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Canberra Times
The NBN satellite Malcolm Turnbull never wanted prepares for liftoffSatellite architect Julia Dickinson with a model of an NBN Co broadband satelli
The NBN satellite Malcolm Turnbull never wanted prepares for liftoff
Canberra Times / Posted 28 minutes ago
Satellite architect Julia Dickinson with a model of an NBN Co broadband satellite. Photo: Wayne Taylor In 32 days and counting, Australia is set to blast a satellite weighing as much as an elephant one-tenth of the way to the moon. Its name is... Read more
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Manning River Times
Tracking our NBNKenneth Tsang, is a former Taree resident and creator of the website myNBN.info
Tracking our NBN
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Kenneth Tsang, is a former Taree resident and creator of the website myNBN.info. The website had received 2.53 million views in the past two years and 233,000 views last month alone. Kenneth Tsang, is a former Taree resident and creator of the... Read more
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iTWire
NBN Co says 9 million homes by 2018: believable?nbn, the company building the NBN network, which has already built itself a new
NBN Co says 9 million homes by 2018: believable?
iTWire / Posted 4 days ago
nbn, the company building the NBN network, which has already built itself a new logo, says in a media release today that 9.1 million homes and businesses will be ‘ready for service by 2018.’ The news comes as part of its ‘comprehensive corporate... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The high road awaits, but hasten: the snow will melt soonThis morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis
The high road awaits, but hasten: the snow will melt soon
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
This morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis in the late-winter chill of the Snowy Mountains. This morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis in the late-winter chill of the Snowy... Read more
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Manning River Times
The high road awaits, but hasten: the snow will melt soonThis morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis
The high road awaits, but hasten: the snow will melt soon
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
This morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis in the late-winter chill of the Snowy Mountains. This morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis in the late-winter chill of the Snowy... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The high road awaits, but hasten: the snow will melt soonThis morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis
The high road awaits, but hasten: the snow will melt soon
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
This morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis in the late-winter chill of the Snowy Mountains. This morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis in the late-winter chill of the Snowy... Read more
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The North West Star
The high road awaits, but hasten: the snow will melt soonThis morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis
The high road awaits, but hasten: the snow will melt soon
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
This morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis in the late-winter chill of the Snowy Mountains. This morning, with a small band of old mates, I shall be be stamping in to skis in the late-winter chill of the Snowy... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Federal MPs ignore requests to sign off on expensesCalls for greater accountability of parliamentary entitlements as MPs don't sig
Federal MPs ignore requests to sign off on expenses
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
Calls for greater accountability of parliamentary entitlements as MPs don't sign off on expenses Related Story: Josh Frydenberg warns against 'unworkable, unreasonable' entitlement cutbacks There has been a call for an overhaul of the primary... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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The Young Witness
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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Western Advocate
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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Manning River Times
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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Herald Sun
Labor uses stealth trick in attempt to force Australian submarine buildLABOR has used a US-style legislative tactic in a bid to force the federal gove
Labor uses stealth trick in attempt to force Australian submarine build
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
LABOR has used a US-style legislative tactic in a bid to force the federal government to build the next-generation submarine fleet in Australia. Opposition defence spokesman Stephen Conroy today won Senate support to tack on an amendment to an... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The Labor trick stolen from USTwilight years ... What is a ‘competitive evaluation process’? It’s what will d
The Labor trick stolen from US
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Twilight years ... What is a ‘competitive evaluation process’? It’s what will determine whether or not Australia’s next generation of submarines will be built here or not. Source: Defence LABOR has used a US-style legislative tactic in a bid to... Read more
