Local Media Releases

Terri's local media releases, and media releases from previous shadow ministerial portfolios.

Statement on Kangaroo Point APOD

June 12, 2020

I'm writing from parliament because I am deeply concerned about what I have been hearing about movements at the makeshift detention facility at a Kangaroo Point hotel.

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Statement on today's Black Lives Matter - Stop Black Deaths in Custody Meanjin (BNE) Protest

June 06, 2020

It’s a national shame that 432 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have died in custody since the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody in 1991.

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Homebuilder: Too little and late

June 05, 2020

With the construction industry hurtling towards a cliff, the Morrison Government’s construction sector support announcement falls a long way short of what is needed to help prevent significant job losses in Griffith.

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Terri Butler calls on Morrison to help tradies in trouble

June 02, 2020

Housing construction work is about to fall off a cliff and the Morrison Government has no plan to help tradies in trouble.

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National Sorry Day & National Reconciliation Week

May 26, 2020

Member for Griffith Terri Butler MP joins with local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and Australians more broadly in the commemoration of National Sorry Day on May 26.

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National Emergency Medal - Tropical Cyclone Debbie

April 21, 2020

The National Emergency Medal is now available to the Southside’s fearless emergency services workers, including volunteers, who directly responded to Tropical Cyclone Debbie in 2017.

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