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Rebuilding general practice

The Australian Government is providing $52.5 million in new infrastructure funding to rural and regional areas around Australia for practices to build the facilities they need to take on more trainees.   Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson said the Government will provide 175 infrastructure grants of up to $300,000 to successful applicants and require a…

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I was inspired to run for Parliament following my involvement in a decade-long campaign to deregulate the wheat industry, which brought about the end of the Australian Wheat Board’s monopoly.

“I stand proudly for the Liberal philosophy of free markets, vigorous competition, small government and individual responsibility. These are the principles that guide me in my life and in this place. My track record in public life shows clearly that I am prepared to stand up for those principles.”

“To the electors of O'Connor, I reiterate the commitment that I have made to work tirelessly on your behalf, to always be frank and honest about the challenges we face, and to work cooperatively and collaboratively to improve the lives of the people who live in the greatest part of the greatest nation on earth”

– Rick Wilson MP Maiden Speech.