BUDGET 2013: MORE DEBT, MORE CHAOS, MORE SPIN

This year’s Budget delivers more debt, more deficits, more taxes, more broken promises and more uncertainty, Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said.   “At a time when Australians are desperately seeking stable and competent economic management, the Budget just delivers more chaos, debt and spin,” Mr Keenan said.   “For Stirling families, this Budget…

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NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK 2013

This coming week from the 13th-19th May is National Volunteer Week and it is a great opportunity for all Stirling residents to recognise the invaluable contribution that volunteers make to our community, Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said.   “Volunteers are the backbone of many organisations and our communities would not be the same…

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CENTENARY OF ANZAC GRANTS NOW AVAILABLE

I am pleased to announce that applications for funding from the Anzac Centenary Local Grants Program are now available to the Stirling community, Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said.   “Funding of up to $100,000 will be made available to support ANZAC Centenary projects in Stirling,” Mr Keenan said.   “The Anzac Centenary Local…

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ANZAC DAY PACKAGES FOR THE TROOPS

This ANZAC Day it is important to show our support for the 2500 Australia Defence Force personnel who are currently deployed around the world, Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said. “I encourage everyone in Stirling to show their support for our troops by sending them a care package, a letter of appreciation or donating…

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LATEST GILLARD GOVERNMENT PRIVATE HEALTH INSURANCE INCREASE WILL PUT MORE PRESSURE ON STIRLING HOUSEHOLDS

The latest decision of the Gillard Government to increase private health insurance premiums by 5.6% will drive even more Stirling residents out of private health insurance, Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said.   “There are over 70,000 residents in the Stirling electorate who rely on private health insurance, who will be affected by today’s…

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Christmas for the Troops

Christmas is an occasion when most us get to spend time with our families and friends but for thousands of Australian troops they will instead be serving our country on operations far from home, Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said.   “This is why I would like to encourage everyone in Stirling to show…

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