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Kristie Johnston

Johnston Seeks Candidate’s Position on Pokies

Independent Member for Clark, Kristie Johnston, is calling on all three mayoral candidates in the upcoming Glenorchy City Council by-election to publically state their position on the removal of poker machines in pubs and clubs. “It has been a long-held and firm position of the Glenorchy City Council that poker machines do not belong in pubs and clubs in our…

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Johnston seeks Ministerial briefings

The Independent Member for Clark, Kristie Johnston, has written to all Cabinet Ministers seeking a briefing on their portfolio responsibilities. “I have written to all nine Ministers,” Ms Johnston said. “As a newly elected member of parliament, I need to hit the ground running and gain as much knowledge as I can before this parliament sits for the first time…

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New Health Minister Must Listen

The Independent Member for Clark, Kristie Johnston, today welcomed the appointment of Jeremy Rockliff as the new health minister. “Mr Rockliff has a reputation for competency and engagement in his previous portfolios, and he’s going to need those skills, and more, to turn around a health system close to collapse,” Ms Johnston said. “Previous health ministers have failed to invest…

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