Independent Senator for Tasmania Jacqui Lambie has received praise and acknowledgement of the positive role she played in saving more than 700 Tasmanian manufacturing jobs, in an opinion piece written by respected business writer and commentator Robert Gottliebsen. (attached 1)
“ I was pleasantly surprised when I received Mr Gottliebsen’s latest article and read where he described my intervention in the Simplot industrial dispute resolution as helping: speed it up -- very few Tasmanian left-wing politicians have ever understood how you boost employment in Tasmania. Although being described as left-wing was a novel experience. ” said Senator Lambie.