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Canberra Times
Shane Rattenbury to argue for light rail as Greens name campaign portfoliosof Common Ground." He said a "people-powered election campaign" would see more
Shane Rattenbury to argue for light rail as Greens name campaign portfolios
Canberra Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
of Common Ground." He said a "people-powered election campaign" would see more Greens elected to the Assembly. Both the Labor Party and the Canberra Liberals have named their 25-member election teams, with the parties expected to ramp up... Read more
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DW
Australia general election slated for July 2 |up? The Liberal-National coalition - which returned to power in 2013 - has los
Australia general election slated for July 2 |
DW / Posted 31 minutes ago
up? The Liberal-National coalition - which returned to power in 2013 - has lost much of its lead against the opposition Labor party in the latest polls, with the two sides now running neck-and-neck. "I am quietly confident that the Australian... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Victoria's A-G acknowledges concerns about changes to youth bail actGuy said the Government had weakened the bail laws the previous government had
Victoria's A-G acknowledges concerns about changes to youth bail act
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Guy said the Government had weakened the bail laws the previous government had tightened. "They've been weakened by the Labor Party against the interests of Victoria Police and the public," he said. He said if the Coalition were elected it... Read more
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The Star
Australia PM Turnbull confirms will call election for July 2, jobs growth on spotlightThe Liberal-National coalition, which returned to power in 2013, has lost its l
Australia PM Turnbull confirms will call election for July 2, jobs growth on spotlight
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
The Liberal-National coalition, which returned to power in 2013, has lost its lead against the opposition Labor party in the latest polls, with the two sides now running neck-and-neck, but Turnbull(pic) said he expected to win. MELBOURNE: Australian... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Election to be held in Julyparliament. The Liberal-National coalition, which returned to power in 2013, h
Election to be held in July
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 hours ago
parliament. The Liberal-National coalition, which returned to power in 2013, has lost its lead against the opposition Labor party in the latest polls, with the two sides now running neck-and-neck, but Turnbull said he expected to win. "I am... Read more
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The Border Mail
Show us the documentsrelation to such funds”. The motion was passed in the Senate. Senator Di Nata
Show us the documents
The Border Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
relation to such funds”. The motion was passed in the Senate. Senator Di Natale’s motion came almost two weeks after the Labor Party called on the federal Auditor-General to investigate a promised upgrade of the hospital being withdrawn by the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘Don’t eat raw onions on the hustings’full of young Wests Tigers supporters from the Balmain peninsula. “I was raise
‘Don’t eat raw onions on the hustings’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
full of young Wests Tigers supporters from the Balmain peninsula. “I was raised with three great faiths: the Australian Labor Party, the Catholic Church and the South Sydney Football Club,” he quipped. “But I feel that if you’re not in a party... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australian smokers to be charged £28 for a pack of cigarettes from 2020cent of the population in 1993 to less than 15 per cent in 2013. Despite a loo
Australian smokers to be charged £28 for a pack of cigarettes from 2020
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
cent of the population in 1993 to less than 15 per cent in 2013. Despite a looming election likely to be called within days, the cigarettes tax is unlikely to face substantial political opposition as it matches a proposed increase by the Labor par... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Australia plans to halve budget deficit within 3 yearsat risk," he added. Business groups welcomed the tax cuts. But opposition trea
Australia plans to halve budget deficit within 3 years
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 hours ago
at risk," he added. Business groups welcomed the tax cuts. But opposition treasury spokesman Chris Bowen said his Labor Party would oppose the cuts in Parliament. Bowen told Australian Broadcasting Corp. the cuts over a decade were "not... Read more
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Island Packet
Australia plans to halve budget deficit within 3 yearsat risk," he added. Business groups welcomed the tax cuts. But opposition trea
Australia plans to halve budget deficit within 3 years
Island Packet / Posted 14 hours ago
at risk," he added. Business groups welcomed the tax cuts. But opposition treasury spokesman Chris Bowen said his Labor Party would oppose the cuts in Parliament. Bowen told Australian Broadcasting Corp. the cuts over a decade were "not... Read more
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Perth Now
‘This is a plan, not just another Budget’compared to $48 billion. A National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) savings
‘This is a plan, not just another Budget’
Perth Now / Posted 14 hours ago
compared to $48 billion. A National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS was fully funded when the Liberal-National Coalition Government came to power in 2013, but their... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘This is a plan, not just another Budget’compared to $48 billion. A National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) savings
‘This is a plan, not just another Budget’
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
compared to $48 billion. A National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS was fully funded when the Liberal-National Coalition Government came to power in 2013, but their... Read more
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Quartz
Australia’s refugee detention centers are so awful that people are setting themselves on firethey believe will pressure the government to bring them to Australia.” Last mo
Australia’s refugee detention centers are so awful that people are setting themselves on fire
Quartz / Posted 15 hours ago
they believe will pressure the government to bring them to Australia.” Last month Dutton responded to attacks from the Labor party—which will challenge the Liberal party in elections in July—over the tough stance. He argued that the current... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘This is a plan, not just another budget’compared to $48 billion. A National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) savings
‘This is a plan, not just another budget’
Herald Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
compared to $48 billion. A National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) savings fund was also announced. The Australian Labor Party claims the NDIS was fully funded when the Liberal-National Coalition Government came to power in 2013, but their... Read more
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The Age
