Daniel Andrews

Victorian Government needs to be accountable

Daniel Andrews
Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews. Photo: The Age

As a Victorian born and bred I’m really frustrated at what’s happening in my home state with massive lockdowns and a night curfew.

Why is Victoria the only state experiencing this?

There’s currently an inquiry under way, which will hopefully give some of the answers, but evidence so far suggests there’s been high community transmission of COVID-19 from bungled hotel quarantine security.

People who know me well realise that I’m not party political. I’m pragmatic. I’ve worked on both sides of the political fence and treat issues on their merits.

The fundamental purpose of state and territory governments is to keep their citizens safe. That requires having effective police and health services.

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