Media Releases

HUNTER COMMUNITY LEGAL CENTRE SERVICES THREATENED BY GOVERNMENT’S CRUEL CUTS - February 24, 2017

November 18, 2018

Hunter Community Legal Centre (HCLC) could be forced to turn away hundreds of local residents from July 1 thanks to the Turnbull Government’s harsh cuts to community legal centres across the country harsh.

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PRIME MINISTER AGAIN INVITED TO WILLIAMTOWN FOLLOWING OAKEY VISIT - March 10, 2017

November 18, 2018

Member for Paterson Meryl Swanson renewed her invitation for the Prime Minister to come to Williamtown after reports in the Toowoomba Chronicle that Mr Turnbull visited Oakey residents in a ‘secret’ last-minute meeting late last week

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TELL YOUR ROBO-DEBT HORROR STORIES TO PARLIAMENT - March 20, 2017

November 18, 2018

I would urge people who have been hounded by Centrelink over alleged debts to make a submission to the Senate committee inquiring into the debacle.

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TESTER’S HOLLOW WORK TO START NEXT YEAR - April 12, 2017

November 18, 2018

Member for Paterson Meryl Swanson has welcomed the announcement that work on raising the road at Tester’s Hollow will start next year, but slammed the NSW Government for its meagre $2million contribution to the $17million project.

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NBN COMMITTEE MUST COME TO PATERSON - April 24, 2017

November 18, 2018

Member for Paterson Meryl Swanson has called for the Joint Standing Committee on the rollout of the NBN to visit Paterson to hear the problems being experienced first-hand.

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TIME TO RE-IGNITE THE PUSH FOR A REPUBLIC - April 28, 2017

November 18, 2018

Member for Paterson Meryl Swanson will meet with local republicans on Monday, May 1, to discuss ways to reignite the push for Australia to be become a republic in the region.

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