James Purcell says an independent member for South West Coast would bring region millions in funding

Ben Silvester
August 11 2022 - 6:02am
Astonished: Former independent state Member for Western Victoria James Purcell is surprised an independent candidate for South West Coast hasn't stepped forward.

Former Victorian MP James Purcell has said south-west voters are losing millions of dollars in government funding by electing major party candidates.

Ben Silvester

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