30 April 2014
Sharon Claydon has condemned the NSW Liberal Government for their paltry commitment to Newcastle following the announcement of the $1.75 billion lease of the Port of Newcastle.
28 April 2014
Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon today joined families, loved ones and workers at an International Day of Mourning remembrance event at the Newcastle Foreshore Memorial Plaque.
23 April 2014
Sharon Claydon has welcomed today’s announcement to purchase an additional 58 F-35 Join Strike Fighters, injecting much needed investment into the electorate of Newcastle.
16 April 2014
Sharon Claydon, today welcomed Shadow Minister for Health, Catherine King, to Newcastle to meet with Hunter Medicare Local.
8 April 2014
Sharon Claydon today hosted a senior’s community information forum for residents of Beresfield and surrounds.
31 March 2014
Labor MPs Sharon Claydon, Pat Conroy and Jill Hall today joined Shadow Minister for Citizenship and Multiculturalism, Michelle Rowland, to celebrate the work of local multicultural community groups, and launch the ‘I Support Communities’ campaign in the Hunter Newcastle Region.
28 March 2014
Sharon Claydon today attended the opening of the University of Newcastle’s new Medical Sciences West Building, delivered with more than $7 million of funding from the former Labor Government.
14 March 2014
Applications for the Anzac Centenary Local Grants Program are still open and all interested organisations are encouraged to apply.
10 March 2014
The Abbott Liberal Government have abandoned all plans for high-speed broadband in Newcastle and residents have been left in total limbo, with no timetable for connection and no advice on what sort of service they will eventually get.
4 March 2014
Figures released today show the Federal Government’s proposed $750 million GP tax will hit millions of Australians hard, prompting Hunter Labor MPs to warn that families in the region will be among the hardest hit.