Releases

IVF clinics should disclose their live birth rates
28 June 2018
The Senate today backed Centre Alliance Senator Stirling Griff's motion calling for IVF clinics to reveal their procedure success rates, so consumers can better understand...
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Centre Alliance to call for inquiry into telco outages
24 May 2018
Centre Alliance Senator Stirling Griff will move for an inquiry into telecommunications stability and security following Telstra’s second significant network failure in less than a month.
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Government needs to get moving on innovation grants for small and regional publishers
23 May 2018
Centre Alliance Senator Stirling Griff has urged the Government to expedite passage of the Regional and Small Publishers Innovation Fund legislation so grants to struggling...
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Visa processing system could become "value added" money maker
22 May 2018
Australia’s visa processing system may be used as a money spinner for the Government, with the Department of Home Affairs admitting it was exploring ways...
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Hasty arrangements and reduced health services at Manus detention facilities
4 April 2018
Refugee accommodation at West Lorengau does not appear to have been finalised at the time of the closure of the Manus Island Regional Processing Centre...
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Government uses diplomacy excuse to withhold the facts on Manus island
17 January 2018
The Federal Government is hiding behind a claim of public interest immunity in order to avoid releasing any documents relating to the services being provided...
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NXT calls on Government to deliver improvements to private health system
20 December 2017
NXT initiated a Senate inquiry on private health insurers and out of pocket costs, which has produced 19 recommendations for reform.
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IVF payments show we need more transparent system
11 September 2017
The news today that an IVF clinic was paying doctors incentives to perform more IVF cycles underscores the need for a more transparent medical system.
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