At a time when the public is understandably cynical and angry about the lack of integrity and transparency in government processes, it would be a welcome shift to see a Minister take an active interest in a matter as starkly harmful and as full of eye-watering maladministration as this.
Federal Labor Member for Fremantle, Josh Wilson MP, today slammed the irresponsible Western Australian state government for starting works on the Roe 8 Highway despite a challenge pending in the High Court of Australia.
"The decision to start work now is totally unnecessary and totally ridiculous.
Remembrance Day is a time to remember and reflect on all of those men and women who have served and sacrificed their lives for our country.
Every town in Australia has its own story and its own personal connection to the terrible conflicts of war, and today we honour and renew that personal connection.