ALP chooses Kerr
Labor has announced that Eric Kerr has been selected as the ALP candidate for the seat of Indi at the upcoming federal election.
Eric was the ALP candidate in 2013 and said he was looking forward to running again.
‘‘I’m very proud to represent Labor in Indi,’’ Mr Kerr said.
‘‘We are the party Medicare, the party Gonski, the party of NBN and NDIS.
‘‘Health and of of the education are vital services for everyone in Indi, whether they live out on a farm or in towns.
‘‘As the concerns expressed by local doctors have shown, Indi is missing out on vital funding. This has to change.’’
Mr Kerr pointed to the protest from school children last week, and said that communities wanted to see fresh blood in parliament, a new perspective, and a shake-up from the old.
‘‘I will deliver Kerr said.
‘‘As a past candidate I have spent the last three years preparing to run again and was keen to hit the campaign trail.
‘‘Today I’ve been on the road visiting towns throughout the electorate.
‘‘Tomorrow I’m off to Canberra to meet with Anthony Albanese, Shadow Minister for Transport and Infrastructure.
‘‘I’ll be using this opportunity to meet with other shadow ministers as well.’’ that,’’ Mr