Meryl Swanson Slams Four Year Wait For Specialists in Regional Hospitals

The Federal Member for Paterson has singled out John Hunter Hospital as one of many suffering from the Federal Government’s cuts to Medicare and health.

Fair Work Commission guts the regions

The recent decision by the Fair Work Commission to cut penalty rates, with no compensatory increase in other areas of pay, is one that will affect millions of people in regional Australia.

2016 Year In Review

This past year has been dominated by the Federal Election, and the consequences that has had for Country NSW. Country Labor has been growing in membership, getting active and leading the charge...

Breaking the Bellwether

For the first time since 1972, the seat of Eden-Monaro has beenwon by the party that didn’t win government.