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The Daily Mercury
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two da
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two days, after Labor's leader in the Senate, Penny Wong, got the numbers to ensure two days of hearings. The government voted against that motion in the Senate before... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two da
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two days, after Labor's leader in the Senate, Penny Wong, got the numbers to ensure two days of hearings. The government voted against that motion in the Senate before... Read more
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Queensland Times
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two da
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two days, after Labor's leader in the Senate, Penny Wong, got the numbers to ensure two days of hearings. The government voted against that motion in the Senate before... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two da
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two days, after Labor's leader in the Senate, Penny Wong, got the numbers to ensure two days of hearings. The government voted against that motion in the Senate before... Read more
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News Mail
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two da
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"
News Mail / Posted yesterday
usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two days, after Labor's leader in the Senate, Penny Wong, got the numbers to ensure two days of hearings. The government voted against that motion in the Senate before... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two da
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two days, after Labor's leader in the Senate, Penny Wong, got the numbers to ensure two days of hearings. The government voted against that motion in the Senate before... Read more
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Northern Star
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two da
Morrison hints budget is for those wanting to "get ahead"
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
usual two weeks of Senate scrutiny of the budget will be reduced to just two days, after Labor's leader in the Senate, Penny Wong, got the numbers to ensure two days of hearings. The government voted against that motion in the Senate before... Read more
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Literary Minded
Never mind the quality, feel the disclosure. The CLP’s Foundation 51, the AEC and electoral funding law reform – The Northern MythOfficer Paul Pirani–but of real interest to me and many in the NT was the conti
Never mind the quality, feel the disclosure. The CLP’s Foundation 51, the AEC and electoral funding law reform – The Northern Myth
Literary Minded / Posted yesterday
Officer Paul Pirani–but of real interest to me and many in the NT was the continuing stoush between Rogers and Labor’s Penny Wong over the ‘related entity’ status of a so-called political slush-fund closely related to the Northern Territory’s... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Turnbull scraps federation white paper after $5m workdifferent flavour just weeks from a double dissolution poll being called. Here
Turnbull scraps federation white paper after $5m work
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
different flavour just weeks from a double dissolution poll being called. Here is what we know so far. Labor frontbencher Penny Wong confirmed the paper had been dumped in a parliamentary committee hearing yesterday. Under questioning from... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sinodinos, Bowen clash over Senate's political donation inquiryits powers in calling him to appear, and that he was not available for either o
Sinodinos, Bowen clash over Senate's political donation inquiry
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
its powers in calling him to appear, and that he was not available for either of the two dates the committee will be sitting. Opposition Senate leader Penny Wong has defended the inquiry as necessary for "making sure our electoral system is robu... Read more
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Herald Sun
Don't hide, Labor tells Sinodinoswill be afforded all the time he needs to provide an honest and comprehensive a
Don't hide, Labor tells Sinodinos
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
will be afforded all the time he needs to provide an honest and comprehensive account of his conduct," Labor Senate leader Penny Wong said in a statement. Senator Sinodinos was NSW Liberal Party treasurer and finance director when secret donors... Read more
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News.com.au
Don't hide, Labor tells Sinodinoswill be afforded all the time he needs to provide an honest and comprehensive a
Don't hide, Labor tells Sinodinos
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
will be afforded all the time he needs to provide an honest and comprehensive account of his conduct," Labor Senate leader Penny Wong said in a statement. Senator Sinodinos was NSW Liberal Party treasurer and finance director when secret donors... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Don't hide, Labor tells Sinodinoswill be afforded all the time he needs to provide an honest and comprehensive a
Don't hide, Labor tells Sinodinos
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
will be afforded all the time he needs to provide an honest and comprehensive account of his conduct," Labor Senate leader Penny Wong said in a statement. Senator Sinodinos was NSW Liberal Party treasurer and finance director when secret donors... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Arthur Sinodinos refuses to front Senate committee over political donationsafter next month's budget. Shortly after the Senate rubber stamped the committ
Arthur Sinodinos refuses to front Senate committee over political donations
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
after next month's budget. Shortly after the Senate rubber stamped the committee's investigation, Opposition Senate leader Penny Wong told the ABC Labor's move was within Senate rules and defended the inquiry as necessary for "making sure our... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Joint councils to table submissioninto water augmentation in rural and regional NSW and features a number of NSW
Joint councils to table submission
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
into water augmentation in rural and regional NSW and features a number of NSW political heavyweights, such as Labor’s Penny Wong, the Greens’ Jeremy Buckingham and Robert Brown from the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party. The comprehensive... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Submarine decision could create political wavesspent three years trying to do everything but the right thing, three years tryi
