June 2016 archive

About Stephen

“At the turn of the last century Stephen Ruff, all but solely, was responsible for rescuing the orthopaedic and trauma service at Dubbo Base Hospital. With his leadership, he mustered his colleagues from RNSH and beyond to maintain a first-class service which continues to flourish. Health is the single major item in Federal and State …

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Election Day – Vote 1 Ruff

Election day is tomorrow, Saturday the 2nd of July. Please make your vote count! For more information about Stephen see http://drsruff.org

Independent’s Day

We can have an Independent Member for North Sydney! To do this, we need your help on election day (This Saturday). If you can assist in any way, please contact Cathy on 0429-391-036. For more details see our website – http://drsruff.org

Our greatest responsibility?

“As a society we need to focus, not just on our own standard of living, but on the standard of living of our children. Where practical, we need to avoid policies which result in short term financial gain at the expense of abandoning this vision.” Please consider voting for Stephen this Saturday. For more information …

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Australia is an energy-rich country

Solar energy is fast approaching the cost of fossil-based fuels, when this happens, Australia will be amongst the most energy-rich countries in the world. We must embrace renewable energy. Not only for this reason but to preserve our environment. It is our children’s future. For more information about Stephens campaign please see http://drsruff.org/

In the 50’s we did not sell our hospitals to pay the bills

In the 50’s we drove FC Holdens. We did not sell our hospitals to pay the bills. Both the state Liberal and Labor parties tried to do this at RNSH … the electorates major teaching hospital. This was prevented by community action. Please consider voting for Stephen in Saturday’s federal election for the seat of North …

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Time to fix our healthcare system.

The Minister for Health has announced that 30% of spending on health has been wasted (1). This amounts to $46 billion per annum. Over ten years this is the same order of magnitude as the USA bailout in the Global Financial Crisis. This gigantic waste must be fully investigated including a full analysis of the …

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Your time would be invaluable.

We can make the 2nd of July Independent’s day in the seat of North Sydney.  There are many ways you can help. In the run-up to polling day, tell your friends and family about Stephen.  Encourage them to share our posts on social media.  Volunteer to help on election day.  For more information see http://drsruff.org …

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Wendy Whiteley’s Garden

Wendy Whiteley is known for the restoration and landscaping of derelict railway land in Lavender Bay. It is a “magic garden”.  In a society, where in the future, our children will grow up in apartments and attend schools that resemble office blocks, the preservation of such green space is essential.

Meet the Candidates this Evening in Greenwich

The Greenwich community Association has organised a  meet the candidates forum which will be held at the Greenwich Community Centre this evening Friday, 24th June @ 7.30 pm.  The address is 46 Greenwich Rd, in the Greenwich Library, opposite Coolabah Ave.  Stephen will be in attendance. Each candidate will speak for up to 5 minutes to …

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