Budget 2014: New medical research future fund as apprentices lose handoutsthe time, former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd - who was planning to expand the Too
Budget 2014: New medical research future fund as apprentices lose handouts
The Age / Posted 16 hours ago
the time, former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd - who was planning to expand the Tools for Your Trade initiative if the Labor Party retained government - criticised the loans as debt that would hang over apprentices’ heads “before [they] even... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Page's Facebook users highly engaged when it comes to Budgetwas the second most engaged electoral division in Australia, behind its norther
Page's Facebook users highly engaged when it comes to Budget
Daily Examiner / Posted 17 hours ago
was the second most engaged electoral division in Australia, behind its northern neighbour Richmond, held by Australian Labor Party MP Justine Elliott. Most engaged electoral divisions (as a percent of monthly actives in each... Read more
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BBC News
Australia budget: Election looms large as Morrison prepares to deliverafter the budget and call an election by 11 May. Australia will almost certainl
Australia budget: Election looms large as Morrison prepares to deliver
BBC News / Posted 19 hours ago
after the budget and call an election by 11 May. Australia will almost certainly go to the polls on 2 July. The opposition Labor party says the reforms - also believed to include a hike in tobacco prices and pension concessions for the wealthy -... Read more
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BBC News
Five things to watch on Australia's budget dayas the government's pitch to voters. As the official announcement of an early
Five things to watch on Australia's budget day
BBC News / Posted 19 hours ago
as the government's pitch to voters. As the official announcement of an early election draws near, a resurgent opposition Labor party has been piling pressure on with populist policies. It appears as if this budget is about two things:... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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The Border Mail
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
The Border Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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The Courier
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
The Courier / Posted 19 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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The Young Witness
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
The Young Witness / Posted 20 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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Western Advocate
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Western Advocate / Posted 20 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Kiama Independent / Posted 20 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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Manning River Times
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Manning River Times / Posted 20 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversaryweekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevi
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 hours ago
weekend full of history and entertainment. Also present were relatives of Kevin O’Leary, the longest-serving member of the Labor Party, who had given 85 years of service to the party when he passed away last year at the age of 100, and descendants... Read more
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The Betoota Advocate
Barcaldine Forced To Endure Yet Another Condescending Visit From Labor Party StalwartsBob Hawke was pushed in a wheelchair leading the Labour Day march through Barca
Barcaldine Forced To Endure Yet Another Condescending Visit From Labor Party Stalwarts
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 20 hours ago
Bob Hawke was pushed in a wheelchair leading the Labour Day march through Barcaldine — the birthplace of the Australian Labor Party — local farmers are quite keen to see this stop happening, considering their only interactions with the Labor... Read more
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The World Game
NSW Senator salmmed for Adelaide sledgeTom Koutsantonis called his comments "silly and stupid". "Sam Dastyari doesn't
NSW Senator salmmed for Adelaide sledge
The World Game / Posted 21 hours ago
Tom Koutsantonis called his comments "silly and stupid". "Sam Dastyari doesn't reflect the views of the Australian Labor Party ... What Mr Dastyari said was silly and stupid and he should apologise," Mr Koutsantonis told ABC radio on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australian treasurer sticks by spending cuts as path to surplusin the dissolution of parliament. The ruling Liberal Party-led coalition gover
Australian treasurer sticks by spending cuts as path to surplus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
in the dissolution of parliament. The ruling Liberal Party-led coalition government is running neck and neck with the Labor Party, latest opinion polls show, putting Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in a tough position as he seeks his first... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW senator Sam Dastyari apologises for Adelaide sledgeit says what Sam Dastyari thinks about Adelaide, not a political movement," Mr
NSW senator Sam Dastyari apologises for Adelaide sledge
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
it says what Sam Dastyari thinks about Adelaide, not a political movement," Mr Koutsantonis said. "I think everyone in the Labor Party is horrified with what he said." Senator Dastyari has since apologised on 5AA radio, tweeting he would be... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sorry Senator ‘hits rock bottom’ over Adelaide whacknot the leader of the opposition and his comments were his own. “Sam Dastyari
Sorry Senator ‘hits rock bottom’ over Adelaide whack
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
not the leader of the opposition and his comments were his own. “Sam Dastyari doesn’t reflect the views of the Australian Labor Party,” he told ABC 891. “I think everyone in the Labor Party is horrified by what he said. “What Mr Dastyari said... Read more
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Queensland Times
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourswho he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
who he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman was dumped from office after one term. Labor Party officials attending May Day celebrations in Brisbane attended by more than 20,000 people were reportedly gleeful... Read more
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New York Post
Britain’s left is melting down over rampant anti-Semitismto mid-America, you might be an anti-Semite. If you — well, if you live in Bri
Britain’s left is melting down over rampant anti-Semitism
New York Post / Posted yesterday
to mid-America, you might be an anti-Semite. If you — well, if you live in Britain you know the rest. The country’s Labor Party, its second largest, is imploding. Its remaining decent members are calling almost daily to expel top party... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourswho he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
who he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman was dumped from office after one term. Labor Party officials attending May Day celebrations in Brisbane attended by more than 20,000 people were reportedly gleeful... Read more
