Writer's Articles - Martyn Goddard

Why the Braddon pork barrel is a giant rort ...

GST top-up to cost $80 billion ...

How safe is our GST?

Low wages – and how the government keeps them there

The (austere) golden age of Peter Gutwein

The health message that has escaped both major parties ...

Liberal health pledge cooks the books

Hospital emergency crisis revealed in leaked document

Peter Gutwein is wrong on debt. Here are the numbers that prove it

'Community Health underfunded by $84 million'

So there’s an election. What happens now?

'Schools shortchanged by $51 million, analysis shows'

How to fix our hospitals

Rebates freeze hits GP bulk-billing rates again

Baroque is back ...

Health groups blame Government for hospital crisis

The emergency in Emergency

Unemployment: an exercise in spin ...

When hospitals make patients sick ...

The parallel worlds of public hospitals and Peter Gutwein ...

Bulk-billing rates crash

Rolled on smokes: Blow to Ferguson authority

Can the Liberals change on health?

STATE: How Hodgman, Gutwein and Ferguson lost the election ...

The destructive madness of hospital funding

The AMA's attack on Liberal policy ...

A horror budget for patients

More young Tasmanians take up smoking

The festival that got away ...

STATE: Lies trump truth in the GST carve-up

NATION: Turnbull's Tax Plan: A disaster for Tasmania ... ?

The great big crash in tobacco consumption

The pathology scare campaign

Mt Lyell re-opening likely within two to three years

STATE: Wages in private boom but public slump

STATE: The Truth about Jobs ...

Climate change puts UTAS plans at risk

Urgent patients waiting months or years for care

Health underfunded by $1.4 billion over a decade

STATE: ‘True’ unemployment rate hits 18% – the nation’s worst

After a big win for Brisbane, Baroque looks at China

Eric Abetz is Rodney Croome’s best friend

Hospitals hit workload crisis

Job numbers ‒ good, bad, ugly

STATE: The mean little god of small government

JOBS: The outlook is gloomier than it has been for a long time. Charities under pressure

The State Government’s under-funding of health ...

The Far-Right threat to Federation ...

Jobs: Tassie's recovery halts ...

Health reform ... and the perils of hope

Seven per cent can’t afford the doctor

Medicare: the co-payment lives!

Brisbane Baroque is the reinvention of a highly successful music festival ...

Lies, damned lies and Peter Gutwein

Hobart Baroque? No. Brisbane Baroque

STATE: Fixing hospitals? Here’s how. Nyrstar's hand out ...

Doctors versus Liberals (1)

How to squash an economy

MYEFO takes $86 million from Tasmania's Health Budget

The last of Leo ...

Pay freeze will increase hospital costs

A bad budget for patients

Critic of Tasmania’s health reform gets Government invitation to contribute to plan

Hobart Baroque and the Tasmanian economy

The brief life and swift death of Hobart Baroque

Ripping off hospitals

Public Hospitals: Cost up, Services down, Safety poor

Health: These newest cuts simply worsen an already dire situation

Audit: Staggering ignorance of health care funding. Diesel rebate: Policy insanity

Andrew Wilkie: The rebuild is a mess and the previous State Government misled the community

A Festival of Waste

How to fix our hospitals

Hospital doctor numbers slashed by 120 after cuts

The health money-go-round

The worst in Australia

Why are our public hospitals so wasteful?

$40 million to be wasted on another health review instead of surgery and nurses

That’s the way the money goes! The federal health bailout and its priorities

Why tobacco prohibition won’t work

Health bailout surgery to start this month

The Cassandra syndrome: two economists and the coming financial crisis

Is prevention really better than cure? And how much does it cost?

Another federal health plan falls apart

Hospital budgets to be cut by new pricing scheme

How to save our hospitals

The federal health package: less than meets the eye

Hospitals and the $100 million band-aid

But wait! There’s worse!