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BLACK SPOT PROGRAM FUNDS TO SAVE LIVES IN O’CONNOR

O’Connor will receive more than $1 million in Federal Government funding for vital upgrades to improve the safety of local roads under the Government’s Black Spot Program. Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson welcomed the announcement which includes funding for upgrades to sections of Corrigin-Quairading Road in the Shire of Corrogin. The announcement comes as…

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More support for child care services in O’Connor

Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson today announced $50,000 to improve access to child care for children and families living in Albany. Mr Wilson said Kingdom Kare will receive Morrison Government support through the Community Child Care Fund (CCCF). “This funding will help Kingdom Kare purchase a bus, allowing them to offer transport assistance to isolated…

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MEET RICK

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 Australia 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.