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Sydney Morning Herald
Baird ignores parliamentary inquiry on council mergers: Laborindependence for the Boundaries Commission, which is currently deciding the fat
Baird ignores parliamentary inquiry on council mergers: Labor
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 minutes ago
independence for the Boundaries Commission, which is currently deciding the fate of councils earmarked for mergers. Labor MP Peter Primrose said: "A lot of people put a lot of effort into providing evidence to this inquiry. We actually... Read more
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Raw Story
With Clinton in the lead, Democrats begin pondering possible running matesas well as two Hispanic members of Obama’s administration: Julián Castro, the h
With Clinton in the lead, Democrats begin pondering possible running mates
Raw Story / Posted 26 minutes ago
as well as two Hispanic members of Obama’s administration: Julián Castro, the housing secretary; and Tom Perez, the US labor chief. Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta said an all-female ticket would also be considered, a move that would... Read more
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Herald Sun
Federal budget details to be releasedtax cuts, which would take affect the day before the election. This measure ha
Federal budget details to be released
Herald Sun / Posted 29 minutes ago
tax cuts, which would take affect the day before the election. This measure has already provoked a heated response from Labor, with Opposition Leader Bill Shorten accusing the prime minister of splashing cash in an attempt to have voters... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Coalfields Regional Job and Resource Fairissue. I will be working with everyone who wants to help us get West Virginians
Coalfields Regional Job and Resource Fair
Williamson Daily News / Posted 32 minutes ago
issue. I will be working with everyone who wants to help us get West Virginians back to work. I will work with business and labor, the tech and energy sectors, corporation and non-profits, government and religious organizations and anyone else that... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 34 minutes ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Labor Day again raises contractualization issuewho then avoids paying the social and health benefits that regular employees ar
Labor Day again raises contractualization issue
Inquirier.net / Posted 37 minutes ago
who then avoids paying the social and health benefits that regular employees are entitled to. The practice violates the labor law that requires employers to regularize workers after six months of continuous service and give them full benefits... Read more
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News.com.au
Federal budget details to be releasedtax cuts, which would take affect the day before the election. This measure ha
Federal budget details to be released
News.com.au / Posted 41 minutes ago
tax cuts, which would take affect the day before the election. This measure has already provoked a heated response from Labor, with Opposition Leader Bill Shorten accusing the prime minister of splashing cash in an attempt to have voters... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Women building new homes for local families in needa lot to be able to help and give back," deFreese said. The volunteers are get
Women building new homes for local families in need
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 43 minutes ago
a lot to be able to help and give back," deFreese said. The volunteers are getting results and all of their hard work is a labor of love. "I am touched. Many times just sitting at home I'm brought to tears because I am overwhelmed that people will... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cuba's budding businesswomen learn on the flyhas helped them earn more money in a country where the average monthly salary i
Cuba's budding businesswomen learn on the fly
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 43 minutes ago
has helped them earn more money in a country where the average monthly salary is $24. Only 10 percent of the island's labor force, or nearly half a million people, is in the private sector. While the US-Cuba diplomatic thaw has raised hopes... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 44 minutes ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 45 minutes ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 47 minutes ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 48 minutes ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Federal budget details to be releasedtax cuts, which would take affect the day before the election. This measure ha
Federal budget details to be released
Adelaide Now / Posted 54 minutes ago
tax cuts, which would take affect the day before the election. This measure has already provoked a heated response from Labor, with Opposition Leader Bill Shorten accusing the prime minister of splashing cash in an attempt to have voters... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 56 minutes ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 57 minutes ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 58 minutes ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Cult Of Central Banking Is Dead In The Wateryear 2000 when monetary repression began in earnest, the balance sheet of the F
The Cult Of Central Banking Is Dead In The Water
Zero Hedge / Posted an hour ago
