Bega By-Election: Candidate Positions on Key Issues
Based on a survey of essential workers, we identified five key issues at this Bega By-Election. Then we worked out which two candidates for Bega were likely to gain the most votes – it is Michael Holland (Labor) and Fiona Kotvojs (Liberal). We reviewed their policies or the policies of the political party they represent. The table below shows the results.
|Michael Holland||Fiona Kotvojs|
|Supports good wages and conditions for healthcare workers||YES||NO|
|Supports strong workplace health and safety laws to prevent COVID-19 spread or workplace deaths||YES||NO|
|Supports free and accessible rapid antigen tests||YES||NO|
|Supports secure jobs that provide stability and allow people to plan for the future||YES||NO|
|Supports Wage Theft laws in NSW||YES||NO|