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Queensland Times
ABS data shows more local youth are getting to workrates. This month's state-wide figures showed a net 40,000 jobs created in 18
ABS data shows more local youth are getting to work
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
rates. This month's state-wide figures showed a net 40,000 jobs created in 18 months since January 2015. Treasurer Curtis Pitt said while Ipswich youth were proactive in finding jobs in the past 12 months, other parts of the state were yet... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld politicians get 2.25 per cent pay risethe new pay scale is for a three-year period, starting from September 1, 2015.
Qld politicians get 2.25 per cent pay rise
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
the new pay scale is for a three-year period, starting from September 1, 2015. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Treasurer Curtis Pitt will be among those granted a pay increase, backdated to September 2015. Photo: Robert Shakespeare Queensland's... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyUNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
UNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely ally - the resource sector. Queensland Resources Council chief Michael Roche will on Thursday deliver a speech praising the work Mr Pitt has done as treasurer. In a... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyUNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
UNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely ally - the resource sector. Queensland Resources Council chief Michael Roche will on Thursday deliver a speech praising the work Mr Pitt has done as treasurer. In a... Read more
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Northern Star
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyUNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
UNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely ally - the resource sector. Queensland Resources Council chief Michael Roche will on Thursday deliver a speech praising the work Mr Pitt has done as treasurer. In a... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyUNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
UNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely ally - the resource sector. Queensland Resources Council chief Michael Roche will on Thursday deliver a speech praising the work Mr Pitt has done as treasurer. In a... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Energy Queensland has no employees: estimatesenergy minister Michael Hart said the government had claimed the merger would s
Energy Queensland has no employees: estimates
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
energy minister Michael Hart said the government had claimed the merger would save $150 million a year - but said Treasurer Curtis Pitt later said only $187 million over five years would be saved. Mr Bailey said those figures were "cherry picked"... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyUNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
UNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely ally - the resource sector. Queensland Resources Council chief Michael Roche will on Thursday deliver a speech praising the work Mr Pitt has done as treasurer. In a... Read more
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Queensland Times
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyUNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
UNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely ally - the resource sector. Queensland Resources Council chief Michael Roche will on Thursday deliver a speech praising the work Mr Pitt has done as treasurer. In a... Read more
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News Mail
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyUNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
UNDER fire Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has found support from an unlikely ally - the resource sector. Queensland Resources Council chief Michael Roche will on Thursday deliver a speech praising the work Mr Pitt has done as treasurer. In a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Premier urges unity during tough week for governmenthaving failed to get its vegetation management laws reinstated, the Premier has
Premier urges unity during tough week for government
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
having failed to get its vegetation management laws reinstated, the Premier has been forced to defend changes Treasurer Curtis Pitt wants to make to the defined benefits scheme, the Treasurer himself and upcoming changes to the Newman bikie laws... Read more
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News.com.au
Superannuation concerns fixed: Palaszczukcondemned the Liberal National Party's (LNP) "outrageous scare campaign". Ms P
Superannuation concerns fixed: Palaszczuk
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
condemned the Liberal National Party's (LNP) "outrageous scare campaign". Ms Palaszczuk said Mr Scott met with Treasurer Curtis Pitt on Tuesday afternoon. "I understand now that the treasurer has listened to the concerns ... he will address... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
BIG MOVE: Major Rocky sporting precinct could be relocatedcould host national and international competitions once a second synthetic turf
BIG MOVE: Major Rocky sporting precinct could be relocated
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
could host national and international competitions once a second synthetic turf field is constructed. Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt announced nearly $1 million in funding in June towards the RHA's $1.9 million expansion project which will see a... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
THE need for a second synthetic hockey field in Rockhamptoncould host national and international competitions once a second synthetic turf
THE need for a second synthetic hockey field in Rockhampton
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
