Whether it’s millions of dollars in donations, special cash meetings or cushy lobbyists jobs for retiring politicians, Labor and LNP politicians represent their big corporate mates - not Queenslanders.
The Greens will move to break up the cosy relationship between politicians, political parties and big corporations.
Strengthen the CCC
Reform the Crime and Corruption Commission to ensure hearings are public, and broaden the mandate for investigations to include misconduct.
Stop the Revolving Door
Extend the waiting period that politicians need to serve before they can re-enter parliament as a lobbyist, from 2 to 5 years.
Ban donations from fossil fuel companies, property developers and gambling corporations.
Ban cash-for-access meetings between corporations, and politicians and senior public servants.