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Illawarra Mercury
A first-rate job of showing how second-rate they areit has to be fair." The moderator, the ABC's Annabel Crabb, asked him whether
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
it has to be fair." The moderator, the ABC's Annabel Crabb, asked him whether it'd be possible today to achieve what the Howard government managed yesterday, the introduction of a new GST, for instance? Howard's answer was an emphatic yes.... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Turnbull government's margin of survival just got narrowerit has to be fair." The moderator, the ABC's Annabel Crabb, asked him whether
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
it has to be fair." The moderator, the ABC's Annabel Crabb, asked him whether it'd be possible today to achieve what the Howard government managed yesterday, the introduction of a new GST, for instance? Howard's answer was an emphatic yes.... Read more
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The Age
The Turnbull government's margin of survival just got narrowerit has to be fair." The moderator, the ABC's Annabel Crabb, asked him whether
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
it has to be fair." The moderator, the ABC's Annabel Crabb, asked him whether it'd be possible today to achieve what the Howard government managed yesterday, the introduction of a new GST, for instance? Howard's answer was an emphatic yes.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Turnbull government's margin of survival just got narrowerit has to be fair." The moderator, the ABC's Annabel Crabb, asked him whether
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
it has to be fair." The moderator, the ABC's Annabel Crabb, asked him whether it'd be possible today to achieve what the Howard government managed yesterday, the introduction of a new GST, for instance? Howard's answer was an emphatic yes.... Read more
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Canberra Times
UNSW Canberra to open John Howard library at Old Parliament HousePersonal papers, mementos and documents revealing the inner workings of the How
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Personal papers, mementos and documents revealing the inner workings of the Howard government will be made public for the first time in a new library at Old Parliament House. UNSW Canberra's Howard Library will feature more than 100,000 items... Read more
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The Age
UNSW Canberra to open John Howard library at Old Parliament HousePersonal papers, mementos and documents revealing the inner workings of the How
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
Personal papers, mementos and documents revealing the inner workings of the Howard government will be made public for the first time in a new library at Old Parliament House. UNSW Canberra's Howard Library will feature more than 100,000 items... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
UNSW Canberra to open John Howard library at Old Parliament HousePersonal papers, mementos and documents revealing the inner workings of the How
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Personal papers, mementos and documents revealing the inner workings of the Howard government will be made public for the first time in a new library at Old Parliament House. UNSW Canberra's Howard Library will feature more than 100,000 items... Read more
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8d
Junkee
‘The Project’ NZ Has Slammed The Australian Govt As “Bullies” That Treat Kiwis Like Dirtreciprocal arrangement that guaranteed certain benefits and pathways to citizen
Junkee / Posted 8 days ago
reciprocal arrangement that guaranteed certain benefits and pathways to citizenship for people from both countries, the Howard Government cut Kiwis out of the deal and made their lives in Australia incredibly difficult. New Zealand citizens who... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Greens accuse Forrest of 'shock tactic'were covering themselves in shame. Greens senator Rachel Siewert said the mini
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 days ago
were covering themselves in shame. Greens senator Rachel Siewert said the mining magnate was using the same tactics as the Howard government in 2007 over the Northern Territory intervention and so-called 'Basics Card'. 'Using violent imagery then... Read more
15d
Weekly Times
Electricity gripes surgea former deputy prime minister says. John Anderson, who served as agriculture
Weekly Times / Posted 15 days ago
a former deputy prime minister says. John Anderson, who served as agriculture minister and deputy prime minister in the Howard Government of the late 1990s and early 2000s, said “an extraordinary mix of policy and incompetence” had led to... Read more
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Canberra Times
'It was all kept fairly hush hush': Phone call transcript contradicts Matthew Guy on dinner with 'mobster'presence at the fundraiser. After the 2015 reports, Liberal politicians alleged
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
presence at the fundraiser. After the 2015 reports, Liberal politicians allegedly cut contact with Mr Madafferi. The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Vic Opposition Leader knew he was meeting alleged Mafia boss, tapes suggestpresence at the fundraiser. After the 2015 reports, Liberal politicians allege
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
presence at the fundraiser. After the 2015 reports, Liberal politicians allegedly cut contact with Mr Madafferi. The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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The Age
'It was all kept fairly hush hush': Phone call transcript contradicts Matthew Guy on dinner with 'mobster'presence at the fundraiser. After the 2015 reports, Liberal politicians alleged
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
presence at the fundraiser. After the 2015 reports, Liberal politicians allegedly cut contact with Mr Madafferi. The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'It was all kept fairly hush hush': Phone call transcript contradicts Matthew Guy on dinner with 'mobster'presence at the fundraiser. After the 2015 reports, Liberal politicians alleged
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
presence at the fundraiser. After the 2015 reports, Liberal politicians allegedly cut contact with Mr Madafferi. The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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16d
Canberra Times
Matthew and Madafferi: Opposition Leader Matthew Guy dined with alleged mobstercase stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both rac
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
case stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both racing and casino venues in Victoria." The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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16d
Canberra Times
The Mafia, the mountains and the art of holding your tonguehelp of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Fr
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
help of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Francesco Madafferi was granted a visa by the Howard government, despite the furious protests of police. Months later, he was implicated in a drug trafficking syndicate... Read more
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16d
The Courier
The Mafia, the mountains and the art of holding your tonguehelp of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Fr
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
