Mary Wooldridge MP is Shadow Minister for Innovation, Jobs and Trade, Shadow Minister for Training and Skills, and Shadow Minister for Higher Education.
The number of Victorian VET students both undertaking and completing their qualifications continues to plummet year after year under Daniel Andrews. The Productivity Commission's Report on Government Services released today shows that since the Andrews Government took office there are 145,000 fewer VET students (460,000 in 2014 to 314,600 in 2017).
Unfortunately, despite the hard work and fundraising efforts of the Research CFA community, local member Vicki Ward and Labor have overlooked the station time and time again, scaling back the former Liberal Nationals Government funding for a pumper to just a tanker and missing out on any state government grants.
We will deliver a massive $175 million expansion of home and community care and support for Victorians with chronic disease and other conditions who can safely be treated outside hospital in the comfort of their own home and in their community.
Victoria's public dental system is plagued with excessive wait times and a failure to keep up with demand. Victorians are waiting in pain, and dental conditions are one of the top causes of avoidable hospital admissions.
An elected Liberal Government, led by Matthew Guy, will remove the Civic Drive intersection in Greensborough as part of the Liberal's congestion busting Intersection Removal Program.
Patients across Victoria are experiencing delays receiving timely medical treatment as hospitals face pressure from the Andrews government to report low surgical waiting list numbers in the lead up to November's election.
The Andrews Labor Government refused to rule out new or increased tolls on existing roads like the Eastern Freeway to pay for the North East Link. Victorians know Daniel Andrews will put tolls on existing roads like the Eastern Freeway to help pay for the unfunded North East Tunnel.
Vicki Ward has now voted against what would have been the toughest laws in the country to protect emergency service workers.
If the East West Link project went ahead it would now be almost complete and ready for a North East Link to connect to the Eastern Freeway.