Submarine decision could create political waves
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
spent three years trying to do everything but the right thing, three years trying to break their promise," Labor senator Penny Wong said. "They weren't able to because South Australians stood together." But Premier Jay Weatherill was more... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bernardi a sook: Bill ShortenBullock told the Australian. Mr Shorten did not directly address the Labor sen
Bernardi a sook: Bill Shorten
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Bullock told the Australian. Mr Shorten did not directly address the Labor senator's comments, but Labor frontbencher Penny Wong said her colleague's views were out of step with the party. The program, funded by Labor in government, was... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundationinsisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal do
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundation
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
insisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal donations. Opposition Leader in the Senate Penny Wong said Senator Sinodinos "ought to do the proper thing" and front the inquiry on Thursday, as the Senate has been... Read more
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The Young Witness
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundationinsisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal do
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundation
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
insisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal donations. Opposition Leader in the Senate Penny Wong said Senator Sinodinos "ought to do the proper thing" and front the inquiry on Thursday, as the Senate has been... Read more
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Western Advocate
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundationinsisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal do
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundation
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
insisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal donations. Opposition Leader in the Senate Penny Wong said Senator Sinodinos "ought to do the proper thing" and front the inquiry on Thursday, as the Senate has been... Read more
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The North West Star
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundationinsisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal do
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundation
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
insisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal donations. Opposition Leader in the Senate Penny Wong said Senator Sinodinos "ought to do the proper thing" and front the inquiry on Thursday, as the Senate has been... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundationinsisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal do
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundation
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
insisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal donations. Opposition Leader in the Senate Penny Wong said Senator Sinodinos "ought to do the proper thing" and front the inquiry on Thursday, as the Senate has been... Read more
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The Border Mail
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundationinsisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal do
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundation
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
insisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal donations. Opposition Leader in the Senate Penny Wong said Senator Sinodinos "ought to do the proper thing" and front the inquiry on Thursday, as the Senate has been... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundationinsisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal do
Liberals snub Senate inquiry into Free Enterprise Foundation
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
insisted he had no knowledge of the foundation being used to channel illegal donations. Opposition Leader in the Senate Penny Wong said Senator Sinodinos "ought to do the proper thing" and front the inquiry on Thursday, as the Senate has been... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Subs decision will kickstart jobs ‘immediately’are followed through.”The submarines will be built at Osborne, on the Port Rive
Subs decision will kickstart jobs ‘immediately’
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
are followed through.”The submarines will be built at Osborne, on the Port River. Picture: Defence SA Labor Senator Penny Wong said the Government made the decision because “South Australians stood up and made clear to this Liberal... Read more
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Herald Sun
Labor wants details on subs buildaccusing Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of leaving open the prospect of a part
Labor wants details on subs build
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
accusing Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of leaving open the prospect of a partly-offshore build. Senior Labor MP Penny Wong has called on Mr Turnbull to rule out a hybrid build before the election, saying DCNS has previously hinted it... Read more
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Perth Now
Labor wants details on subs buildaccusing Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of leaving open the prospect of a part
Labor wants details on subs build
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
accusing Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of leaving open the prospect of a partly-offshore build. Senior Labor MP Penny Wong has called on Mr Turnbull to rule out a hybrid build before the election, saying DCNS has previously hinted it... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Labor wants details on subs buildaccusing Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of leaving open the prospect of a part
Labor wants details on subs build
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
accusing Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of leaving open the prospect of a partly-offshore build. Senior Labor MP Penny Wong has called on Mr Turnbull to rule out a hybrid build before the election, saying DCNS has previously hinted it... Read more
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The Border Mail
Barnaby has no problems holding fortminister and amazingly we were not invaded by hordes or the economy collapsed.
