Greens standing up for what matters

"With Labor in disarray and the backroom boys removing the first female Prime Minister, the Greens continue to stand as a strong consistent and progressive voice in Australian politics ready to take on Tony Abbott," Greens Leader Senator Christine Milne said.

Gonski passes Senate: Statement from Senator Penny Wright

"After a decade of advocacy from the Australian Greens, Australia is now much closer to a needs-based funding system following the passage of the Australian Education Bill 2013," Australian Greens spokesperson for Schools Senator Penny Wright said today.

Greens propose prefab housing to ease homelessness

Australian Greens housing spokesperson Senator Scott Ludlam says modern, pre-fabricated homes should play a part in solving the national housing and homelessness crisis, by delivering new homes that are cheaper and faster to build and more energy efficient than conventionally-built homes.

Government must abandon data retention

The Federal Government must unequivocally reject mandatory telecommunications data retention in the wake of the release of the National Security Inquiry report, the Australian Greens said today.