BONNER VETERANS TO RECEIVE IMPROVED SUPPORT

The 2015-16 Budget has confirmed that pensions for veterans and their families will continue to increase by the greater measure out of CPI, Male Total Average Weekly Earnings or the Pensioner and Beneficiary Living Cost Index. Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta said the Abbott Government recognised the significant contribution and sacrifice veterans and their…

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SUPPORTING GREATER CHOICE FOR OLDER AUSTRALIANS IN BONNER

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta today said the Government is improving aged care in Australia to reduce regulation and allow home care funding to follow the individual to provide greater choice over their future. Mr Vasta said the Government is investing $73.7 million over four years to improve the way home care services are…

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STRONGER COMMUNITIES PROGRAMME A BOOST FOR BONNER

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta today said the Bonner electorate had received a significant boost in the 2015-16 Budget with the Coalition Government’s new Stronger Communities Programme. “Stronger Communities will provide $45 million over two years to fund small capital projects in local communities,” Mr Vasta said. “Our community will receive funding of $150,000…

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HELPING YOUNG AUSTRALIANS IN BONNER INTO WORK

Young job seekers in Bonner will have new opportunities to secure a job as a result of the Coalition Government’s Growing Jobs and Small Business package announced in the 2015 Budget, Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta said today. Mr Vasta said young Australians need the right assistance and encouragement to learn new skills, become…

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BUDGET DELIVERS JOBS, GROWTH AND OPPORTUNITY FOR BONNER

The 2015 Budget is a ‘have a go’ Budget that will help local families and small businesses, Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta said today. “The big winners in this Budget are families and small businesses,” Mr Vasta said. “This Budget will deliver jobs, growth and opportunity in a way that is responsible, measured and…

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JOBS FOR FAMILIES PACKAGE DELIVERS CHOICE FOR BONNER FAMILIES

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta today said the 2015 Budget delivers a $4.4 billion Jobs for Families package to give parents more choice and opportunity to work. “The 2015 Budget delivers on the Government’s commitment to support families by making child care simpler, more affordable, more flexible, and more accessible,” Mr Vasta said. “We…

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