Cash hand outs won’t fool parents

Labor claims to support education and the future of our kids but have slashed education spending and increased cost of living due to their carbon tax broken promise.   “Recent cash hand outs are an attempt to compensate parents for spiralling cost of living pressures,” said the Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta.   “Our…

International Women’s Day

This Friday marks the 102nd anniversary of International Women’s Day. “IWD is celebrated globally every year on 8 March, and recognises the economic and social achievements of women past and present and looking to the future to see where progress can still be made”, Ross Vasta said today.  “We are fortunate in Australia to have…

Latest Gillard Government Private Health Insurance Increase Will Put More Pressure On Bonner Households

The latest decision of the Gillard Government to increase private health insurance premiums by 5.6% will drive even more people out of private health insurance says Ross Vasta, Member for Bonner.   “Every year under the Rudd/Gillard Government, Australian families have experienced private health insurance increases above the CPI”, said Ross Vasta.   “Julia Gillard…

Calling for Donations – Floods 2013

The recent natural disasters in our great state have once again tested us and I understand that some residents are still experiencing the effects of the Australia Day Weekend storms. I encourage you to contact my Office if you are in need of assistance. The Bonner electorate banded together in the floods of 2011 to help those out…

Ross Vasta Says Coalition’s Plan For Australia Offers Hope, Reward And Opportunity For Bonner

Ross Vasta, Member for Bonner said the release of the Coalition’s plan for Australia would be welcomed throughout Bonner. “Our Plan – Real Solutions for all Australians” was released by the Opposition Leader, Tony Abbott on Sunday and explains the direction, values and policy priorities of the next Coalition Government. “Every day between now and…