10th February 2016
Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, says information revealed at a Senate Estimates hearing on Wednesday night, points to the Government backing away from its commitment to building Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) in SA, despite promises made by the Federal Government.
Senate inquiry into medical complaints regime
2nd February 2016
The Senate will investigate bullying and harassment in the medical profession under a motion co-sponsored today by South Australian independent Senator Nick Xenophon and Victorian independent Senator John Madigan.
Google pays $260m in back taxes to UK - How much do they owe Australia?
23rd January 2016
Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, says that news out of the UK today that Google has agreed to pay more than $260 million in back taxes to the UK Government “begs the question – how much does Google owe the Australian Government if it hasn’t been paying its fair share of taxes here?”