Police, firefighters and nurses march on Parliament

Kate Sikora, Daily Telegraph, June 15, 2011 Even the rain couldn't put a dampner on the rally outside Parliament House today, with unions claiming about 12,000 public servants turned out. The protest blocked Macquarie Street, shutting down parts of the CBD and causing traffic delays. For more than an hour, teachers, nurses, police and thousands of government employees rallied on the street, protesting against the Government’s new laws that cap pay rises at 2.5 per cent. ... Police