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More than $2.7 million of Federal Government road safety funding will be provided to improve South Coast Highway east and west of Munglinup. Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson, who chairs Western Australia’s highway black spot consultative panel, said the funding from the Commonwealth’s Road Safety Program would support shovel-ready construction projects. “This vital funding for…

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Million-dollar infrastructure boost for Cranbrook

The Cranbrook community will benefit for years to come from a million-dollar infrastructure injection by the Morrison Federal Government. Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson joined Shire of Cranbrook leaders and residents yesterday (Thursday, September 9) to officially open the Cranbrook Community Precinct, one of three projects funded under the Drought Communities Programme Extension. “The…

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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.