Tim Storer Independent Senator for SA
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Announcement of Non-Nomination for 18 May Election

Download Media Release  I have been honoured to represent South Australia as an Independent Senator for just over 400 days.  The opportunity to serve the people of South Australia in what I hope...  read more about Announcement of Non-Nomination for 18 May Election.

Menindie fish kill report – NSW must step up

Download Media Release  Unless the action taken in response to the Vertessy report on the Menindie fish kill improves river flows it will do nothing to alleviate South Australia’s vulnerability to unsustainable upstream...  read more about Menindie fish kill report – NSW must step up.

Budget 2019 - Media Release

Download Media Release  Tonight’s budget is a tacit admission from the government that last year’s personal tax cut package was too generous for the well off and did not do enough to assist...  read more about Budget 2019 - Media Release.

Parliamentary Transparency Charter

Download Media Release  On Tuesday 2 April, Senator Storer will use a Senate motion to introduce a “Parliamentary Transparency Charter” (attached) to improve the integrity of, and public confidence in, our national government.  ...  read more about Parliamentary Transparency Charter.

SA and underwriting new power generation

Download Media Release  It is great to see several South Australian pumped hydro projects shortlisted under the Government’s program to underwrite new energy generation. I am taking the opportunity of my visit to...  read more about SA and underwriting new power generation.

Pull Barnaby Joyce Into Line

 Download Media Release It is time for the Government’s South Australian Ministers, especially Anne Ruston, Christopher Pyne and Simon Birmingham to pull Barnaby Joyce into line. First Mr Joyce wanted to blame the...  read more about Pull Barnaby Joyce Into Line.

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Infrastructure Financing) Bill 2019

Download Media Release The Senate should not rush to pass this Bill. There are too many question marks for it to simply be waved through. I am deeply concerned that there are no...  read more about Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Infrastructure Financing) Bill 2019.

Prime Minister — Get on with it

Download Media Release    It is time for Scott Morrison to get on with the job of implementing legislation passed by parliament and defending our borders, rather than wasting taxpayers money on an expensive...  read more about Prime Minister — Get on with it.

ABC Chair and Ita Buttrose

Download Media Release  Ita Buttrose may well be “an extraordinary Australian” as Scott Morrison suggests, but the manner of her appointment will undermine her ability to stand up to threats to the ABC’s...  read more about ABC Chair and Ita Buttrose.

Climate Solutions Package

Download Media Release  After a year of pushing for more action on electric vehicles and energy efficiency, I am pleased that the Government has finally decided to act on these issues. Today’s announcements...  read more about Climate Solutions Package.

Medical Transfers Amendments Passed the HOR

Download Media Release  Sick people in our care are now one step closer to get the quality of medical treatment they need, without jeopardising our borders. I am pleased to have been part...  read more about Medical Transfers Amendments Passed the HOR.

Improving energy efficiency of rental properties - Senate Report

Download Media Release  I am pleased that the Committee “supports the broad aims of the bill” and acknowledges that “improved energy efficiency will result in lower energy bills and improved health and wellbeing...  read more about Improving energy efficiency of rental properties - Senate Report.