help of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Francesco Madafferi was granted a visa by the Howard government, despite the furious protests of police. Months later, he was implicated in a drug trafficking syndicate... Read more
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The Border Mail
Opposition Leader dined with alleged mobstercase stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both rac
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
case stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both racing and casino venues in Victoria." The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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The Border Mail
The Mafia, the mountains and the art of holding your tonguehelp of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Fr
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
help of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Francesco Madafferi was granted a visa by the Howard government, despite the furious protests of police. Months later, he was implicated in a drug trafficking syndicate... Read more
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16d
The Courier
Opposition Leader dined with alleged mobstercase stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both rac
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
case stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both racing and casino venues in Victoria." The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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16d
The Age
Loaded language in the media: the risk of being politically correctseeker"? The Australian Press Council recommends journalists use the term "asy
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
seeker"? The Australian Press Council recommends journalists use the term "asylum seekers" in most circumstances. The Howard government liked to say "illegal maritime arrivals," whilst the subsequent Labor government preferred "irregular... Read more
16d
The Age
The Mafia, the mountains and the art of holding your tonguehelp of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Fr
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
help of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Francesco Madafferi was granted a visa by the Howard government, despite the furious protests of police. Months later, he was implicated in a drug trafficking syndicate... Read more
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16d
The Age
Matthew and Madafferi: Opposition Leader Matthew Guy dined with alleged mobstercase stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both rac
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
case stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both racing and casino venues in Victoria." The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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16d
Sydney Morning Herald
Loaded language in the media: the risk of being politically correctseeker"? The Australian Press Council recommends journalists use the term "asy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
seeker"? The Australian Press Council recommends journalists use the term "asylum seekers" in most circumstances. The Howard government liked to say "illegal maritime arrivals," whilst the subsequent Labor government preferred "irregular... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Mafia, the mountains and the art of holding your tonguehelp of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Fr
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
help of multiple senators and MPs and raised donations of at least $50,000. Francesco Madafferi was granted a visa by the Howard government, despite the furious protests of police. Months later, he was implicated in a drug trafficking syndicate... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Matthew and Madafferi: Opposition Leader Matthew Guy dined with alleged mobstercase stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both rac
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
case stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] ... a risk to the integrity of both racing and casino venues in Victoria." The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and Frank... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Victorian Opposition Leader secretly dined with alleged mafia head Madafferithat case stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] … a risk to the integrity of both
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
that case stated that: "[Mr Madafferi poses] … a risk to the integrity of both racing and casino venues in Victoria." The Howard government gave Mr Madafferi's brother, drug trafficker Francesco Madafferi, a visa in 2006 after Tony Madafferi and... Read more
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17d
Canberra Times
Deciphering the different GST classifications2000 it was made more complex than was originally intended. This was because, i
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
2000 it was made more complex than was originally intended. This was because, in order to get the legislation through, the Howard government was forced to exclude some goods and services from the 10 per cent tax, rather than having GST applied to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Deciphering the different GST classifications2000 it was made more complex than was originally intended. This was because, i
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
2000 it was made more complex than was originally intended. This was because, in order to get the legislation through, the Howard government was forced to exclude some goods and services from the 10 per cent tax, rather than having GST applied to... Read more
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The Age
Deciphering the different GST classifications2000 it was made more complex than was originally intended. This was because, i
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
2000 it was made more complex than was originally intended. This was because, in order to get the legislation through, the Howard government was forced to exclude some goods and services from the 10 per cent tax, rather than having GST applied to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Abbott attacks Pyne over same-sex marriagesaid the Government should keep trying to persuade the Senate to allow a plebis
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 days ago
said the Government should keep trying to persuade the Senate to allow a plebiscite to go ahead on same-sex marriage. “The Howard Government tried 40 times to change unfair dismissal laws in the Senate. We’ve put the plebiscite up once — that’s... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
An LNP divided against itself cannot standinto a postal vote. That is fraught with problems, some of which were articulat
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
into a postal vote. That is fraught with problems, some of which were articulated by Malcolm Turnbull in 1997 when the Howard government opted to use the mail to elect delegates to the Constitutional Convention on the Republic. Then, Mr... Read more
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Perth Now
Gay marriage rally to PM: 'It’s time'trans and intersex (LGBTI) community wanted a commitment for marriage equality
Perth Now / Posted 19 days ago
trans and intersex (LGBTI) community wanted a commitment for marriage equality from our politicians. “In 2004, the Howard government put a ban on same-sex marriage, which was nothing more than discrimination and it created a second-class... Read more
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Perth Now
Veteran Lib calls for dual citizen revamphave claimed the scalps of at least two parliamentarians. Writing in The Austr
