Coronavirus Tag

James Paterson - The Australian - Thursday 23 April The emergency measures put in place to control the spread of corona­virus are necessary, but history shows that radical econo­mic interventions imposed in times of crisis should be removed as quickly as possible once the crisis passes. Extraordinary times justify...

SENATOR KATY GALLAGHER CHAIR OF THE SENATE SELECT COMMITTEE ON COVID-19 SENATOR FOR THE AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY SENATOR JAMES PATERSON DEPUTY CHAIR OF THE SENATE SELECT COMMITTEE ON COVID-19 SENATOR FOR VICTORIA SENATE INQUIRY INTO COVID-19 RESPONSE TO GET UNDERWAY THIS WEEK The Senate Select Committee on COVID-19 will hold its first public...

Anthony Galloway - Sydney Morning Herald - Wednesday 15 April 2020 Australian politicians from both major parties have called on the World Health Organisation to give Taiwan membership, blasting the UN body's performance in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. The intervention by federal MPs comes after Taiwan accused...

Ben Packham - The Australian - Tuesday 14 April 2020 The World Health Organisation has backed the reopening of China’s notorious wet markets, prompting calls from Scott Morrison for greater “transparency” from the UN body on the causes of the COVID-19 outbreak. Despite strong evidence the coronavirus...

MEDIA STATEMENT Senator James Paterson Liberal Senator for Victoria                                                                                                Wednesday 08 April 2020 2020 Senate Select Committee inquiry into COVID-19 Senator James Paterson will be the government’s nominee as deputy chair of the Senate Select Committee into the response to COVID-19. The Senate Committee will be chaired by Labor Senator...