigo today in one of his many trips to the region...

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FIREWOOD COLLECTION FIASCO SET TO CONTINUE

Wednesday, 6 March 2013

Maree Edwards MP, State Member for Bendigo West, called on the Liberal National Coalition Government in Parliament yesterday, to once and for all clear up confusion and abuse that their legislation, the Forest Amendment Bill 2012, has caused in our State Forests.

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