could host national and international competitions once a second synthetic turf field is constructed. Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt announced nearly $1 million in funding in June towards the RHA's $1.9 million expansion project which will see a... Read more
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The North West Star
Super changes could struggle to pass as union and LNP uniteat its second legislative defeat, on the back of losing the vegetation manageme
Super changes could struggle to pass as union and LNP unite
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
at its second legislative defeat, on the back of losing the vegetation management bill in parliament last week. Treasurer Curtis Pitt slipped in the amendment, revealed by Fairfax Media on Tuesday, to the Revenue and Legislation Amendment Bill,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Super changes might not pass as union, LNP uniteat its second legislative defeat, on the back of losing the vegetation manageme
Super changes might not pass as union, LNP unite
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
at its second legislative defeat, on the back of losing the vegetation management bill in parliament last week. Treasurer Curtis Pitt slipped in the amendment, revealed by Fairfax Media on Tuesday, to the Revenue and Legislation Amendment Bill,... Read more
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The North West Star
Public servant superannuation: LNP, union unite to oppose 'Pickpocket Pitt'Treasurer should ever be allowed to interfere in the superannuation of defined
Public servant superannuation: LNP, union unite to oppose 'Pickpocket Pitt'
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
Treasurer should ever be allowed to interfere in the superannuation of defined benefit scheme members," he said. Treasurer Curtis Pitt was forced to defend the amendment – revealed by Fairfax Media – that had been slipped into the largely... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LNP, union unite against 'Pickpocket' Pitt's public servant super plansome employees have their retirement entitlements calculated, because of the "s
LNP, union unite against 'Pickpocket' Pitt's public servant super plan
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
some employees have their retirement entitlements calculated, because of the "slippery slope" it represented. Treasurer Curtis Pitt has been forced to defend the amendment that gives him the power to change public servants' payouts on... Read more
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WA Today
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queenslandgranted to the project. Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queensland
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
granted to the project. Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face after visiting a closed set with Treasurer Curtis Pitt and Deputy Premier Jackie Trad on Monday. "To have so many Hollywood A-list actors here on the streets of... Read more
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The Age
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queenslandgranted to the project. Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queensland
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
granted to the project. Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face after visiting a closed set with Treasurer Curtis Pitt and Deputy Premier Jackie Trad on Monday. "To have so many Hollywood A-list actors here on the streets of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queenslandgranted to the project. Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queensland
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
granted to the project. Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face after visiting a closed set with Treasurer Curtis Pitt and Deputy Premier Jackie Trad on Monday. "To have so many Hollywood A-list actors here on the streets of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queenslandgranted to the project. Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queensland
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
granted to the project. Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face after visiting a closed set with Treasurer Curtis Pitt and Deputy Premier Jackie Trad on Monday. "To have so many Hollywood A-list actors here on the streets of... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of QueenslandPhoto: Glenn Hunt Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face after
Thor, the God of Thunder, meets the Premier of Queensland
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Photo: Glenn Hunt Ms Palaszczuk could barely wipe the smile off her face after visiting a closed set with Treasurer Curtis Pitt and Deputy Premier Jackie Trad on Monday. "To have so many Hollywood A-list actors here on the streets of... Read more
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9d
News.com.au
Qld treasurer defends super changesQueensland's Treasurer Curtis Pitt denies the state's public servants will lose
Qld treasurer defends super changes
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Queensland's Treasurer Curtis Pitt denies the state's public servants will lose any money after legislative tinkering to the defined benefits fund. The changes, contained within the Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Bill, would give the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland Opposition says planned superannuation changes a 'smash and grab'Planned changes to Queensland public servants' superannuation a 'smash and grab
Queensland Opposition says planned superannuation changes a 'smash and grab'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Planned changes to Queensland public servants' superannuation a 'smash and grab', Opposition says Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt is being accused of trying to sneak through superannuation changes that could see a cut in public servants'... Read more
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The North West Star
Where you end up in George St public servant shuffleto host nine floors of private business with open-plan office space under the p
Where you end up in George St public servant shuffle
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
