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2015/08/03 10:27
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Victorian Liberal Tony Smith and South Australian Liberal Andrew Southcott have emerged as the most promising chances to fill the void left by disgraced former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop. Victorian...
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2015/08/03 06:13
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The Liberal National Party has extended the period for nominations by prospective candidates in the federal seat of Maranoa at the next election. Nominations will now close on Friday, August 28. The...
2015/08/03 04:29
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THE Nationals have paid tribute to a “tireless local champion” in Maranoa MP — and now acting Speaker — Bruce Scott. Mr Scott announced at the weekend that he would retire at the next federal...
2015/08/03 03:10
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The Abbott government isn’t the first government Bronwyn Bishop has damaged. She’s never lived down the “kero baths” label from her stint as aged care minister, which ended with the 2001...
2015/08/03 01:58
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VETERAN MP Philip Ruddock is the first to openly put his hand up for the Speaker’s role, saying he would be “available” for the position. Mr Ruddock said if he was called upon to serve in the...
2015/08/02 07:26
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Bronwyn Bishop resigns as Speaker; Tony Abbott announces review of entitlements system Photo: Bronwyn Bishop had been at the centre of a storm of controversy over her use of travel entitlements....
2015/08/02 02:26
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SA Nuclear royal commission: Waste dump best economic option for state, Business SA says Establishing an outback nuclear waste dump would be the best economic move for South Australia if the State...
2015/08/01 21:55
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As chief of staff to Tony Abbott, Peta Credlin is regarded as the organisational brain behind the prime minister - and by some as having way too much power. Tony Abbott had been prime minister for...
2015/07/31 00:28
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Australia should reject demand to rewrite Australian lawsFriday, 31 July 2015, 11:49 amPress Release: AFTINETJuly 31, 2015Australia should reject US Congress Members’ demand to rewrite Australian laws...
2015/07/30 22:05
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Don Randall with children Tess and Elliot and his wife Julie Photo: Rod Taylor Leaders from both sides of Australia's political divide are expected to attend Federal Canning MP Don Randall's funeral...
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2015/07/30 10:34
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As recently previewed at Croakey, a public forum in Melbourne this week highlighted some critical questions about the public health challenges facing Victoria. Marie McInerney was there to provide the...
2015/07/29 23:26
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Fact check: Do Australians pay less GST than people in other OECD nations? New South Wales Premier Mike Baird wants an increase to Australia's goods and services tax (GST) to help state and territory...
2015/07/29 22:29
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TONY Abbott faces a Nationals ­revolt over a watershed Pacific-wide free-trade pact that could see up to five rebel Queensland MPs cross the floor if the deal fails to deliver improved US access for...
2015/07/29 16:05
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Making gay marriage legal will not make adoption or surogacy easier for gay couples. Photo: James Alcock Making gay marriage legal will not resolve inequalities between same-sex and opposite-sex...
2015/07/29 15:05
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The rise suggests that 2014-15 was a lucrative year for at least some Australian farmers. Australian farmers have more money stashed away in special savings accounts designed exclusively for farmers,...
2015/07/29 08:55
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Australia's legal bill for defending its cigarette plain packaging legislation is set to hit $50 million as it battles to contain a case brought by tobacco giant Philip Morris before a tribunal in...
2015/07/29 03:55
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott has come to the rescue of one of his harshest critics, preventing a preselection challenge to Brisbane MP Teresa Gambaro almost before it began. Prime Minister Tony Abbott...
2015/07/29 00:29
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THE federal parliament's most senior female Liberal believes her party does need to better reflect Australia's diversity, including getting more women elected. BUT deputy Liberal leader Julie Bishop...
2015/07/28 19:05
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SUPPORTERS of same-sex marriage say a national vote on the issue would unfairly delay the law change. SOME coalition MPs and conservative senators such as independent John Madigan are urging a...
2015/07/28 05:34
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OPINION: "In order to preserve the respect and the reputation of the Parliament, in order to preserve the integrity of the government and our institutions, it is very important that the Prime Minister...
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