November 10, 2016

Member for Fowler – Adjournment Debate

Member for Fowler, Chris Hayes MP, spoke against the vile comments made by Senator David Leyonhjelm where he said he would be happy to let police “…lie on the side of the road and bleed to death” These abhorrent, disgusting and disparaging comments were made just months after the Senator won a seat in the Australian Senate. Read the full …

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October 25, 2016

PFA finds Senator Leyonhjelm comments contemptuous

The Police Federation of Australia has labelled the conduct of Liberal-Democrat senator David Leyonhjelm as “beneath contempt”.  This comes after video footage emerged of Leyonhjelm telling a protest rally that police “… can lie on the side of the road and bleed to death”. The PFA has written to both the Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition calling on …

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