Category Archives: Abolish State govts

Total re-write of my “Abolish the States” page

Hi all, please check out my tidier “Abolish the States” summary page. I think things are grouped under more logical headings and it is just tidier than the old page, with some more recent summaries by Dr Mark Drummond.

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Local planning laws need overhaul!

The following illustrate the terrible trouble local governments are having in trying to protect the interests of their residents regarding planning laws. This 42 minute talk by Melbourne’s Paul Mees explains why Victorian planning is some of the worst in … Continue reading

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$750 000 think tank says Abolish the States!

The New Democracy group basically grabbed 150 “average Aussies” who found that they pretty much wanted to abolish the State governments! History of newDemocracy In 2004, Luca Belgiorno-Nettis founded newDemocracy out of his passion for government and politics. During his … Continue reading

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States rule at expense of nation

Excellent letter published in SMH States rule, and the country as a whole misses out The fight against the ubiquitous plastic bag may not be our most pressing national issue, but it is symptomatic of a much wider problem (“Battle … Continue reading

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Barnaby Joyce in Daily Telegraph

Abolish state governments, says Joyce STATE governments should be abolished and the Federal Government should give money directly to local councils, Nationals Senator Barnaby Joyce says. Senator Joyce’s comments come as the leaders of 565 local councils converge on Canberra¬†for … Continue reading

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