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What Did The Greens Get Up To In The First Two Weeks Of Parliament In 2017

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Senate calls on Cardinal Pell to return to Australia

A Greens motion calling on Cardinal George Pell to return to Australia to assist Victorian police in investigating his alleged criminal conduct has been supported by the Senate.

“The evidence to the Royal Commission on child sex abuse has been harrowing and showed a systemic problem far worse than many could imagine. My thoughts are with the survivors and their families who were brave enough to testify and are now trying to process the evidence that has rocked the nation.

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What Did The Greens Get Up To In final two weeks of Parliament in 2016?

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WA Greens respond to toxic firefighting chemicals found in WA Airports and defence sites

Australian Greens Senator Rachel Siewert and Greens candidate for East Metro Tim Clifford respond to toxic firefighting chemicals found in WA Airports and defence sites:

Senator Siewert said:

“Dangerous levels of toxic firefighting chemicals PFOS and PFOA found in WA airports and defence sites is an environmental issue, a workplace safety issue, and a public health issue. It must be urgently addressed.

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