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The North West Star
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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The Border Mail
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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News.com.au
Labor uses stealth trick in attempt to force Australian submarine build Twilight years ... What is a ‘competitive evaluation process’? It’s what will
Labor uses stealth trick in attempt to force Australian submarine build
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Twilight years ... What is a ‘competitive evaluation process’? It’s what will determine whether or not Australia’s next generation of submarines will be built here or not.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Op
Who's in charge of Bill Shorten's office?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
Bill Shorten's political allies are frustrated with a two-month delay in the Opposition Leader choosing a new chief of staff, arguing it is time for a decision on the crucial back room role. It's the appointment that has Labor MPs scratching their... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Stealth trick to save our subsTwilight years ... What is a ‘competitive evaluation process’? It’s what will d
Stealth trick to save our subs
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
Twilight years ... What is a ‘competitive evaluation process’? It’s what will determine whether or not Australia’s next generation of submarines will be built here or not. Source: Defence LABOR has used a US-style legislative tactic in a bid to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ALP adds local subs order into Senate billLABOR has used a US-style legislative tactic in a bid to force the federal gove
ALP adds local subs order into Senate bill
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
LABOR has used a US-style legislative tactic in a bid to force the federal government to build the next-generation submarine fleet in Australia. OPPOSITION defence spokesman Stephen Conroy on Wednesday won Senate support to tack on an amendment to... Read more
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Weekly Times
Heydon fundraiser row hits Abbott, threatens to derail union inquiryA political furore threatens to derail the royal commission into union corrupti
Heydon fundraiser row hits Abbott, threatens to derail union inquiry
Weekly Times / Posted 14 days ago
A political furore threatens to derail the royal commission into union corruption as Labor and the union movement accuse its head, former High Court judge Dyson Heydon, of being “biased and conflicted” because he agreed to speak at a Liberal Party... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Melb shipyard axes 125 jobs, more could goANOTHER 125 jobs have gone from a Melbourne shipyard, and there are fears more
Melb shipyard axes 125 jobs, more could go
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
ANOTHER 125 jobs have gone from a Melbourne shipyard, and there are fears more will follow as Defence contracts dry up. BAE Systems is cutting 125 jobs from its Williamstown shipyard as projects come to an end. "Today's announcement brings the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Jamie Clements saga is a fatal distractionTHE Jamie Clements saga engulfing the Labor Party is one of the messiest chapte
Jamie Clements saga is a fatal distraction
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
THE Jamie Clements saga engulfing the Labor Party is one of the messiest chapters in state politics I have seen for a long time — a big call on scandal-ridden Macquarie Street — and threatens to render the party frozen and send it into crisis. The... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Tony Burke lauded by Labor for his role in exposing Bronwyn Bishop in expenses scandalTONY Burke will not be sacked by Bill Shorten and is being lauded by Labor for
Tony Burke lauded by Labor for his role in exposing Bronwyn Bishop in expenses scandal
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
TONY Burke will not be sacked by Bill Shorten and is being lauded by Labor for getting rid of the “godmother’’ of the Liberal Party. The Abbott Government and commentators are questioning why the Labor frontbencher is keeping his job despite... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tony Burke lauded by Labor for his role in exposing Bronwyn Bishop in expenses scandalTONY Burke will not be sacked by Bill Shorten and is being lauded by Labor for
Tony Burke lauded by Labor for his role in exposing Bronwyn Bishop in expenses scandal
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
TONY Burke will not be sacked by Bill Shorten and is being lauded by Labor for getting rid of the “godmother’’ of the Liberal Party. The Abbott Government and commentators are questioning why the Labor frontbencher is keeping his job despite... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Labor staffer expelled from party over branch stacking in federal seatsLabor Party staffer Haykel Handal expelled over branch stacking in federal seat
Labor staffer expelled from party over branch stacking in federal seats
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
Labor Party staffer Haykel Handal expelled over branch stacking in federal seats A Labor staffer has been expelled from the party after stacking branches in federal seats, including that held by Opposition Leader Bill Shorten. Acting Victorian... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Federal MPs fail to certify expensesSixteen federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time.
