WHO IS COURTNEY NGUYEN?
- Courtney Nguyễn is the pre-selected Liberal Party candidate for the NSW federal electorate of Fowler, which is located in the south western suburbs of Sydney;
- Courtney arrived in Australia almost 30 years ago from Vietnam and has lived in both Cabramatta and then Edensor Park;
- She spends her time helping local Vietnamese community organisations and is an active member of the Cancer Council NSW and a supporter of Meals on Wheels in Liverpool;
WHAT DOES THE FEDERAL ELECTORATE OF FOWLER LOOK LIKE?
- The federal NSW seat of Fowler is located in the south western suburbs of Sydney and covers the suburbs of Cabramatta, Cabramatta West, Canley Heights, Chipping Norton, Liverpool etc – ( you can find out more on the suburbs on the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) website);
- The seat of Fowler is currently held by Labor MP Chris Hayes, who is retiring from politics. There was controversy on the Labor pre-selection process where hopeful Vietnamese Australian lawyer Tu Le was cast aside and Kristina Keneally ( who is currently a senator) was parachuted in to be the Labor candidate;
- The demographics of Fowler are quite diverse with a large population of those coming from a Vietnamese background (15.2%), Iraqi background (6.8%), Cambodian (3.4%), Chinese (2.2%) and Indian (1.6%);
WHY IS COURTNEY PUTTING HER HAND UP AND RUNNING AS A CANDIDATE?
- Courtney wants to use her local knowledge of communities to secure funding for essential services which will make the Australian economy stronger;
- She is passionate about ensuring taxes stay low;
- She also wants to back local small businesses to create more jobs;
MEDIA ON COURTNEY NGUYEN – here are a few media articles talking about Courtney and her candidacy:
- Liberals name nine additional NSW candidates ahead of the federal election;
- Federal Liberals select nine election candidates in NSW seats despite legal challenge;
WHERE CAN YOU FIND COURTNEY?
- Facebook: CourtneyNguyen4Fowler;
- Website: https://nswliberal.org.au/Federal/Courtney-Nguyen/Meet-Courtney;
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