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NBN – High speed broadband: coming to your town

Senator for the ACT, Kate Lundy, Labor Candidate for Canberra Gai Brodtmann and Labor Candidate for Fraser Andrew Leigh and Labor Second Senate Candidate David Mathews today welcomed the announcement that Federal Labor will extend NBN Co’s fibre coverage objective from 90 per cent to 93 per cent across Australia. Viewed 170921 times by 4123 […]

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Campaign Media Alert – Labor Senator for the ACT – Kate Lundy

*** MEDIA ALERT *** On Monday Senator for the ACT, Kate Lundy, will walk in the shoes of a childcare worker as part of the Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Union’s Big Steps in Childcare campaign. Viewed 40424 times by 2517 viewers

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CSIRO and 2 ACT Universities receive $40.7 million funding for outstanding research

Federal Member for Fraser Bob McMullan and Senator for the ACT Kate Lundy today congratulated the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), the Australian National University (ANU) and the University of Canberra (UC) and their hard working researchers on receiving a total of $40,742,839 to fund 107 outstanding research projects from the Rudd Government. […]

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Once again the Liberal Senator ignores the facts

Liberal Senator Humphries claim that there will be less Australian Federal Police (AFP) personnel in the ACT is utter nonsense and ‘has no basis in fact,’ ACT Senator Lundy has said today. Not only has staff numbers for the AFP Australia wide increased by 296 and sworn police officers have increased by 341 in the […]

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Local schools winners in 2009 ANZAC Day Schools’ Awards

Presentation today Media are welcome to attend the presentation at Trinity Christian School at 10am sharp. Senator for the ACT Kate Lundy is today presenting Trinity Christian School winner in the Australian Government’s Anzac Day Schools’ Awards their certificate. Senator Lundy said the awards encourage school students to learn about Australia’s wartime heritage and to […]

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Mark Arbib Spinning out of control, but where was Kate Lundy?

Senator Humphries has shrugged off an attack on him in Question Time today by the Minister for Employment Participation, saying it tries to divert attention from Labor’s embarrassment over its treatment of Canberra. “This was a ridiculous attempt by Minister Arbib to cover up Labor’s failure to deliver for the ACT,” said Senator Humphries. Minister […]

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Improving education outcomes at University of Canberra

Federal Member for Fraser Bob McMullan and Senator for the ACT Kate Lundy have welcomed the announcement of Australian Government funding of $5,000,000 to help improve the higher education facilities of the University of Canberra (UC). The funding will be allocated to the Innovative Sustainable Practical Interactive Research in Education (InSPIRE) Centre, under the $71.5 […]

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Senator Kate Lundy – Broadband kiosk for seniors at Calvary

Calvary Retirement Community Canberra Limited will be the location of the first seniors internet kiosk in the ACT, Senator for the ACT Kate Lundy has announced today. The Australian Government has committed $15 million over three years to develop and implement the Broadband for Seniors initiative which will provide free access to computers, broadband services […]

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Kate Lundy and Gary Humphries – ACT Senators support a good cause

Senators’ for the ACT Kate Lundy and Gary Humphries will tomorrow show their support for the Parliament House Security Officers by running in the 13th Annual Phil Botha Memorial Charity Run. The run will involve Security officers running laps of Parliament House from 0500 to 1700 tomorrow Tuesday the 13th of October 2009. Senator Lundy […]

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ACT business given family-friendly boost

Seven ACT businesses have been awarded grants to set up work and family friendly arrangements in their workplace, under the Australian Government’s Fresh Ideas for Work and Family program. The grants were awarded to the following ACT businesses: · $2,000 Agile Digital Engineering Pty Ltd Kingston · $3,000 Interaction Consulting Group Phillip · $8,250 Property […]

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