Democracy calls us to action! Vote 1 Kelly Vincent, Dignity Party, Upper House!

A COUPLE OF WAYS YOU CAN REALLY HELP THE DIGNITY PARTY NOW! Hi everyone, Kelly Vincent and the Dignity Party campaign team, candidates (we are fielding 34 candidates) and volunteers have all been extremely busy!  I am writing to you...

SA Economic Future 1 Year To Election Day

Who will drive a fair economic future for our state? It is predicted that energy generation, cost and reliability will drive the political agenda as we head towards the State Election (17th March,2018), yet that single issue should not overshadow...

Your “like” and “share” will get Dignity Party there!

60 weeks to SA election 2018! Scrutiny of our public officials, and politicians is an important part of our democracy.  Since Kelly Vincent MLC was elected in 2010, South Australia has established an Independent Commission against Crime and Corruption (ICAC). ...

Electoral (Optional Preferential Voting) Amendment Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I will speak this evening very briefly on behalf of Dignity for Disability to support the second reading of this bill. I will not rehash the issues that have led to the Hon. Mr Parnell moving...

Constitution (General Elections) Amendment Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Obtained leave and introduced a bill for an act to amend the Constitution Act 1934. Read a first time. Second Reading The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That this bill be now read a second time....

People with Disabilities in Local Government Elections

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: By way of a supplementary question, does the minister know of any women with disabilities nominating for council, and what is the government doing to decrease the significant barriers that people with disabilities in general can...

Make it Count – Voting in an Era of Change

Election day today will be buffeted not just by windy weather, but also by the winds of change blowing through the Upper House, says Dignity for Disability Party Leader Kelly Vincent MLC. "Australia has seen huge changes in the Federal...

A Voice for All at the Ballot Box: D4D Releases Policy for Electoral Reform

Ahead of tomorrow’s election Dignity for Disability has released a policy to reform South Australia’s electoral process. Focusing on making the voting process accessible to all eligible South Australians, the policy proposes reform through the introduction of new legislation. "The...

How About a 21st Century Campaign Program?

Dignity for Disability Leader Kelly Vincent MLC has called on South Australian political parties to get into the 21st century and start campaigning in a more accessible fashion. "So here we are on Day 1 of the official election campaign...

A Fresh Start for SA with d4d

28Dignity for Disability Leader, Kelly Vincent, today announced seven Lower House candidates for State Election 2014. "Each of our candidates has been selected because of their unique personal experiences, as well as their shared, strong commitment to equality and just...