AWD leak: Government still blaming industry for its own mess
22nd May 2015
Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, today criticised the Federal Government after another strategic leak attempting to shift the blame for poor warship procurement to industry - flying the face of a string of auditors and independent expert reports in the past year.
Shock and ore campaign kills off inquiry
21st May 2015
Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, said his proposal for a Parliamentary Inquiry into the iron ore sector was killed off by a ‘shock and ore’ campaign by key elements of the mining industry.
SA dudded in federal budget
13th May 2015
The federal budget has dudded South Australia, with no plan to stem massive impending job losses and rebuild the economy following the imminent closure of the auto manufacturing sector and the failure to commit to build the Future Submarines in South Australia.
In-game betting feature a long bow
8th May 2015
Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, has called for an urgent investigation of UK-owned betting houses Ladbrokes and William Hill after they launched a ‘robo-call’ style betting option designed to get around the ban on live in-game betting over the internet.