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“There is a financial incentive to providing these wrap-around services early on.
Without support, these children often experience a life of systematic disadvantage putting significant burdens on our welfare systems. Supporting these families benefits the whole community.”
‘This is a fitting example of why major infrastructure projects need to be government owned.’
Solutions focused – school bus inquiry will look at how we can improve transport for regional Victorians
“The lack of transport options in regional and rural Victoria has had a negative impact on health, education and economic outcomes for years. Regional Victorians deserve better.”
“Communities are key stakeholders. They want to be involved in the projects, they do bring skills and they can contribute to better outcomes.”
“I think Uber has shown they are not always a good corporate citizen. I am deeply concerned about the lack of safety protections in place as well as surge pricing that can cause significant financial distress.”