Analysis shows Adelaide rents – even in the cheapest suburbs – are unaffordable for low-income earners. Ross Womersley calls for urgent State Government action before COVID rental support comes to an end this year.
Taxpayers are set to get more in their pay packets – but at what cost to the broader community?
With South Australian renters continuing to grapple with high utility costs, a good move would be to reverse a legislative change which hit tenants with water supply charges, writes Ross Womersley.
The Opposition should be commended for its political courage in rejecting the State Government’s latest “tough on crime” measure, argues Ross Womersley from welfare group SACOSS.
Opponents of the State Government’s major bank levy need to explain how they would fill South Australia’s revenue shortfall, argues Ross Womersley.
South Australia should follow Victoria’s lead and introduce a tax on disused properties, argues Ross Womersley.