The Greens call to raise taxes for the wealthy to help fund social housing in Queensland | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “The Greens call to raise taxes for the wealthy to help fund social housing in Queensland | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

The Greens Senator Larissa Waters is calling to raise taxes for the country’s wealthy, to help fund more social housing for regional Queensland.

“We could make sure that everyone has a roof over their heads if the billionaires and the big corporations pay their fair share.”

There are around 50,000 people currently on the social housing waiting list in Queensland as the state’s rental crisis continues.

7NEWS Australia YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

About This Source - 7NEWS Australia

Seven News is the television news service of the Seven Network and, as of 2016, the highest-rating in Australia. The news service draws upon overseas channels for select international coverage. The network’s Director of News and Current Affairs is Craig McPherson.

Recent from 7NEWS Australia:

  • Prime Minister Scott Morrison meets Nancy Pelosi, and visits the Pentagon in Washington | 7NEWS
  • Startrack workers go on strike in bid for job security guarantees | 7NEWS
  • Victoria records biggest daily COVID case increase EVER | 7NEWS
  • In This Story: Queensland

    Queensland (QLD) is an Australian state covering the continent’s northeast, with a coastline stretching nearly 7,000km. Its offshore Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest coral reef system, hosts thousands of marine species. The city of Cairns is a gateway to the reef and tropical Daintree Rainforest. The capital, Brisbane, is flanked by the surfing beaches of the Gold and Sunshine Coasts.

    5 Recent Items: Queensland

  • Boeing plans to build Loyal Wingman drones near Toowoomba, creating hundreds of jobs | ABC news
  • Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk “sick of being attacked for Queensland doing a great job” | 7NEWS
  • Fury at Melbourne’s COVID protests | Boys netball controversy | Sydney NYE Fireworks | 7NEWS
  • Queensland pharmacies begin Moderna rollout | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia
  • Reality TV show crew member bursts Queensland-NSW border bubble | 7NEWS
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.