to host nine floors of private business with open-plan office space under the public servants. In June 2015, Treasurer Curtis Pitt announced 1 William Street would be filled with public servants because the leases locked in by the previous... Read more
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The North West Star
Pitt defends changes to public servant superannuationOpposition says some workers will miss out on "windfall". Treasurer Curtis Pit
Pitt defends changes to public servant superannuation
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
Opposition says some workers will miss out on "windfall". Treasurer Curtis Pitt has denied changes the government plans on making to how payouts from the public service defined benefits scheme are calculated will leave any workers worse off, despite... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Pitt defends changes to public servant superannuationTreasurer Curtis Pitt has denied changes the government plans on making to how
Pitt defends changes to public servant superannuation
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Treasurer Curtis Pitt has denied changes the government plans on making to how payouts from the public service defined benefits scheme are calculated will leave any workers worse off, despite Treasury calculating some workers will miss out on a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Where you end up in George St public servant shuffle- 1 William Street (left) and the soon-to-be demolished Executive Building. Pho
Where you end up in George St public servant shuffle
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
- 1 William Street (left) and the soon-to-be demolished Executive Building. Photo: Tony Moore In June 2015, Treasurer Curtis Pitt announced 1 William Street would be filled with public servants because the leases locked in by the previous... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Boxing deaths spark inquiry into safety of combat sportsevery other state, Queensland and the Northern Territory do not regulate combat
Boxing deaths spark inquiry into safety of combat sports
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
every other state, Queensland and the Northern Territory do not regulate combat sports. Treasurer and Sports Minister Curtis Pitt said the inquiry would look into whether it was safe for self-regulation to continue. "We're talking about some... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Work starts on multi-million-dollar rail upgradesurrounding areas, delivering a major boost for regional jobs and bolster econo
Work starts on multi-million-dollar rail upgrade
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
surrounding areas, delivering a major boost for regional jobs and bolster economic confidence in this region." Treasurer Curtis Pitt and Minister for Transport Stirling Hinchliffe said Queensland Rail work had begun this week to upgrade a rail... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Braydon Smith death prompts combat sports inquirymanagement options for high risk combat sports contests in Queensland. A spoke
Braydon Smith death prompts combat sports inquiry
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
management options for high risk combat sports contests in Queensland. A spokesman for Treasurer and Minister for Sport Curtis Pitt confirmed the death of the Toowoomba boxer was among the reasons for the inquiry. "I believe it's incumbent on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Boxing deaths spark QLD Government inquiry into safety of combat sportsevery other state, Queensland and the Northern Territory do not regulate combat
Boxing deaths spark QLD Government inquiry into safety of combat sports
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
every other state, Queensland and the Northern Territory do not regulate combat sports. The Treasurer and Sports Minister Curtis Pitt said the inquiry would look into whether it was safe for self-regulation to continue. "There is a very wide... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland 'could lose $720m a year' if WA gets its GST wishis speculation about a potential floor of either a 50 per cent or 75 per cent o
Queensland 'could lose $720m a year' if WA gets its GST wish
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
is speculation about a potential floor of either a 50 per cent or 75 per cent of a population share of GST. Treasurer Curtis Pitt said state Treasury modelling showed that would be a significant blow to Queensland. If a 50 per cent floor had... Read more
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The Courier Mail
GST reform another PM thought bubblemodels, though, should be the stuff of COAG, not a unilateral pronouncement via
GST reform another PM thought bubble
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
models, though, should be the stuff of COAG, not a unilateral pronouncement via media, or, as Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt put it, “a thought bubble with no detail or consultation”. Further, it is exceptionally hard to feel sorry for... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
PM's GST comments timed for WA election: Queensland TreasurerPM's GST comments timed for WA election, Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt says
PM's GST comments timed for WA election: Queensland Treasurer
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
PM's GST comments timed for WA election, Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt says Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's latest announcement on changing the GST sharing formula is aimed at boosting the West Australian Government's prospects in the next... Read more
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The Courier Mail
New bridge honours indigenous pioneerQueen’s Wharf Brisbane. Treasurer, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait I
New bridge honours indigenous pioneer
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Queen’s Wharf Brisbane. Treasurer, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Minister for Sport, Mr Curtis Pitt said Senator Bonner’s historic appointment to the Australian Senate representing the Liberal Party on 17 August... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bonner bridge to replace Bonner buildingWharf integrated resort complex to be built between William Street and George S