year 2000 when monetary repression began in earnest, the balance sheet of the Fed has risen by 800%, while the amount of labor hours used in the US economy has increased by 2%. At a ratio of 400:1 you can’t even try to argue the counterfactual.... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
KTHV Little Rock / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
NorthWest Cable News / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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First Coast News
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
First Coast News / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
KTVB Boise / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Chargers take Ohio St linebacker Perry in 4th rounddrive kick-off event to qualify a stadium ballot measure at the East Village si
Chargers take Ohio St linebacker Perry in 4th round
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted an hour ago
drive kick-off event to qualify a stadium ballot measure at the East Village site of the proposed 61,500-seat facility. Labor agreement for new stadium announcedLabor agreement for new stadium announced The Chargers and leaders of the San Diego... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politicsmore likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation a
Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics
KREM.com Spokane / Posted an hour ago
more likely to vote. "Those who favor European and international cooperation are on the defensive," said Michiel van Hulten, a former chairman of the Dutch Labor Party. "Advocates for EU cooperation need to be much more forceful and pers... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Self-collected vaginal swabs may help identify HPV infectionwomen in Papua New Guinea. But self sampling with vaginal swabs may provide mat
Self-collected vaginal swabs may help identify HPV infection
News-Medical-Net / Posted an hour ago
women in Papua New Guinea. But self sampling with vaginal swabs may provide materials that screen as accurately as the more labor-intensive approach using cervical samples obtained by clinicians. This finding is critical to developing same day... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Binay strategy: Campaign ‘til last hourdetails of what Binay intends to do in 26 areas, including macro-economy, pover
Binay strategy: Campaign ‘til last hour
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
details of what Binay intends to do in 26 areas, including macro-economy, poverty alleviation, healthcare, education, labor and employment, and overseas Filipino workers. Other proposals include his platform for Mindanao, shelter, fiscal... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Balancing actWhoever wins the presidential race, it looks like labor contractualization as c
Balancing act
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
Whoever wins the presidential race, it looks like labor contractualization as currently practiced will be abolished. Organized labor is holding the presidential aspirants to their promise as workers mark Labor Day today. That promise will likely be... Read more
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examiner.com
Interview with picture book author, Rebecca Gomezworking on a verse novel for middle graders or young adults. Tell us about you
Interview with picture book author, Rebecca Gomez
examiner.com / Posted 2 hours ago
working on a verse novel for middle graders or young adults. Tell us about your latest book. WHAT ABOUT MOOSE? is a labor of love that began in 2006, when Corey Rosen Schwartz and I had recently started writing together. It's a rhyming story... Read more
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Zero Hedge
PRECIOUS METALS INVESTOR: Must See Important Charts & Datathe employment situation in the United States is much worse than the official e
PRECIOUS METALS INVESTOR: Must See Important Charts & Data
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 hours ago
the employment situation in the United States is much worse than the official estimates put out by the Bureau Of Labor Statistics. If we go by the unemployment measures we used a few decades ago, true U.S. unemployment is closer to 25%.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German finmin criticises Volkswagen management over bonuses: Papertied to dividends would be a wrong signal as that would effectively lead to a h
German finmin criticises Volkswagen management over bonuses: Paper
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
tied to dividends would be a wrong signal as that would effectively lead to a hike in remuneration, the Volkswagen labor chief told the paper. Following its record 2015 loss VW had slashed its dividend to 0.17 euros per preferred share... Read more
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The China Post
Most workers are not getting enough rest due to long work hours: surveywith not enough time to relax or be with their families, according to the resul
Most workers are not getting enough rest due to long work hours: survey
The China Post / Posted 2 hours ago
with not enough time to relax or be with their families, according to the results of a survey released Saturday ahead of Labor Day. A total of 61.2 percent of workers who responded to the survey complained that they do not have enough time to... Read more
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Boston Globe
IndyCar ticket buyers will get refunds for cancelled Boston race, promoter saysofficial said Saturday she could not immediately comment. Organizers announced
