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$110 million released for Albany ring road

More than $110 million has been released by the Morrison Federal Government, making good on its $140 million majority funding commitment for the $175 million Albany ring road. Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson said Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce contacted him on Friday, October 29 to tell him the good news. “Thanks to the…

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$6.59 million Building Better Regions funding for Goldfields-Esperance

The Morrison Federal Government is investing in the future of the Goldfields-Esperance region with a combined $6,591,170 funding to redevelop the Kalgoorlie-Boulder basketball stadium and upgrade the Esperance Bay marina under Round 5 of the highly successful Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF). Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson said the Government’s large contributions to the…

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The Morrison Government is investing $5.28 million in four Great Southern projects including the Albany Motorsport Park under Round 5 of the highly successful Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF). Projects to receive funding in the Great Southern region are: Albany Motorsport Park: $4,990,000 toward a total project cost of $9,990,000 for a multipurpose motorsport park…

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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.