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02 April, 2013
Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie has congratulated Martin Corboy on his endorsement as The Nationals Victorian lead Senate candidate for the upcoming federal election mooted for September. Martin Corboy is regional Victorian born and ... Read more
19 March, 2013
Nationals Senator for Victoria, Bridget McKenzie questioned Senator Conroy three times in the Senate today, on the media reforms in front of the Senate. Senator McKenzie asked Senator Conroy if regional news would be at risk if the 75 per cent audie... Read more
18 March, 2013
Nationals Senator for Victoria, Bridget McKenzie has again questioned the Federal Labor Government’s new media reforms and their ability to ensure local news for regional and rural areas. In today’s Senate Committees Hearing into the Broadcasting Le... Read more
14 March, 2013
The Federal Labor Government’s proposed media reforms, which were introduced to the Parliament today, threaten regional television broadcasters. The proposed abolition of the 75 per cent rule, which prohibits a regional television broadcaster from m... Read more
13 March, 2013
The Nationals Senator for Victoria, Bridget McKenzie has called Federal Labor Senator Stephen Conroy to account over media regulation. During Senate question time today, Senator McKenzie grilled the Government Senator over Federal Labor’s propose... Read more
13 March, 2013
Nationals Senator Bridget McKenzie has raised grave concerns at alarming evidence that Catholic Schools would be considerably worse off under the Labour Government’s new Australian education reforms.   The Senate Standing Committee on Education Empl... Read more
04 March, 2013
In Canberra this week the Nationals Senator for Victoria, Bridget McKenzie paid tribute to the young women and management of the Bendigo Spirit Women’s Basketball team. The Bendigo Spirit secured their spot in the final with a courageous 78 to 71 win... Read more
25 February, 2013
Nationals Senator Bridget McKenzie is encouraging regional communities to join this weekend’s Clean Up Australia Day.   The event, which has been running for more than 20 years, has become an important community event, bringing together local resid... Read more
13 February, 2013
Victorian Nationals Senator Bridget McKenzie joined forces with Senator Barnaby Joyce and Australian food campaigner, Dick Smith at a dairy crisis meeting in Tongala today that saw at least 500 disillusioned dairy farmers looking for change.   The ... Read more
29 January, 2013
As the school year begins, many parents will be purchasing internet enabled devices to help their children access information as part of their learning. Many schools will also be providing laptops and these will arrive home with the children this wee... Read more
21 December, 2012
The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie has attacked the government’s so-called common sense approach to determining how communities receive headspace centres.   In response to a Senate Estimates Question on Notice, the government conf... Read more
20 December, 2012
Beachgoers are being reminded by The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie to heed the advice of local surf lifesavers and swim between the red and yellow flags this summer. Senator McKenzie’s call comes after the release of Surf Lifesavin... Read more
20 December, 2012
There’s no doubt Bendigo comes alive at Christmas. The recent rally by the local community to stage the annual lighting of the Christmas tree in Rosalind Park highlighted a fantastic sense of festive spirit. It has been a joy to wander through th... Read more
04 December, 2012
The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie said millions of dollars will be slashed from the budget of Bendigo Health Care Group, thanks to Labor’s desire to reach a budget surplus in an election year. “The combined 2011/12 and 2012/13 budg... Read more
30 November, 2012
The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie has used Question Time in the Senate to highlight the Labor Government’s inability to put science before politics.    Senator McKenzie yesterday quizzed the Minister representing the Minister for... Read more
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