IndyCar ticket buyers will get refunds for cancelled Boston race, promoter says
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
official said Saturday she could not immediately comment. Organizers announced Friday evening that the event scheduled for Labor Day weekend had been scratched, citing an “untenable” relationship with the City of Boston. Ticket prices ranged from... Read more
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OregonLive.com
One rule is painless, but a million of them hurt: Megan McArdlea lot of workers to get a given level of output will have more regulatory overh
One rule is painless, but a million of them hurt: Megan McArdle
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
a lot of workers to get a given level of output will have more regulatory overhead. And firms that employ a lot of low-wage labor get hit from every direction: businesses like fast food and retail tend to have thin profit margins, so they don't have... Read more
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Literary Minded
Parramatta – The Poll Bludgerhas covered a shifting area around the western Sydney centre that bears its nam
Parramatta – The Poll Bludger
Literary Minded / Posted 2 hours ago
has covered a shifting area around the western Sydney centre that bears its name since federation, and is currently held by Labor on a tight margin after successive heavy swings in 2010 and 2013. The electorate long covered Sydney’s broad... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area conference draws 2,000 tunnel experts from around the worldsoil and shale. And commiserating about the unimaginable pressures -- think sei
Bay Area conference draws 2,000 tunnel experts from around the world
The Mercury News / Posted 2 hours ago
soil and shale. And commiserating about the unimaginable pressures -- think seismic, financial, political -- that they labor under. And all 2,000 of them appear to be deeply passionate about the underground. "Tunneling,'' said engineer Bill... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Support for labor sector pushed; 167,924 jobs up for grabs By Madel Sabater – Namit, Leslie Ann G. Aquino, Ellson A. Quismorio, and Char
Support for labor sector pushed; 167,924 jobs up for grabs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
By Madel Sabater – Namit, Leslie Ann G. Aquino, Ellson A. Quismorio, and Charissa M. Luci Both government and church officials yesterday called for the promotion of Filipino workers’... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
28 a.m. EDTNorth Korea (AP) � North Korea sentenced a U.S. citizen of Korean heritage to 1
28 a.m. EDT
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
North Korea (AP) � North Korea sentenced a U.S. citizen of Korean heritage to 10 years in prison with hard labor after convicting him of espionage and subversion, the second American it has put behind bars this year. Kim Dong Chul... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The Working Filipino“My boss is a Filipina!” I smiled and felt more proud of my nationality. Today
The Working Filipino
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 hours ago
“My boss is a Filipina!” I smiled and felt more proud of my nationality. Today, whether the working Filipino celebrates Labor Day abroad or at home, or in Boracay savoring the heat of the sun, or on Facebook simmering in the endless political... Read more
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The Courier
Coalition represents 80 of the top 100 negative gearing postcodesare held by non-Coalition MPs. Of the top 50 postcodes, 42 are in Coalition el
Coalition represents 80 of the top 100 negative gearing postcodes
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
are held by non-Coalition MPs. Of the top 50 postcodes, 42 are in Coalition electorates: 39 Liberal and three Nationals. Labor MPs represents just six of the top 50 postcodes, with the Greens and Bob Katter representing the other two. Examining... Read more
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Perth Now
Cancelled rapid bus is back onon a bus transitway seems to me a waste of money if the long-term plan is rail
Cancelled rapid bus is back on
Perth Now / Posted 2 hours ago
on a bus transitway seems to me a waste of money if the long-term plan is rail to Ellenbrook,” the Premier said then. Labor yesterday said the best public transport solution for Ellenbrook remained a rail line, which it has promised to build... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Long-Distance Rebound of Bernie Sanderslocations. They were organized by two groups -- Democracy Spring and Democracy
The Long-Distance Rebound of Bernie Sanders
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 hours ago
locations. They were organized by two groups -- Democracy Spring and Democracy Awakening -- and supported by many civic and labor associations. They represented new momentum for the public interest or what a functioning democracy must be all about.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Coalition represents 80 of the top 100 negative gearing postcodesare held by non-Coalition MPs. Of the top 50 postcodes, 42 are in Coalition el
Coalition represents 80 of the top 100 negative gearing postcodes
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
are held by non-Coalition MPs. Of the top 50 postcodes, 42 are in Coalition electorates: 39 Liberal and three Nationals. Labor MPs represents just six of the top 50 postcodes, with the Greens and Bob Katter representing the other two. Examining... Read more
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