Allan Takes Aim Blog

ACT Opinions

Posted on: 27 September 2012


Matt Thompson: a new face on the ACT’s political block

Nothing improves the political blood line of an electorate than a new party and new ideas. And it makes no difference if it’s only a party of one. The fact is, every political party that has ever been started began as the idea of one man or woman. Indeed had more parties been started by women, politics parties today might be a lot better than they are.

But the party I want to introduce is the Liberal Democrats whose representative Matt Thompson will stand as a candidate in the electorate of Ginninderra.

So who is Matt Thompson and what do Canberra’s the Liberal Democrats stand for?

Matt is the leader of the ACT Liberals Democrats. He is also a veterinarian with international experience and most recently a senior public servant. He left the public service to fulfil a passion for serving the community as a Liberal Democrat because that party’s philosophy of individual responsibility and building the voice of the individual so that they could be heard fitted his personal philosophy.

Both Matt and his wife are both dedicated to ensuring their two young daughters will continue to have a wonderful future and so wanted them to have the best education, health care and employment options. They feel Canberra is the place where this can be achieved.

However, Matt sees the challenges that need overcoming are high tax burdens and overbearing red tape so that these goals can be achieved, Small businessman himself he says he is dedicated to improvement in these areas to help improve ACT governance and small business.

He says also that what many politicians seem to have forgotten is that “Government is there to serve us, not control us.” With this in mind, as an MLA, I will seek to abolish the ban on stores giving free small plastic bags because it sales have shifted to Queanbeyan.”

He added: “The current ACT Labor Government with its mindset of banning first and asking questions later has made the ACT a ‘Nanny Territory’. Sadly a Liberal Government will likely do the same while the philosophy of the Greens seems to be hang on to Labor’s coat tails but from time to time in an effort to show that they are different from time to time make costly and impractical promises.”

As an MLA he promises to seek the removal of the restriction on home owners to remove trees on their own land. “We shouldn’t be forced to go begging to a bureaucrat, then seek approval from a compliant tree specialist or wait months for approval. It’s time ACT Governments stopped making life more costly and started serving the public. Government is there to serve us. Not to control us.”

He also promises to seek the overturning of some of the ACT’s liquor laws which are Australia’s most draconian which also force licensees to take responsibility for behaviour beyond their premises and their control. By doing so Government is ignoring individual responsibility and avoiding its responsibilities for enforcing the law.”

He said that during his career as a veterinarian he has seen many animals that have been trained to obey the command of their master and/or mistress. He considers that many of the people we elect as politicians act in the same way.

In his view, the time has come for politicians to practice the freedom of expression they boast about and also time for them to let party bosses know when they disagree with certain policies and that they intend to let the public and the voters who elected them know they disagree. Should ever this be achieved it could reshape how we are governed in the future.

Matt also policies on a wide range of other issues such as disability, transport and climate change et al that I’ll opine on later in the campaign.
dca@netspeed.com.au

Advertisements

52 Responses to "ACT Opinions"

What i don’t understood is actually how you are not actually a lot more smartly-favored than you may be now. You are so intelligent. You recognize therefore significantly on the subject of this subject, made me for my part consider it from so many varied angles. Its like men and women are not interested until it’s one thing to accomplish with Lady gaga! Your individual stuffs great. All the time handle it up!

Hello from many miles away! This is just what I was expecting, and you did it well. Thankyou

Woman of Alien…

Perfect work you’ve done, this page is absolutely cool with wonderful details. Time is God’s means of preserving everything from happening at once….

The Slave of the Husband…

Searching for ahead to studying more from you afterward!……

I discovered your weblog site on google and check a few of your early posts. Proceed to maintain up the excellent operate. I simply further up your RSS feed to my MSN Information Reader. Seeking forward to studying extra from you later on!…

I am fantastically ecstatic to recite this. This is the kindly of details that needs to be certain and not the accidental half truths that is by the supplementary blogs. Appreciate your sharing this supreme doc.

News info…

I was reading the news and I saw this really interesting information…

Great blog I like what you’ve done please message back and let me know who your host is

I am fantastically ecstatic to recite this. This is the kind of details that needs to live given and not the inadvertent misinformation that is on the supplementary blogs. Be pleased about your sharing this supreme doc.

Very good written information. It will be valuable to anybody who utilizes it, including myself. Keep up the good work – for sure i will check out more posts.

The Silent Shard…

This can most likely be fairly handy for many of the employment I want to never only with my web site but…

Some genuinely superb articles on this internet site, thanks for contribution.

You have brought up a very great details , regards for the post.

Thanks Again…

This is certainly just one impressive article post. Always keep writing….

I’ve lately built an online site, and the info you offer on this site has assisted me a whole lot. Thanks for your time & function.