Federal MPs fail to certify expenses
Sky News Australia / Posted 27 days ago
Sixteen federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time. The Finance Department requires members of parliament to certify that their travel and other entitlement claims are within the law. While Speaker Bronwyn Bishop is... Read more
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Adelaide Now
New Vic minister relies on business pastVICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him
New Vic minister relies on business past
Adelaide Now / Posted 27 days ago
VICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him push the state's small businesses along. PHILIP Dalidakis is the new small business, innovation and trade minister replacing Adem Somyurek after the later was forced to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Federal MPs fail to certify expensesSIXTEEN federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time.
Federal MPs fail to certify expenses
Herald Sun / Posted 27 days ago
SIXTEEN federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time. THE Finance Department requires members of parliament to certify that their travel and other entitlement claims are within the law. Government members who had not... Read more
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Herald Sun
New Vic minister relies on business pastVICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him
New Vic minister relies on business past
Herald Sun / Posted 27 days ago
VICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him push the state's small businesses along. PHILIP Dalidakis is the new small business, innovation and trade minister replacing Adem Somyurek after the later was forced to... Read more
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Weekly Times
New Vic minister relies on business pastVICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him
New Vic minister relies on business past
Weekly Times / Posted 27 days ago
VICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him push the state's small businesses along. PHILIP Dalidakis is the new small business, innovation and trade minister replacing Adem Somyurek after the later was forced to... Read more
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News.com.au
Federal MPs fail to certify expensesbreaking news SIXTEEN federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their
Federal MPs fail to certify expenses
News.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
breaking news SIXTEEN federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time. THE Finance Department requires members of parliament to certify that their travel and other entitlement claims are... Read more
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News.com.au
New Vic minister relies on business pastbreaking news Victoria's new Small Business minister says his experience in
New Vic minister relies on business past
News.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
breaking news Victoria's new Small Business minister says his experience in the private sector will help him.Source: AAP VICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him push... Read more
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The Courier
Adem Somyurek's faction votes in Philip Dalidakis as replacement small business ministerVictoria has a new minister to replace upper house MP Adem Somyurek who was for
Adem Somyurek's faction votes in Philip Dalidakis as replacement small business minister
The Courier / Posted 27 days ago
Victoria has a new minister to replace upper house MP Adem Somyurek who was forced to resign this week following a bullying investigation. Victoria has a new minister to replace upper house MP Adem Somyurek, who was forced to resign this week... Read more
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Perth Now
New Vic minister relies on business pastVICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him
New Vic minister relies on business past
Perth Now / Posted 27 days ago
VICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him push the state's small businesses along. PHILIP Dalidakis is the new small business, innovation and trade minister replacing Adem Somyurek after the later was forced to... Read more
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Perth Now
Federal MPs fail to certify expensesSIXTEEN federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time.
Federal MPs fail to certify expenses
Perth Now / Posted 27 days ago
SIXTEEN federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time. THE Finance Department requires members of parliament to certify that their travel and other entitlement claims are within the law. While Speaker Bronwyn Bishop is... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Federal MPs fail to certify expensesSIXTEEN federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time.