Bonner bridge to replace Bonner building
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 days ago
Wharf integrated resort complex to be built between William Street and George Street between 2017 and 2022. Treasurer Curtis Pitt, who also serves as Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, said it was fitting the new... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld can afford $100m taxi bail out: Premierto do," she said. "You cannot advance Queensland if you are not embracing inno
Qld can afford $100m taxi bail out: Premier
Sky News Australia / Posted 19 days ago
to do," she said. "You cannot advance Queensland if you are not embracing innovation." In this year's budget, Treasurer Curtis Pitt resorted to a $4 billion raid on QSuper's defined benefit scheme, raising questions about how $100 million had... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorvarious groups, in particular the rodeo committee. Toni Neville Mount IsaPitt
Letters to the editor
The North West Star / Posted 20 days ago
various groups, in particular the rodeo committee. Toni Neville Mount IsaPitt breaks promise In the last State Budget Curtis Pitt shattered a clear election promise and increased taxes – not just on foreign property buyers but on all... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editor“in due course”. The only conclusion is that asset sales remain the LNP’s secr
Letters to the editor
The North West Star / Posted 23 days ago
“in due course”. The only conclusion is that asset sales remain the LNP’s secret policy and its one-point economic plan. Curtis Pitt Treasurer of QueenslandFacebook Feedback Our readers were angry about Animal Lib Queensland’s attempt to shut... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorestimates recorded nation-leading growth in 2015-16 and with strong forecast gr
Letters to the editor
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
estimates recorded nation-leading growth in 2015-16 and with strong forecast growth this year and in the years ahead. Curtis Pitt Treasurer of QueenslandVolunteer a little, gain a lot Volunteering is a rewarding way to make a difference in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted forAbout 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Que
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted for
Herald Sun / Posted 28 days ago
About 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Queensland than in 2011 and Treasurer Curtis Pitt wants everyone to take part to ensure the state receives its fair share of federal funding. Mr Pitt says the state was... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted forAbout 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Que
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted for
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
About 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Queensland than in 2011 and Treasurer Curtis Pitt wants everyone to take part to ensure the state receives its fair share of federal funding. Mr Pitt says the state was... Read more
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News.com.au
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted forAbout 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Que
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted for
News.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
About 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Queensland than in 2011 and Treasurer Curtis Pitt wants everyone to take part to ensure the state receives its fair share of federal funding. Mr Pitt says the state was... Read more
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Perth Now
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted forAbout 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Que
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted for
Perth Now / Posted 28 days ago
About 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Queensland than in 2011 and Treasurer Curtis Pitt wants everyone to take part to ensure the state receives its fair share of federal funding. Mr Pitt says the state was... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted forAbout 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Que
Govt wants all Queenslanders accounted for
Adelaide Now / Posted 28 days ago
About 150,000 more households will be taking part in the national census in Queensland than in 2011 and Treasurer Curtis Pitt wants everyone to take part to ensure the state receives its fair share of federal funding. Mr Pitt says the state was... Read more
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Herald Sun
Former Qld minister in court over superlawyers lodged paperwork last month in a bid to recoup government contributions
Former Qld minister in court over super
Herald Sun / Posted 28 days ago
lawyers lodged paperwork last month in a bid to recoup government contributions to his super fund, with Treasurer Curtis Pitt refusing to confirm reports the state was seeking between $800,000 to $1.2 million. The application is seeking a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nuttall fronts court in superannuation battleCrown lawyers lodged paperwork last month in a bid to recoup government contrib
Nuttall fronts court in superannuation battle
Brisbane Times / Posted 28 days ago
Crown lawyers lodged paperwork last month in a bid to recoup government contributions to his super fund, with Treasurer Curtis Pitt refusing to confirm reports the state was seeking between $800,000 to $1.2 million. The state government is... Read more
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News.com.au
Nuttall fronts court in Qld over superCrown lawyers lodged paperwork last month in a bid to recoup government contrib
Nuttall fronts court in Qld over super
News.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
Crown lawyers lodged paperwork last month in a bid to recoup government contributions to his super fund, with Treasurer Curtis Pitt refusing to confirm reports the state was seeking between $800,000 and $1.2 million. Nuttall, who served six... Read more
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