NSW Legislative Council passes resolution supporting a properly funded media, after recent Fairfax job cuts announcement

On 10 May 2017 the NSW Legislative Council passed unanimously.


The Hon. JOHN GRAHAM ( 11:06 ): 

I move:

(1) That this House notes:

(a) the recent announcement of cuts to staffing at both Fairfax and News Corp.; and

(b) staff at Fairfax have engaged in a one-week strike.

(2) That this House believes that a properly funded media supports the operation of government a democracy in New South Wales.

Motion agreed to.