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Coalition Must Hear the People and Invest in Cross River Rail

Malcolm Turnbull must heed the clear message from the Queensland election result and end his irrational refusal to invest in Brisbane’s much needed Cross River Rail project. Viewed 3722 times by 500 viewers

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Labor condemns North Korean missile test

Labor condemns North Korea’s latest ballistic missile test in the strongest terms. This test, which has the hallmarks of an intercontinental ballistic missile, is yet another provocative and dangerous act taken by the North Korean regime, in continuing and complete defiance of international law and UN Security Council resolutions. Viewed 3475 times by 478 viewers

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A fairer tax system for all Australians

Today Labor is announcing new plans to improve our tax system so that it is fair for all Australians. A Shorten Labor Government will introduce a standard minimum 30 per cent tax rate for discretionary trust distributions to mature beneficiaries (people over the age of 18). Labor’s policy will tackle the use of income splitting […]

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Report card shows another fail for Labor on hospitals! Senator Gary Humphries

The Australian Medical Association’s Annual Report Card on Public Hospitals has given a clear indication that hospitals around the country have not been fixed, more than two years after Labor promised a fix. “Labor has failed to deliver, and what makes it worse is that the buck is still well and truly passing,” said ACT […]

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Malcolm Turnbull – Senate inquiry into waste and mismanagement of the schools stimulus

The Coalition will today seek to refer the schools stimulus debacle to a Senate committee to investigate the systemic issues of waste and mismanagement and consider measures to ensure value for money for tax payers. The Primary Schools for the Twenty First Century program has been plagued by examples of waste, mismanagement and lack of […]

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Malcolm Turnbull – Address to the Hunter Business Chamber, Newcastle

Well thank you, Bob. That’s a very kind introduction. It’s wonderful to be here. This is a great occasion. And it’s good to be here with the Mayor as well and also with so many old friends, of course some of them are very youthful friends, I’ve known them for a long time like Reg […]

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Jobs fund to support over 190 jobs in Western Australia

The Rudd Government today announced the first funding to be provided in Western Australia under the Government’s $650 million Jobs Fund, to support jobs in communities hardest hit by the global economic recession. In Western Australia, $4.5 million will be provided for 6 projects that will support over 190 jobs and 60 work experience positions, […]

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