Federal MPs fail to certify expenses
Adelaide Now / Posted 27 days ago
SIXTEEN federal MPs and senators have failed to certify their expenses on time. THE Finance Department requires members of parliament to certify that their travel and other entitlement claims are within the law. Government members who had not... Read more
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The Courier Mail
New Vic minister relies on business pastVICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him
New Vic minister relies on business past
The Courier Mail / Posted 27 days ago
VICTORIA'S newest minister believes his private sector background will help him push the state's small businesses along. PHILIP Dalidakis is the new small business, innovation and trade minister replacing Adem Somyurek after the later was forced to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Adem Somyurek's faction votes in Philip Dalidakis as replacement small business ministerVictoria has a new minister to replace upper house MP Adem Somyurek who was for
Adem Somyurek's faction votes in Philip Dalidakis as replacement small business minister
The Border Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Victoria has a new minister to replace upper house MP Adem Somyurek who was forced to resign this week following a bullying investigation. Victoria has a new minister to replace upper house MP Adem Somyurek, who was forced to resign this week... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Philip Dalidakis appointed as Victoria's new Small Business Minister to replace Adem Somyurek Victorian Upper House Labor MP Philip Dalidakis has
Philip Dalidakis appointed as Victoria's new Small Business Minister
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
to replace Adem Somyurek Victorian Upper House Labor MP Philip Dalidakis has been appointed as the state's new Small Business Minister after Adem Somyurek was forced to resign from... Read more
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The Age
Disgraced ex-minister's faction chooses his replacementAdem Somyurek Photo: Jason South Victoria has a new minister to replace upper
Disgraced ex-minister's faction chooses his replacement
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
Adem Somyurek Photo: Jason South Victoria has a new minister to replace upper house MP Adem Somyurek, who was forced to resign this week following a bullying investigation. Labor's right faction, including Mr Somyurek's breakaway sub-faction,... Read more
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The Courier
Premier Daniel Andrews backs his deputy James Merlino after factional criticismPremier Daniel Andrews has backed his deputy James Merlino in the face of criti
Premier Daniel Andrews backs his deputy James Merlino after factional criticism
The Courier / Posted 29 days ago
Premier Daniel Andrews has backed his deputy James Merlino in the face of criticism from scorned Labor MP Adem Somyurek. Premier Daniel Andrews and ministers have thrown support behind Deputy Premier James Merlino, amid continued calls from within... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Building submarines in Australia 'opportunity of a generation', Shorten saysALP national conference: Building submarines in Australia 'opportunity of a gen
Building submarines in Australia 'opportunity of a generation', Shorten says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 1 months ago
ALP national conference: Building submarines in Australia 'opportunity of a generation', Bill Shorten says Labor leader Bill Shorten has promised to push for Australia's next fleet of submarines to be built "at home" as a matter of national... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ALP National Conference: Bill Shorten to introduce same-sex Bill within first 100 days of governmentBILL Shorten has pledged to introduce a Bill to legalise same-sex marriage with
ALP National Conference: Bill Shorten to introduce same-sex Bill within first 100 days of government
The Courier Mail / Posted 1 months ago
BILL Shorten has pledged to introduce a Bill to legalise same-sex marriage within 100 days of winning an election. A deal cut between the Right and Left of the party late on Sunday saw Mr Shorten’s deputy, Left-aligned Tanya Plibersek, back away... Read more
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Herald Sun
ALP National Conference: Bill Shorten to introduce same-sex Bill within first 100 days of governmentBILL Shorten has pledged to introduce a Bill to legalise same-sex marriage with
ALP National Conference: Bill Shorten to introduce same-sex Bill within first 100 days of government
Herald Sun / Posted 1 months ago
BILL Shorten has pledged to introduce a Bill to legalise same-sex marriage within 100 days of winning an election. A deal cut between the Right and Left of the party late on Sunday saw Mr Shorten’s deputy, Left-aligned Tanya Plibersek, back away... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tim Blair: Tony Burke’s iron will on immigrationA COUPLE of days before Labor’s national conference, I considered putting up a
Tim Blair: Tony Burke’s iron will on immigration
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
A COUPLE of days before Labor’s national conference, I considered putting up a poll at my Daily Telegraph blog: which Labor identity is most likely to burst into tears over asylum seekers? I ditched the plan because I couldn’t really foresee any... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Samantha Maiden: Bill Shorten believes turning back boats will turn tide in his favourBill Shorten's address on the second day of the 2015 ALP conference has pulled
Samantha Maiden: Bill Shorten believes turning back boats will turn tide in his favour
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
Bill Shorten's address on the second day of the 2015 ALP conference has pulled the party's left into line over immigration. WITHIN hours of Julia Gillard’s decision as Prime Minister to roll her Immigration Minister Chris Bowen in cabinet on asylum... Read more
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