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News Mail
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourswho he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
News Mail / Posted yesterday
who he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman was dumped from office after one term. Labor Party officials attending May Day celebrations in Brisbane attended by more than 20,000 people were reportedly gleeful... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Sorry Senator ‘hits rock bottom’ over Adelaide whacknot the leader of the opposition and his comments were his own. “Sam Dastyari
Sorry Senator ‘hits rock bottom’ over Adelaide whack
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
not the leader of the opposition and his comments were his own. “Sam Dastyari doesn’t reflect the views of the Australian Labor Party,” he told ABC 891. “I think everyone in the Labor Party is horrified by what he said. “What Mr Dastyari said... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourswho he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
who he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman was dumped from office after one term. Labor Party officials attending May Day celebrations in Brisbane attended by more than 20,000 people were reportedly gleeful... Read more
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Herald Sun
Dastyari 'should apologise' to AdelaideA-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide
Dastyari 'should apologise' to Adelaide
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
A-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide." SA Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis said the Labor party was "horrified" by Senator Dastyari's comments. "Sam Dastyari doesn't reflect the views of the Australian Labor... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourswho he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
who he beat by just one vote last year to head the party after Campbell Newman was dumped from office after one term. Labor Party officials attending May Day celebrations in Brisbane attended by more than 20,000 people were reportedly gleeful... Read more
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Perth Now
Dastyari 'should apologise' to AdelaideA-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide
Dastyari 'should apologise' to Adelaide
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
A-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide." SA Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis said the Labor party was "horrified" by Senator Dastyari's comments. "Sam Dastyari doesn't reflect the views of the Australian Labor... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Dastyari 'should apologise' to AdelaideA-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide
Dastyari 'should apologise' to Adelaide
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
A-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide." SA Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis said the Labor party was "horrified" by Senator Dastyari's comments. "Sam Dastyari doesn't reflect the views of the Australian Labor... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Dastyari 'should apologise' to AdelaideA-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide
Dastyari 'should apologise' to Adelaide
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
A-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide." SA Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis said the Labor party was "horrified" by Senator Dastyari's comments. "Sam Dastyari doesn't reflect the views of the Australian Labor... Read more
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News.com.au
Dastyari 'should apologise' to AdelaideA-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide
Dastyari 'should apologise' to Adelaide
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
A-League final but we get to go back to Sydney and you have to stay in Adelaide." SA Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis said the Labor party was "horrified" by Senator Dastyari's comments. "Sam Dastyari doesn't reflect the views of the Australian Labor... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Alan continues his 50-year fight for rights50 years since my first march, I'll continue to help out, they won't stop me un
Alan continues his 50-year fight for rights
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
50 years since my first march, I'll continue to help out, they won't stop me until they put me in a box." Alan said the Labor Party put people first, something that he believes the LNP lacks. "I am very conscious of the urgent need for people... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Coalition win would be a travesty: Hawketo his party of ending the Turnbull government at this year's federal election.
Coalition win would be a travesty: Hawke
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
to his party of ending the Turnbull government at this year's federal election. Mr Hawke led celebrations at the Labor Party's outback Queensland birthplace of Barcaldine as it marked the 125th anniversary of the 1891 Great Shearers'... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Coalition win would be a travesty: Bob Hawketo his party of ending the Turnbull government at this year's federal election.
Coalition win would be a travesty: Bob Hawke
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
to his party of ending the Turnbull government at this year's federal election. Mr Hawke led celebrations at the Labor Party's outback Queensland birthplace of Barcaldine as it marked the 125th anniversary of the 1891 Great Shearers'... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Bob Hawke joins Labour Day march in Barcaldinepreferential voting. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk attended a Labour Day march
Bob Hawke joins Labour Day march in Barcaldine
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
preferential voting. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk attended a Labour Day march in Barcaldine, where the Australian Labor Party began out of a series of shearers' strikes 125 years ago, acccompanied by wheelchair-bound former prime minister... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Bob Hawke joins Labour Day march in Barcaldinepreferential voting. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk attended a Labour Day march
Bob Hawke joins Labour Day march in Barcaldine
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
preferential voting. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk attended a Labour Day march in Barcaldine, where the Australian Labor Party began out of a series of shearers' strikes 125 years ago, acccompanied by wheelchair-bound former prime minister... Read more
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Queensland Times
Bob Hawke joins Labour Day march in Barcaldinepreferential voting. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk attended a Labour Day march
Bob Hawke joins Labour Day march in Barcaldine
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
preferential voting. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk attended a Labour Day march in Barcaldine, where the Australian Labor Party began out of a series of shearers' strikes 125 years ago, acccompanied by wheelchair-bound former prime minister... Read more
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