Alan can also provide information about government services and other topics that may be of interest, including his Handy Guide to government and community services.
After representing the Bruce electorate for twenty years, Alan won't be standing again. The new Labor Candidate will be Julian Hill.
The Liberals plan to increase the GST means everything would cost you more.
Increasing the GST would push up the cost of living and make everything more expensive. Water, gas, electricity, phone and internet, and supermarket shopping would all cost more.
Labor will not support an increase to the GST rate or applying it to fresh food, health care or education.
If Mr Turnbull's Liberals adopted Labor's policies of getting rid of super perks for the rich, and made big corporations pay their fair share of tax - there wouldn't be any need to increase the GST.
A federal Labor government will focus on positive solutions for now and the future for