Macklin-Bracks hand over administration of the Victorian Labor Party to the Interim Governance Committee, and Open Labor thanks them for their important work. We welcome party monitor John Thwaites, and we congratulate the Interim Governance Committee on their appointment. They have a critical task, … [Read more...] about Macklin-Bracks hand over administration of VIC ALP to Interim Governance Committee
ALP reform 2021 Macklin-Bracks
February 2: Macklin-Bracks hand over VIC ALP administration and the eighth or ninth ALP review to the Interim Governance Committee. What has happened since then? Open Labor thanks Jenny and Steve for their important work, we welcome party monitor John Thwaites, and we congratulate the … [Read more...] about Macklin-Bracks hand over VIC ALP administration & another review
Welcome to the new edition of the Victorian Labor Members' Update. You can read the full edition online here.If you have any questions or ideas, we are working remotely but still contactable at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 9933 8500 to leave a message for any of the team.Branch meetings will resume … [Read more...] about Victorian members’ update – 26 Feb 2021
1 February 2021: Victorian Labor members received an email from Jenny Macklin and Steve Bracks advising that they have now completed their period as Administrators of Victorian Labor and that last Friday the ALP National Executive received and adopted their proposed new Victorian ALP rules. The … [Read more...] about The Macklin-Bracks reforms to Victorian Labor explained
In June 2020, the ALP National Executive appointed Steve Bracks and Jenny Macklin as Victorian Party Administrators to address Victorian ALP reform. The process has evolved quickly. 27 November 2020: National Executive considered the 37 reform recommendations arising. 29 January 2021: National … [Read more...] about VIC ALP rule draft rule changes approved by Nat. Exec.
Dear Victorian Branch members, today marks the end of our period of Administration of the Victorian Branch of the ALP. The past twelve months have been difficult for all of us as Party members, not only as we dealt with the significant challenges our Party faced in response to the shocking … [Read more...] about Final Macklin–Bracks members’ update on VIC Labor reform 1 Feb 2021
On February 2, Administrators Steve Bracks and Jenny Macklin handed over administration of the Victorian Labor Party to the Interim Governance Committee. Open Labor thanks Jenny and Steve for their important work, we welcome party monitor John Thwaites, and we congratulate the Interim … [Read more...] about VIC reform: OL seeks independents’ representation on the Interim Governance Committee
With the term of Jenny Macklin and Steve Bracks as Administrators of the Victorian ALP finishing on Sunday Jan 31, this is the current state of play as far as I know it. Eric Dearricott, Secretary of the Independents reports. The drafting of the new rules Holding Redlich prepared an … [Read more...] about What’s happening with VIC reform?
On 7 December 2020 Open Labor wrote to ALP National Secretary Paul Erickson outlining our concerns regarding the make-up of the Interim Governance Committee, established to oversee the Macklin-Bracks reforms until a new Administrative Committee is elected at the next State Conference. By 23 … [Read more...] about Members shut out of reform process – Open Labor letter signed by 107 Victorian members to the ALP National Executive
Paul EricksonNational Secretary, Australian Labor PartyVia email National.email@example.com 7 December, 2020 Dear Paul, We write as genuine community members of the Australian Labor Party (Victorian branch) to express our dismay that the Interim Governance Committee, recommended … [Read more...] about Open Labor letter to ALP National Secretary Paul Erickson