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Canberra Times
Greens urge funding to save environmental defenders officeand assistance to the community on a range of issues including planning and the
Greens urge funding to save environmental defenders office
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
and assistance to the community on a range of issues including planning and the protection of endangered species." The Abbott government cut funding from the network of EDOs across the country in 2014, a decision that was at odds with a... Read more
6h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Salvaging Justice for Asylum Seekers? Reflections on a Wicked Political Problem – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethicscommitment whatever to finding resettlement options outside PNG for proven refu
Salvaging Justice for Asylum Seekers? Reflections on a Wicked Political Problem – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
commitment whatever to finding resettlement options outside PNG for proven refugees held on Manus Island. Neither did the Abbott government; neither does the Turnbull government. Having written the cheque, our governments of both persuasions have... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fancy dress financial regulators must gothe regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was th
Fancy dress financial regulators must go
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 hours ago
the regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was the inquiry's only recommendation that the Abbott government rejected. Because of ASIC's staggeringly poor performance, and all the recent banking and insurance... Read more
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7h
WA Today
Fancy dress financial regulators must gothe regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was th
Fancy dress financial regulators must go
WA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
the regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was the inquiry's only recommendation that the Abbott government rejected. Because of ASIC's staggeringly poor performance, and all the recent banking and insurance... Read more
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7h
Sydney Morning Herald
Fancy dress financial regulators must gothe regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was th
Fancy dress financial regulators must go
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
the regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was the inquiry's only recommendation that the Abbott government rejected. Our two financial regulators are like a clown car with two drivers, hurtling down the... Read more
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7h
Canberra Times
Fancy dress financial regulators must gothe regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was th
Fancy dress financial regulators must go
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
the regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was the inquiry's only recommendation that the Abbott government rejected. Because of ASIC's staggeringly poor performance, and all the recent banking and insurance... Read more
4 related stories
7h
The Age
Fancy dress financial regulators must gothe regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was th
Fancy dress financial regulators must go
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
the regulators. In fact, creating a Financial Regulator Assessment Board was the inquiry's only recommendation that the Abbott government rejected. Our two financial regulators are like a clown car with two drivers, hurtling down the... Read more
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13h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fallen Australian soldiers are being brought back from Malaysiaof the Vietnam War (1962-75). Dependants who were buried with the soldiers are
Fallen Australian soldiers are being brought back from Malaysia
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
of the Vietnam War (1962-75). Dependants who were buried with the soldiers are also being brought home. Last year, the Abbott government offered to bring back 27 servicemen and eight Australian dependants from the Terendak Military Cemetery in... Read more
14h
Sky News Australia
PM's company tax cut too expensive: Shortenin place for at least 10 years. The two per cent temporary levy on those earni
PM's company tax cut too expensive: Shorten
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 hours ago
in place for at least 10 years. The two per cent temporary levy on those earning above above $180,000, introduced by the Abbott government in 2014, is legislated to end in mid-2017. 'It's the wrong priorities in a time of tough budgetary... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Shorten struggles to name women captainsif federal Labor wins the election. The ABC axed its broadcasts of women's soc
Shorten struggles to name women captains
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
if federal Labor wins the election. The ABC axed its broadcasts of women's soccer and basketball to save cash after the Abbott government hit it with a $254 million budget cut in 2014. Labor is promising $21 million over four years to the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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The Border Mail
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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The Courier
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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The Young Witness
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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Western Advocate
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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Manning River Times
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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The North West Star
Shorten vows to boost women’s sportAshes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's Na
Shorten vows to boost women’s sport
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Ashes. The ABC pulled back on its sports coverage, including of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), after the Abbott government cut its budget by $250 million in 2014. Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare said the money was not... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Labor vows to support women's sports on TVif federal Labor wins the election. The ABC axed its broadcasts of women's soc
Labor vows to support women's sports on TV
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
if federal Labor wins the election. The ABC axed its broadcasts of women's soccer and basketball to save cash after the Abbott government hit it with a $254 million budget cut in 2014. Bill Shorten will pledge $21 million over four years to the... Read more
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The Age
Rudd, Gillard, Abbott and Turnbull: cynicism about politicians is deeper than everthe wit of Keating. An outsider in his own party. A champion of principle, rath
Rudd, Gillard, Abbott and Turnbull: cynicism about politicians is deeper than ever
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
the wit of Keating. An outsider in his own party. A champion of principle, rather than expedience. While a minister in the Abbott government, he often seemed to be winking at us, signalling that he shared our frustrations. OK, I know this policy is... Read more
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Herald Sun
A lesson in election fibbinghigh school student and $430 for primary students. It was paid in two instalmen
A lesson in election fibbing
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
high school student and $430 for primary students. It was paid in two instalments and was due to expire in July after the Abbott government axed it. Labor had campaigned over the issue for years, running huge social media campaigns over the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Milton maternity petition after 4000 signatures | Videosthe Federal Government of “mad economics” in planning to cut $57 billion from n
Milton maternity petition after 4000 signatures | Videos
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
the Federal Government of “mad economics” in planning to cut $57 billion from national health funding in the previous Abbott government budget. “Axing of bulk billing would mean many people would put off their visit to the doctor but if a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shorten's rhetorical rampage fails to convincepower again but you see overall I think they did a reasonable job. And within a
Shorten's rhetorical rampage fails to convince
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
power again but you see overall I think they did a reasonable job. And within a few short months what I have seen from the Abbott government is a total disaster. So while I don't like totally the choices available Labor seems the best choice for... Read more
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Perth Now
Australia’s $180 billion problemstrengthened mandatory reporting for companies about how they treat new mothers
Australia’s $180 billion problem
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
strengthened mandatory reporting for companies about how they treat new mothers, despite earlier promises from the Abbott government that there would be no extension of reporting requirements for businesses. “The federal government has... Read more
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Herald Sun
Your crappy internet matters nowof NBN services, as well as the technology it’s chosen to engage. After taking
Your crappy internet matters now
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
of NBN services, as well as the technology it’s chosen to engage. After taking over the project from Labor in 2013, the Abbott government ordered that the NBN abandon its state-of-the-art, yet expensive, fibre-to-the-premises model. Instead, it... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pink batt businesses to take Government to court over lack of compensationpromise to set up a royal commission, but it also promised to help those busine
Pink batt businesses to take Government to court over lack of compensation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
promise to set up a royal commission, but it also promised to help those businesses devastated by the failed program. The Abbott government last year introduced an industry payment scheme, but payouts were limited to registered installers —... Read more
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News.com.au
Your crappy internet speed could decide electionof NBN services, as well as the technology it’s chosen to engage. After taking
Your crappy internet speed could decide election
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
of NBN services, as well as the technology it’s chosen to engage. After taking over the project from Labor in 2013, the Abbott government ordered that the NBN abandon its state-of-the-art, yet expensive, fibre-to-the-premises model. Instead, it... Read more
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Perth Now
Your crappy internet speed could decide electionof NBN services, as well as the technology it’s chosen to engage. After taking
Your crappy internet speed could decide election
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
of NBN services, as well as the technology it’s chosen to engage. After taking over the project from Labor in 2013, the Abbott government ordered that the NBN abandon its state-of-the-art, yet expensive, fibre-to-the-premises model. Instead, it... Read more
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7d
Daily Telegraph
National security MUST be a top-order election issueWe can certainly do better than the flag draped ‘national security statement’,
National security MUST be a top-order election issue
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
We can certainly do better than the flag draped ‘national security statement’, defined narrowly about terrorism, that the Abbott government broadcast a year ago. Times have changed since 2013. Our security environment has deteriorated further.... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Farmers call for wage reductionFinlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commo
Farmers call for wage reduction
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
Finlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commonsense measures" were needed. The former Abbott government pledged not to change workplace relations laws until its second term. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has... Read more
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Northern Star
Farmers call for wage reductionFinlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commo
Farmers call for wage reduction
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
Finlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commonsense measures" were needed. The former Abbott government pledged not to change workplace relations laws until its second term. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Farmers call for wage reductionFinlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commo
Farmers call for wage reduction
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Finlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commonsense measures" were needed. The former Abbott government pledged not to change workplace relations laws until its second term. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Farmers call for wage reductionFinlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commo
Farmers call for wage reduction
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Finlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commonsense measures" were needed. The former Abbott government pledged not to change workplace relations laws until its second term. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has... Read more
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Queensland Times
Farmers call for wage reductionFinlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commo
Farmers call for wage reduction
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
Finlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commonsense measures" were needed. The former Abbott government pledged not to change workplace relations laws until its second term. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Farmers call for wage reductionFinlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commo
Farmers call for wage reduction
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Finlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commonsense measures" were needed. The former Abbott government pledged not to change workplace relations laws until its second term. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has... Read more
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News Mail
Farmers call for wage reductionFinlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commo
Farmers call for wage reduction
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Finlay said while the backpacker tax had been a big election issue, more "commonsense measures" were needed. The former Abbott government pledged not to change workplace relations laws until its second term. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has... Read more
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9d
Sydney Morning Herald
The truth behind the 'gay agenda'equality, Bill Shorten has also promised to legislate within 100 days. At a re
The truth behind the 'gay agenda'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
equality, Bill Shorten has also promised to legislate within 100 days. At a recent Liberal Party fundraiser for former Abbott government minister Kevin Andrews, leaflets were left on donors' dinner plates, claiming that by backing the... Read more
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The Age
The truth behind the 'gay agenda'equality, Bill Shorten has also promised to legislate within 100 days. At a re
The truth behind the 'gay agenda'
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
equality, Bill Shorten has also promised to legislate within 100 days. At a recent Liberal Party fundraiser for former Abbott government minister Kevin Andrews, leaflets were left on donors' dinner plates, claiming that by backing the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
False economy to cut health funding: Laborhealth system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 bill
False economy to cut health funding: Labor
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
health system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 billion in health spending cuts the Abbott government made in its first budget. Ms King signalled further announcements later in the campaign which would focus... Read more
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9d
Herald Sun
False economy to cut health funding: Laborhealth system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 bill
False economy to cut health funding: Labor
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
health system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 billion in health spending cuts the Abbott government made in its first budget. Ms King signalled further announcements later in the campaign which would focus... Read more
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9d
Weekly Times
False economy to cut health funding: Laborhealth system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 bill
False economy to cut health funding: Labor
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
health system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 billion in health spending cuts the Abbott government made in its first budget. Ms King signalled further announcements later in the campaign which would focus... Read more
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9d
News.com.au
Shorten promises gay rights watchdogbetween Mr Turnbull’s previously expressed views on marriage equality and clima
Shorten promises gay rights watchdog
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
between Mr Turnbull’s previously expressed views on marriage equality and climate change, and his continuation with Abbott government policies in the areas. The Opposition has already promised to introduce marriage equality legislation into... Read more
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9d
News.com.au
False economy to cut health fundinghealth system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 bill
False economy to cut health funding
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
health system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 billion in health spending cuts the Abbott government made in its first budget. Ms King signalled further announcements later in the campaign which would focus... Read more
6 related stories
9d
Perth Now
False economy to cut health funding: Laborhealth system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 bill
False economy to cut health funding: Labor
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
health system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 billion in health spending cuts the Abbott government made in its first budget. Ms King signalled further announcements later in the campaign which would focus... Read more
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9d
Adelaide Now
False economy to cut health funding: Laborhealth system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 bill
False economy to cut health funding: Labor
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
health system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 billion in health spending cuts the Abbott government made in its first budget. Ms King signalled further announcements later in the campaign which would focus... Read more
6 related stories
9d
The Courier Mail
False economy to cut health funding: Laborhealth system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 bill
False economy to cut health funding: Labor
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
health system, she said. Labor has yet to say whether it will restore $57 billion in health spending cuts the Abbott government made in its first budget. Ms King signalled further announcements later in the campaign which would focus... Read more
6 related stories
9d
The Courier Mail
Shorten promises gay rights watchdogbetween Mr Turnbull’s previously expressed views on marriage equality and clima
Shorten promises gay rights watchdog
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
between Mr Turnbull’s previously expressed views on marriage equality and climate change, and his continuation with Abbott government policies in the areas. The Opposition has already promised to introduce marriage equality legislation into... Read more
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