The Turnbull government's climbed into the DeLorean and taken us back to the future."
- Mark Butler, Shadow minister for Climate Change and Energy
Late in 2016, Shadow Minister Katy Gallagher and Labor were successful in establishing a Senate Inquiry into consumer protections and banking rip-offs.
If you've had a bad experience with a bank, financial planner, or financial institution, this is a chance to make your voice heard.
Submissions close on March 7, 2017.Read more
So many of my constituents have contacted me saying they're being wrongly chased for debts they don't owe. It's a disgrace that the Liberals have sent out letters to tens of thousands of people wrongly claiming they owe a debt to the Commonwealth.
*** If you've been accused of a debt you don't owe, you can contact my office for assistance on 07 3899 4031. Please have your CRN handy if possible. ***
One local wrote to me and said:
"I'm feeling completely helpless and overlooked by the Department ... and the current Liberal Government. ... I am adamant that I correctly reported my income to Centrelink."Read more