Barnaby has no problems holding fort
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
minister and amazingly we were not invaded by hordes or the economy collapsed. This will come as a surprise to senator Penny Wong who predicted absolute gloom and doom should Barnaby take the reigns in the Nationals, Penny Wong was wrong; and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Shorten, Wong in foreign farm splitDifferent tack: Penny Wong said in Melbourne this week that: ‘Australian govern
Shorten, Wong in foreign farm split
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
Different tack: Penny Wong said in Melbourne this week that: ‘Australian governments retain the same powers to regulate foreign­-owned farms as they do for locally owned farms.’ Picture: Stuart McEvoy BILL Shorten says he feels uneasy about foreign... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
No Kidman decision before election dayKidman stations."Complex, inconsistent foreign investment rules a disincentive
No Kidman decision before election day
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Kidman stations."Complex, inconsistent foreign investment rules a disincentive for investors: Wong Shadow trade minister Penny Wong told the Global Food Forum in Melbourne on Wednesday that Australia's "very complex" foreign investment regime... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Labor vows upcoming budget won't go uncheckedTurnbull has recalled parliament to engineer an early election, but the governm
Labor vows upcoming budget won't go unchecked
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
Turnbull has recalled parliament to engineer an early election, but the government's policies won't go unchecked. Senator Penny Wong says Labor won't let Mr Turnbull run to the polls without scrutinising his tax hikes and cuts to hospitals and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Labor defends motion putting Sinodinos before fundraising inquiryOpposition or a shadow minister to appear before a Senate-controlled inquiry,"
Labor defends motion putting Sinodinos before fundraising inquiry
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Opposition or a shadow minister to appear before a Senate-controlled inquiry," he said. But the Opposition's Senate leader Penny Wong told the ABC Labor's move was within Senate rules and defended the inquiry as necessary for "making sure our... Read more
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News.com.au
Bernardi attacks Wong as 'callous, coward' Outspoken Liberal backbencher Cory Bernardi has labelled Labor's Penny Wong "
Bernardi attacks Wong as 'callous, coward'
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
Outspoken Liberal backbencher Cory Bernardi has labelled Labor's Penny Wong "callous and cowardly" for failing to condemn attacks on his Adelaide electorate office. A 14-year-old girl is among 12 people... Read more
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Perth Now
Bernardi attacks Wong as 'callous, coward' Outspoken Liberal backbencher Cory Bernardi has labelled Labor's Penny Wong "
Bernardi attacks Wong as 'callous, coward'
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
Outspoken Liberal backbencher Cory Bernardi has labelled Labor's Penny Wong "callous and cowardly" for failing to condemn attacks on his Adelaide electorate office. A 14-year-old girl is among 12 people... Read more
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Weekly Times
Bernardi attacks Wong as ‘callous, coward’coward' Bernardi attacks Wong as 'callous, coward' Outspoken Liberal backbenc
Bernardi attacks Wong as ‘callous, coward’
Weekly Times / Posted 11 days ago
coward' Bernardi attacks Wong as 'callous, coward' Outspoken Liberal backbencher Cory Bernardi has labelled Labor’s Penny Wong "callous and cowardly" for failing to condemn attacks on his Adelaide electorate office. A 14-year-old girl is... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bernardi attacks Wong as 'callous, coward' Outspoken Liberal backbencher Cory Bernardi has labelled Labor's Penny Wong "
Bernardi attacks Wong as 'callous, coward'
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Outspoken Liberal backbencher Cory Bernardi has labelled Labor's Penny Wong "callous and cowardly" for failing to condemn attacks on his Adelaide electorate office. A 14-year-old girl is among 12 people... Read more
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News.com.au
'Unelected' PM won't go uncheckedMr Turnbull to establish a royal commission into the financial services industr
'Unelected' PM won't go unchecked
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
Mr Turnbull to establish a royal commission into the financial services industry. Leader of the opposition in the Senate Penny Wong said Mr Turnbull had recalled parliament to engineer an early election. But Labor wouldn't let him run to the... Read more
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Perth Now
'Unelected' PM won't go unchecked: LaborMr Turnbull to establish a royal commission into the financial services industr
'Unelected' PM won't go unchecked: Labor
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
Mr Turnbull to establish a royal commission into the financial services industry. Leader of the opposition in the Senate Penny Wong said Mr Turnbull had recalled parliament to engineer an early election. But Labor wouldn't let him run to the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
'Unelected' PM won't go unchecked: LaborMr Turnbull to establish a royal commission into the financial services industr