Perth Now / Posted 21 days ago
have claimed the scalps of at least two parliamentarians. Writing in The Australian on Thursday, the former Abbott and Howard government minister says it's time to revisit recommendations of two previous parliamentary committees that have... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Veteran Lib calls for dual citizen revamphave claimed the scalps of at least two parliamentarians. Writing in The Austr
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 days ago
have claimed the scalps of at least two parliamentarians. Writing in The Australian on Thursday, the former Abbott and Howard government minister says it's time to revisit recommendations of two previous parliamentary committees that have... Read more
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News.com.au
Veteran Lib calls for dual citizen revamphave claimed the scalps of at least two parliamentarians. Writing in The Austr
News.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
have claimed the scalps of at least two parliamentarians. Writing in The Australian on Thursday, the former Abbott and Howard government minister says it's time to revisit recommendations of two previous parliamentary committees that have... Read more
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Herald Sun
Denton diagnosed with heart diseaseto support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the rep
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
to support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the repeal of NT-assisted death laws by the John Howard government in 1996 — and the subsequent removal of the right of territories to create such laws — “were still in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Andrew Denton diagnosed with heart diseaseto support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the rep
Adelaide Now / Posted 22 days ago
to support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the repeal of NT-assisted death laws by the John Howard government in 1996 — and the subsequent removal of the right of territories to create such laws — “were still in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Andrew Denton diagnosed with heart diseaseto support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the rep
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
to support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the repeal of NT-assisted death laws by the John Howard government in 1996 — and the subsequent removal of the right of territories to create such laws — “were still in... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Andrew Denton diagnosed with heart diseaseto support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the rep
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 22 days ago
to support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the repeal of NT-assisted death laws by the John Howard government in 1996 — and the subsequent removal of the right of territories to create such laws — “were still in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Andrew Denton diagnosed with heart diseaseto support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the rep
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
to support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the repeal of NT-assisted death laws by the John Howard government in 1996 — and the subsequent removal of the right of territories to create such laws — “were still in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Andrew Denton diagnosed with heart diseaseto support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the rep
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
to support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the repeal of NT-assisted death laws by the John Howard government in 1996 — and the subsequent removal of the right of territories to create such laws — “were still in... Read more
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News.com.au
Andrew Denton diagnosed with heart diseaseto support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the rep
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
to support assisted dying laws. The broadcaster said the forces behind the repeal of NT-assisted death laws by the John Howard government in 1996 — and the subsequent removal of the right of territories to create such laws — “were still in... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
One property only in plan to curb negative gearingincome from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exe
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 25 days ago
income from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exempt, as it used to be before 1999 when the Howard government replaced the exemption with a 50 per cent discount. Reverting to the original means of compensating... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The plan to curb negative gearing and save $51bincome from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exe
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
income from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exempt, as it used to be before 1999 when the Howard government replaced the exemption with a 50 per cent discount. Reverting to the original means of compensating... Read more
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The Young Witness
The plan to curb negative gearing and save $51bincome from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exe
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
income from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exempt, as it used to be before 1999 when the Howard government replaced the exemption with a 50 per cent discount. Reverting to the original means of compensating... Read more
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Western Advocate
The plan to curb negative gearing and save $51bincome from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exe
Western Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
income from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exempt, as it used to be before 1999 when the Howard government replaced the exemption with a 50 per cent discount. Reverting to the original means of compensating... Read more
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26d
Kiama Independent
The plan to curb negative gearing and save $51bincome from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exe
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
income from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exempt, as it used to be before 1999 when the Howard government replaced the exemption with a 50 per cent discount. Reverting to the original means of compensating... Read more
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Manning River Times
The plan to curb negative gearing and save $51bincome from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exe
Manning River Times / Posted 26 days ago
income from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exempt, as it used to be before 1999 when the Howard government replaced the exemption with a 50 per cent discount. Reverting to the original means of compensating... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The plan to curb negative gearing and save $51bincome from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exe
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 26 days ago
income from other sources, except that the inflation component would be tax exempt, as it used to be before 1999 when the Howard government replaced the exemption with a 50 per cent discount. Reverting to the original means of compensating... Read more
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