[MEDIA RELEASE] – Keep Me Posted campaign increases momentum
On Monday the Keep Me Posted team headed to Tasmania to continue lobbying politicians to support the campaign to promote paper bills and statements for Australians without penalty of fees. Senator Anne Urquhart, Member for Braddon Justine Keay, Colin Ormsby from Fair Go for Pensioners, Judy Huett from Speak Out and Kellie Northwood Executive Director of the Keep Me Posted campaign, were guest speakers at the campaign’s first Public Forum. Hosted by Senator Anne Urquhart, the Public Forum set out to engage with members of the community and discuss key campaign issues.
In the presence of the media, over 50 members of the community, representatives of charities and local councilors the public forum called for the end of fees for paper bills and statements on a social justice platform.