Category Archives: NSW Labor Policy Forum

No more privatisations, no more tax cuts for the 1%! Speech to NSW Labor Conference 2014

Here is my speech to the NSW Labor State Conference. I tried, with the 4 minutes that I had, to be as faithful as possible to the hundreds of conversations that I have had with ALP members and supporters since … Continue reading

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Draft Motions on Jobs and the Economy (with an update for 2018)

Here are series of potential policy motions that Branches and SECs could put forward to conference if they so choose. Please amend them at your discretion. If you disagree with them, you could change them to ‘NSW Labor will NOT…’ … Continue reading

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NSW Labor Jobs and Economy policy resources

G’day, (Secretaries and activists please copy and forward this post on to your Branches/SECs etc) Thanks to all the Branches/SECs/FECs that have hosted me for the presentation of the NSW Labor Jobs and Economy Policy Survey results! I feel like … Continue reading

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Policy Forum Report- December 2013

What is the Policy Forum? The NSW Labor Policy Forum was created in the aftermath of the 2011 election disaster as part of a package of ‘reforms’ proposed by Head Office. It is modelled on UK Labour’s Policy forum which … Continue reading

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My campaign material- check against performance!

Here’s what I put out to NSW Labor Party members (the voters) in October 2011 when seeking election to the NSW Labor Policy Forum. In the interests of accountability, I thought I’d post it here so you can check against … Continue reading

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“Labor to privatise…” or “Labor to build…”? Have your say!

We need your help to rebuild Labor in NSW. Answer these 10 questions to help write Labor’s policy on Jobs and the Economy for the 2015 election. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/LaborJobsAndEconomy The big questions: How to pay for infrastructure and services? What role … Continue reading

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Transport, Regional Growth and writing Labor’s 2015 Election Policy

The NSW Labor Policy Forum recently met to map out how we will produce Labor’s 2015 election policy. The May meting was well attended, and the early address was made by Professor Andrew Vann, Vice Chancellor Charles Sturt University in relation … Continue reading

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