'Unelected' PM won't go unchecked: Labor
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Mr Turnbull to establish a royal commission into the financial services industry. Leader of the opposition in the Senate Penny Wong said Mr Turnbull had recalled parliament to engineer an early election. But Labor wouldn't let him run to the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Arthur Sinodinos to front inquiry into political donationsmotion in the Senate, passed by the Upper House this evening. The motion — put
Arthur Sinodinos to front inquiry into political donations
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
motion in the Senate, passed by the Upper House this evening. The motion — put forward by Opposition Leader in the Senate Penny Wong — also called for an examination of whether the powers given to the Australian Electoral Commission were... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Antiquated parliamentary rules are a poor reflection on our democracyof criticism down on the Conroy's head. He was attacked by everyone, including
Antiquated parliamentary rules are a poor reflection on our democracy
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
of criticism down on the Conroy's head. He was attacked by everyone, including Bill Shorten and Labor Senate leader Penny Wong for "reflecting on the Governor General". "Intemperate and unnecessary," said Shorten. For Tony Abbott, who... Read more
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Herald Sun
PM’s finger on election triggerlaws to abolish the pro-union body established by Labor, the Road Safety Remune
PM’s finger on election trigger
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
laws to abolish the pro-union body established by Labor, the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal. Labor’s Senate Leader Penny Wong said the Opposition’s primary objection to the ABCC was that its coercive powers gave building workers “fewer... Read more
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Herald Sun
Brandis says govt prepared to go to pollshome stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always
Brandis says govt prepared to go to polls
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
home stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always happens," he said. Opposition Senate leader Penny Wong said Labor was ready. She said the opposition was well aware of Mr Turnbull's plan for an early poll and had... Read more
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News.com.au
Brandis says govt prepared to go to pollshome stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always
Brandis says govt prepared to go to polls
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
home stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always happens," he said. Opposition Senate leader Penny Wong said Labor was ready. She said the opposition was well aware of Mr Turnbull's plan for an early poll and had... Read more
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Perth Now
Brandis says govt prepared to go to pollshome stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always
Brandis says govt prepared to go to polls
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
home stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always happens," he said. Opposition Senate leader Penny Wong said Labor was ready. She said the opposition was well aware of Mr Turnbull's plan for an early poll and had... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Brandis says govt prepared to go to pollshome stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always
Brandis says govt prepared to go to polls
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
home stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always happens," he said. Opposition Senate leader Penny Wong said Labor was ready. She said the opposition was well aware of Mr Turnbull's plan for an early poll and had... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Brandis says govt prepared to go to pollshome stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always
Brandis says govt prepared to go to polls
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
home stretch, you would expect the race to tighten because that is what always happens," he said. Opposition Senate leader Penny Wong said Labor was ready. She said the opposition was well aware of Mr Turnbull's plan for an early poll and had... Read more
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News.com.au
Marathon election campaign beginsis an apologist for them. No matter how much evidence is presented, he refuses
Marathon election campaign begins
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
is an apologist for them. No matter how much evidence is presented, he refuses to confront it.” Labor Senate Leader Penny Wong said the ABCC bill should be defeated because of the coercive powers the commission would have when conducting... Read more
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Perth Now
Marathon election campaign beginsis an apologist for them. No matter how much evidence is presented, he refuses
Marathon election campaign begins
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
is an apologist for them. No matter how much evidence is presented, he refuses to confront it.” Labor Senate Leader Penny Wong said the ABCC bill should be defeated because of the coercive powers the commission would have when conducting... Read more
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