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A summary of our housing work in 2017

Lee Rhiannon 21 Dec 2017

It was a lean year for housing at the federal level so it’s good to see some movements in the states and territories, particularly in NSW with Greens MP Jenny Leong's work on state tenancy laws.

The federal government has continued to protect the interests of the property sector by failing to real levels of funding for homelessness services and social housing, and leaving unfair investor tax breaks in place. We expect no changes in MYEFO on Monday.

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A summary of our animal welfare work in 2017

The parliament rose last Thursday for the year, so now is a good time to update you on Lee’s most recent parliamentary animal work. It has been a busy year  - you can catch up with the extensive work she’s done through the year here: https://lee-rhiannon.greensmps.org.au/portfolios/animal-welfare

Attached are some of the answers received recently to Lee’s Questions on Notice about animal welfare. We are waiting on more responses to Lee’s questions.

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