Good day! This post could not be written any better!
Reading through this post reminds me of my old room mate!
He always kept chatting about this. I will forward this page to him.
Pretty sure he will have a good read. Thanks for sharing!

Hi there! Someone in my Myspace group shared this site with us so I came to look it over. I’m definitely enjoying the information. I’m book-marking and will be tweeting this to my followers! Excellent blog and amazing design and style.

Superb Post…

I preferred your blog article. Truly many thanks! Awesome….

I love the efforts you have put in this, appreciate it for all the great articles.

I regard something genuinely special in this website.

Fabulous, what a blog it is! This weblog gives useful facts to us, keep it up.

I got what you intend, thankyou for putting up.Woh I am pleased to find this website through google.

Good day! This is kind of off topic but I need some guidance from an established blog. Is it hard to set up your own blog? I’m not very techincal but I can figure things out pretty quick. I’m thinking about creating my own but I’m not sure where to begin. Do you have any tips or suggestions? Many thanks

Cool Blog…

Awesome Stuff Here…

I cn’t help you but I’m sure WordPress can. Contact them and see. Regards, Don

Just added this site to my own favorites. I take pleasure in reading your blogs and also hope you retain them on its way!

I wish more people would put down sites like this that are truly provocative to read.

Thank you for creating informative content. I’m impressed together with your capability to compose persuasive material. you have offered me a good deal of thought-provoking views to consider.

Hi! It appears as though we both have a interest for the same thing. Your blog, “ACT Opinions Allan Takes Aim Blog” and mine are very similar. Have you ever thought of writing a guest post for a similar website? It is sure to help gain exposure to your website (my website recieves a lot of targeted traffic). If you are interested, contact me at: Blore@gekk.edu. Thank you so much

Hey there from many miles away! This is just what I was expecting, and you wrote it nicely. Thanks very much

Darrin,

Tried to send you an e-mail at blore@gekk.edu but to no avail. Why not mail me directat: dca@netspeed.com.au

Regards,
Don

Lovely just what I was searching for.Thanks to the author for taking his clock time on this one.

Really useful blog…

thanks for yor effort and visit my website!…

I would want to thank you to the efforts you have put written this site. I feel hoping the identical high-grade site post via you within the upcoming also. In reality your creative writing expertise has motivated me to get my individual blog right now. Actually the particular blogging is spreading their wings swiftly. Your create is a great example from it.

I like the way you conduct your posts. Hmm…

whoah this weblog is fantastic i like studying your posts. Stay up the great work! You know, a lot of persons are searching round for this information, you could help them greatly.

Very nice topic…

Totally awesome!…

I love the efforts you have put in this, thank you for all the great posts.

I haven’t checked in here for a while because I thought it was getting boring, but the last handful of posts are really good quality so I guess I’ll add you back to my daily bloglist. You deserve it my friend. 🙂

I always was concerned in this subject and still am, thankyou for putting up.

Thanks for the blog article.Really looking forward to read more. Really Great.

Wow, superb website layout! How long are you currently blogging for? you help make blogging seem easy. The overall look of your site is great, let alone this article!

Some genuinely nice stuff on this website , I love it.

I love this site very much. I couldn’t have written it better. 🙂

*Youre so cool! I dont suppose Ive read anything like this before. So nice to find somebody with some original thoughts on this subject. realy thank you for starting this up. this website is something that is needed on the web, someone with a little originality. useful job for bringing something new to the internet!

hello from across the ocean I’m Sarah I’m such a air head but I still particularly admired your writing

Hi siblings just loves your great editorial and also pls continue the good work

You got a very fantastic website, Glad I observed it through yahoo.

Can I just say what a aid to find somebody who really is aware of what theyre speaking about on the internet. You positively know the best way to convey an issue to light and make it important. More folks have to learn this and understand this aspect of the story. I cant consider youre not more fashionable since you undoubtedly have the gift.

An attention-grabbing dialogue is worth comment. I believe that it’s best to write extra on this subject, it won’t be a taboo subject however generally people are not enough to speak on such topics. To the next. Cheers

There are definitely a whole lot of particulars like that to take into consideration. That is a nice point to convey up. I supply the thoughts above as normal inspiration but clearly there are questions like the one you convey up where an important thing will probably be working in honest good faith. I don?t know if greatest practices have emerged round things like that, but I’m sure that your job is clearly recognized as a fair game. Each girls and boys feel the impact of only a moment’s pleasure, for the rest of their lives.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


  • None
  • chilecomex.com: This site was... how do I say it? Relevant!! Finally I've found something that helped me. Thanks a lot!
  • sua tarefa: I blog often and I truly thank you for your content. This article has really peaked my interest. I will bookmark your blog and keep checking for new
  • ZAP Stun Gun: I love it when people come together and share views. Great site, continue the good work!
%d bloggers like this: