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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Labor budget 'black hole' could be less than $20b: new analysiselected. "The messiness has been the Treasurer and Finance Minister deciding t
Labor budget 'black hole' could be less than $20b: new analysis
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 hours ago
elected. "The messiness has been the Treasurer and Finance Minister deciding to announce Labor policies," Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen said. "They would be better off concentrating on their own and getting the details right."Coalition hones in on... Read more
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Perth Now
Labor vows to release costingsLABOR has vowed to release its policy costings “well before” polling day, as Tr
Labor vows to release costings
Perth Now / Posted 13 hours ago
LABOR has vowed to release its policy costings “well before” polling day, as Treasurer Scott Morrison and shadow treasurer Chris Bowen continue to refine their parties’ economic positions. With the campaign entering its fifth week, the pair have... Read more
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15h
Perth Now
This was Labor’s worst week yetbonus, forcing Labor to later admit it planned to scrap the payment, despite pr
This was Labor’s worst week yet
Perth Now / Posted 15 hours ago
bonus, forcing Labor to later admit it planned to scrap the payment, despite promising to keep it. Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen also confirmed Labor would not change the aged pension assets test. Scrutiny of Mr Feeney’s forgotten $2.3m home... Read more
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16h
Herald Sun
This was Labor’s worst week yetbonus, forcing Labor to later admit it planned to scrap the payment, despite pr
This was Labor’s worst week yet
Herald Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
bonus, forcing Labor to later admit it planned to scrap the payment, despite promising to keep it. Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen also confirmed Labor would not change the aged pension assets test. Scrutiny of Mr Feeney’s forgotten $2.3m home... Read more
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16h
News.com.au
Both parties kicking own-goalsbonus, forcing Labor to later admit it planned to scrap the payment, despite pr
Both parties kicking own-goals
News.com.au / Posted 16 hours ago
bonus, forcing Labor to later admit it planned to scrap the payment, despite promising to keep it. Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen also confirmed Labor would not change the aged pension assets test. Dazed and confused. David Feeney’s Sky News... Read more
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19h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Election 2016: These were the 5 key moments of the day Treasurer Scott Morrison and would-be-treasurer Chris Bowen have faced off in
Election 2016: These were the 5 key moments of the day
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison and would-be-treasurer Chris Bowen have faced off in Canberra, a skirmish before this Sunday's leaders' debate. Here's what happened today:1. Bill Shorten took aim at... Read more
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20h
Herald Sun
One thing Scott and Chris agree onin his place. But that’s about as uncivil as things got during the encounter b
One thing Scott and Chris agree on
Herald Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
in his place. But that’s about as uncivil as things got during the encounter between Mr Morrison and shadow treasurer Chris Bowen at the National Press Club. It was a well-informed engagement which further identified the competing paths to... Read more
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20h
Weekly Times
Labor to reveal surplus date before pollChris Bowen says Labor will reveal before the election the year it plans to bal
Labor to reveal surplus date before poll
Weekly Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Chris Bowen says Labor will reveal before the election the year it plans to balance the budget. Labor will tell Australians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the federal budget back in balance. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen... Read more
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20h
News.com.au
Labor to reveal surplus date before pollAustralians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the feder
Labor to reveal surplus date before poll
News.com.au / Posted 20 hours ago
Australians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the federal budget back in balance. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen made the commitment when he went head-to-head with Treasurer Scott Morrison at the National Press Club in... Read more
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20h
News.com.au
Tax reviews not on agenda after pollelected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax
Tax reviews not on agenda after poll
News.com.au / Posted 20 hours ago
elected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax white paper process. His Labor counterpart Chris Bowen told the National Press Club debate Mr Morrison's claim there was a review behind budget measures was laughable,... Read more
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20h
News.com.au
These two agree on something. Time to be scared ...in his place. But that’s about as uncivil as things got during the encounter b
These two agree on something. Time to be scared ...
News.com.au / Posted 20 hours ago
in his place. But that’s about as uncivil as things got during the encounter between Mr Morrison and shadow treasurer Chris Bowen at the National Press Club. It was a well-informed engagement which further identified the competing paths to... Read more
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20h
TheBull
Tax reviews not on agenda after pollelected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax
Tax reviews not on agenda after poll
TheBull / Posted 20 hours ago
elected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax white paper process. His Labor counterpart Chris Bowen told the National Press Club debate Mr Morrison's claim there was a review behind budget measures was laughable,... Read more
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20h
Perth Now
Labor to reveal surplus date before pollChris Bowen says Labor will reveal before the election the year it plans to bal
Labor to reveal surplus date before poll
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
Chris Bowen says Labor will reveal before the election the year it plans to balance the budget. Labor will tell Australians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the federal budget back in balance. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen... Read more
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20h
Perth Now
Coalition plays up economic 'risk'disrupting the economy by changing government. A televised debate between Trea
Coalition plays up economic 'risk'
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
disrupting the economy by changing government. A televised debate between Treasurer Scott Morrison and his Labor shadow Chris Bowen lifted economic management to the fore of the election, as Bill Shorten and Malcolm Turnbull released indigenous... Read more
20h
Perth Now
One thing Scott and Chris agree onin his place. But that’s about as uncivil as things got during the encounter b
One thing Scott and Chris agree on
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
in his place. But that’s about as uncivil as things got during the encounter between Mr Morrison and shadow treasurer Chris Bowen at the National Press Club. It was a well-informed engagement which further identified the competing paths to... Read more
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21h
The Courier Mail
Parties rule out housing land interventionidentified as handbrakes on the economy. During a National Press Club debate w
Parties rule out housing land intervention
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
identified as handbrakes on the economy. During a National Press Club debate with Mr Morrison on Friday, shadow treasurer Chris Bowen said he'd rather not intervene in state decisions but work together to eradicate blockages in housing... Read more
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21h
The Courier Mail
Labor to reveal surplus date before pollChris Bowen says Labor will reveal before the election the year it plans to bal
Labor to reveal surplus date before poll
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
Chris Bowen says Labor will reveal before the election the year it plans to balance the budget. Labor will tell Australians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the federal budget back in balance. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen... Read more
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21h
Weekly Times
Coalition plays up economic 'risk'disrupting the economy by changing government. A televised debate between Trea
Coalition plays up economic 'risk'
Weekly Times / Posted 21 hours ago
disrupting the economy by changing government. A televised debate between Treasurer Scott Morrison and his Labor shadow Chris Bowen lifted economic management to the fore of the election, as Bill Shorten and Malcolm Turnbull released indigenous... Read more
21h
Herald Sun
‘Losing the great Australian dream’by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the gr
‘Losing the great Australian dream’
Herald Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the great Australian dream,” said shadow treasurer Chris Bowen during a debate today with Treasurer Scott Morrison. Both agreed that more effort was needed to negotiate... Read more
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21h
Weekly Times
Tax reviews not on agenda after pollelected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax
Tax reviews not on agenda after poll
Weekly Times / Posted 21 hours ago
elected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax white paper process. His Labor counterpart Chris Bowen told the National Press Club debate Mr Morrison's claim there was a review behind budget measures was laughable,... Read more
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21h
Weekly Times
Parties rule out housing land interventionidentified as handbrakes on the economy. During a National Press Club debate w
Parties rule out housing land intervention
Weekly Times / Posted 21 hours ago
identified as handbrakes on the economy. During a National Press Club debate with Mr Morrison on Friday, shadow treasurer Chris Bowen said he'd rather not intervene in state decisions but work together to eradicate blockages in housing... Read more
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21h
News.com.au
Housing crisis: how it’s finally become an issue the politicians understandby tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the gr
Housing crisis: how it’s finally become an issue the politicians understand
News.com.au / Posted 21 hours ago
by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the great Australian dream,” said shadow treasurer Chris Bowen during a debate today with Treasurer Scott Morrison. Both agreed that more effort was needed to negotiate... Read more
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21h
Daily Telegraph
‘Losing the great Australian dream’by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the gr
‘Losing the great Australian dream’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the great Australian dream,” said shadow treasurer Chris Bowen during a debate today with Treasurer Scott Morrison. Both agreed that more effort was needed to negotiate... Read more
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21h
Perth Now
‘Losing the great Australian dream’by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the gr
‘Losing the great Australian dream’
Perth Now / Posted 21 hours ago
by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the great Australian dream,” said shadow treasurer Chris Bowen during a debate today with Treasurer Scott Morrison. Both agreed that more effort was needed to negotiate... Read more
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22h
The Courier Mail
‘Losing the great Australian dream’by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the gr
‘Losing the great Australian dream’
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
by tying land supply deregulation to federal investment. “We are losing the great Australian dream,” said shadow treasurer Chris Bowen during a debate today with Treasurer Scott Morrison. Both agreed that more effort was needed to negotiate... Read more
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22h
Sky News Australia
Labor set to reveal surplusAustralians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the feder
Labor set to reveal surplus
Sky News Australia / Posted 22 hours ago
Australians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the federal budget back in balance. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen made the commitment when he went head-to-head with Treasurer Scott Morrison at the National Press Club in... Read more
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22h
Sky News Australia
Neither party to hold tax reviewelected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax
Neither party to hold tax review
Sky News Australia / Posted 22 hours ago
elected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax white paper process. His Labor counterpart Chris Bowen told the National Press Club debate Mr Morrison's claim there was a review behind budget measures was laughable,... Read more
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23h
The Courier Mail
Tax reviews not on agenda after pollelected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax
Tax reviews not on agenda after poll
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
elected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax white paper process. His Labor counterpart Chris Bowen told the National Press Club debate Mr Morrison's claim there was a review behind budget measures was laughable,... Read more
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23h
News.com.au
Parties rule out housing land interventionbeen identified as handbrakes on the economy. During a National Press Club deb
Parties rule out housing land intervention
News.com.au / Posted 23 hours ago
been identified as handbrakes on the economy. During a National Press Club debate with Mr Morrison on Friday, shadow treasurer Chris Bowen said he'd rather not intervene in state decisions but work together to eradicate blockages in housing su... Read more
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23h
Perth Now
Tax reviews not on agenda after pollelected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax
Tax reviews not on agenda after poll
Perth Now / Posted 23 hours ago
elected on July 2, having already undertaken a review through the abandoned tax white paper process. His Labor counterpart Chris Bowen told the National Press Club debate Mr Morrison’s claim there was a review behind budget measures was laughable,... Read more
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23h
Perth Now
Parties rule out housing land interventionbeen identified as handbrakes on the economy. During a National Press Club deb
Parties rule out housing land intervention
Perth Now / Posted 23 hours ago
been identified as handbrakes on the economy. During a National Press Club debate with Mr Morrison on Friday, shadow treasurer Chris Bowen said he’d rather not intervene in state decisions but work together to eradicate blockages in housing su... Read more
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1d
Herald Sun
Labor to reveal surplus date before pollAustralians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the feder
Labor to reveal surplus date before poll
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
Australians by the end of the election campaign when it plans to have the federal budget back in balance. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen made the commitment when he went head-to-head with Treasurer Scott Morrison at the National Press Club in... Read more
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1d
Daily Telegraph
Bill haunted by $8b broken promisesto retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midd
Bill haunted by $8b broken promises
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
to retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midday, Treasurer Scott Morrison will face-off against Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen in a National Press Club debate. Follow our rolling coverage of today’s developments bel... Read more
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Herald Sun
Bill haunted by $8b broken promisesto retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midd
Bill haunted by $8b broken promises
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
to retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midday, Treasurer Scott Morrison will face-off against Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen in a National Press Club debate. Follow our rolling coverage of today’s developments bel... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bill haunted by $8b broken promisesto retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midd
Bill haunted by $8b broken promises
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
to retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midday, Treasurer Scott Morrison will face-off against Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen in a National Press Club debate. Follow our rolling coverage of today’s developments bel... Read more
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1d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Morrison, Bowen prep for first Treasurers' Debate of the campaign Treasurer Scott Morrison and his Opposition counterpart Chris
Morrison, Bowen prep for first Treasurers' Debate
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
of the campaign Treasurer Scott Morrison and his Opposition counterpart Chris Bowen will face off today in the first Treasurers' Debate of the campaign. Follow live. External Link: Follow the... Read more
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Perth Now
Bill haunted by $8b broken promisesto retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midd
Bill haunted by $8b broken promises
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
to retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midday, Treasurer Scott Morrison will face-off against Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen in a National Press Club debate. Follow our rolling coverage of today’s developments bel... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bill haunted by $8b broken promisesto retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midd
Bill haunted by $8b broken promises
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
to retain the Liberal-held seat of Brisbane, on a 4.3 per cent margin. At midday, Treasurer Scott Morrison will face-off against Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen in a National Press Club debate. Follow our rolling coverage of today’s developments bel... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Morrison, Bowen to face off in budget debatehosts a lunchtime debate today. Scott Morrison says Labor is making unaffordab
Morrison, Bowen to face off in budget debate
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
hosts a lunchtime debate today. Scott Morrison says Labor is making unaffordable promises, as it did in government, while Chris Bowen says the treasurer has put his lacklustre federal budget, delivered just weeks ago, in the witness protection... Read more
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News.com.au
Shorten caught short on key promisesa National Sorry Day event in Darwin. Picture Kym SmithSource:News Corp Austral
Shorten caught short on key promises
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
a National Sorry Day event in Darwin. Picture Kym SmithSource:News Corp Australia By yesterday morning, Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen had killed off any notion of Labor continuing the scheme. He also ruled out changes to the pension asset test in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Shorten caught short on key promisesLeader Bill Shorten at a National Sorry Day event in Darwin. Picture Kym Smith
Shorten caught short on key promises
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
Leader Bill Shorten at a National Sorry Day event in Darwin. Picture Kym Smith By yesterday morning, Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen had killed off any notion of Labor continuing the scheme. He also ruled out changes to the pension asset test in... Read more
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Perth Now
Shorten caught short on key promisesLeader Bill Shorten at a National Sorry Day event in Darwin. Picture Kym Smith
Shorten caught short on key promises
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
Leader Bill Shorten at a National Sorry Day event in Darwin. Picture Kym Smith By yesterday morning, Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen had killed off any notion of Labor continuing the scheme. He also ruled out changes to the pension asset test in... Read more
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1d
The Age
Bill Shorten holds out hope for public service pensionersstopped short of saying it would restore the money that had been cut. Earlier
Bill Shorten holds out hope for public service pensioners
The Age / Posted yesterday
stopped short of saying it would restore the money that had been cut. Earlier in the day, Mr Shorten's shadow treasurer Chris Bowen said the fiscal situation meant the party would not "make unrealistic promises" to retirees. Mr Porter said... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bill Shorten holds out hope for public service pensionersstopped short of saying it would restore the money that had been cut. Earlier
Bill Shorten holds out hope for public service pensioners
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
stopped short of saying it would restore the money that had been cut. Earlier in the day, Mr Shorten's shadow treasurer Chris Bowen said the fiscal situation meant the party would not "make unrealistic promises" to retirees. Mr Porter said... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Morrison: Labor still has a black hole on costingscostings back hole has done nothing else, it's flushed out the opposition on tw
Morrison: Labor still has a black hole on costings
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
costings back hole has done nothing else, it's flushed out the opposition on two earlier key promises. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen on Thursday confirmed a Labor government would not restore the schoolkids bonus - due to end in July - or reverse... Read more
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TheBull
Morrison, Bowen in economic debateout its policy costings well before the election. The challenge came as Mr Mor
Morrison, Bowen in economic debate
TheBull / Posted yesterday
out its policy costings well before the election. The challenge came as Mr Morrison prepared to debate shadow treasurer Chris Bowen at the National Press Club on Friday. The major parties have spent much of the election campaign questioning... Read more
1d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Are the Government's super changes 'not at all' retrospective?Check finds that the Government is on stronger ground when it comes to the life
Are the Government's super changes 'not at all' retrospective?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Check finds that the Government is on stronger ground when it comes to the lifetime non-concessional cap. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen told the National Press Club a week after the 2016 Budget that "when a budget measure introduced in the 2016... Read more
2d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Arthur Sinodinos vows to seek political donation reformthe current election campaign, but he would seek changes to political donations
Arthur Sinodinos vows to seek political donation reform
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
the current election campaign, but he would seek changes to political donations if he were re-elected. Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen said Senator Sinodinos was only expressing a "personal view" on the matter while it was official Labor policy to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Was ScoMo behind embarrassing leak?of the day. And, for the record, a Bill Shorten government would not continue
Was ScoMo behind embarrassing leak?
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
of the day. And, for the record, a Bill Shorten government would not continue the school kids’ bonus. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen had to come up with the answer this morning after Mr Feeney had nothing to offer yesterday when he was asked... Read more
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News.com.au
Was ScoMo behind embarrassing leak?of the day. And, for the record, a Bill Shorten government would not continue
Was ScoMo behind embarrassing leak?
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
of the day. And, for the record, a Bill Shorten government would not continue the school kids’ bonus. Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen had to come up with the answer this morning after Mr Feeney had nothing to offer yesterday when he was asked... Read more
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