ENGAGING. Combative. Informative. Three words that certainly describe The Bunyip’s debate between incumbent Liberal Member for Schubert Stephan Knoll and SA-BEST leader and candidate for Hartley Nick Xenophon, held last Wednesday night.
A $20,000 STATE Labor Party promise will assist Edinburgh’s National Military Vehicle Museum (NMVM) on its journey towards creating a more attractive community space.
SA-BEST candidate for King Giles Rositano has pledged up to $500,000 to upgrade a One Tree Hill sports complex, if he’s elected on March 17, and if his party holds the balance of power thereafter.
INCUMBENT Labor Member for Light Tony Piccolo, Liberal candidate Karen Mc- Coll and Australian Conservatives candidate Carl Teusner faced off at Salt Church’s political forum on Sunday evening.
SENATOR Cory Bernardi’s chief of staff, Rikki Lambert, will run as the Australian Conservatives’ candidate for Schubert at next month’s state election.
GREENS member Felicity Green has been named as the fourth and final candidate for the state election contest for Light, while a high-profile cannabis advocate will stand for the party in the neighbouring seat of King.
LOCAL small businesses, like Evanston’s Café Sia, will benefit from a State Liberal plan to cut the payroll tax burden by $44.5 million per year, if the party is elected next month, according to Liberal candidate for Light Karen McColl.
STATE Shadow Minister for the Status of Women Michelle Lensink praised Liberal candidate for Light Karen McColl for her support of domestic violence victims, and renewed calls for greater female representation in politics, after a visit to Gawler last week.