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Brisbane Times
Nicholls admits mistakes made under Newman to LNP conventionTim Nicholls has delivered his first address to the LNP State Convention as lea
Nicholls admits mistakes made under Newman to LNP convention
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
Tim Nicholls has delivered his first address to the LNP State Convention as leader with a plea to the party faithful to move forward and a promise their party will do better. Mr Nicholls, who wrested the LNP leadership from Lawrence Springborg in a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LNP could preference One Nation in QueenslandNational Party could make preference deals with Pauline Hanson's One Nation par
LNP could preference One Nation in Queensland
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 hours ago
National Party could make preference deals with Pauline Hanson's One Nation party at the next state election. Leader Tim Nicholls has refused to rule out a potential deal with the divisive anti-Islam figure, saying he first needed to speak... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld LNP could preference One NationNational Party could make preference deals with Pauline Hanson's One Nation par
Qld LNP could preference One Nation
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 hours ago
National Party could make preference deals with Pauline Hanson's One Nation party at the next state election. Leader Tim Nicholls has refused to rule out a potential deal with the divisive anti-Islam figure, saying he first needed to speak... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
LNP may preference One Nation ahead of Labor at next Queensland election: Nichollsadding to a complicated arrangement of how-to-vote cards for the poll that is d
LNP may preference One Nation ahead of Labor at next Queensland election: Nicholls
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
adding to a complicated arrangement of how-to-vote cards for the poll that is due in early 2018. Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls has indicated the LNP might recommend to voters that Labor be put last on their ballot paper. It follows a... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld LNP could preference One NationNational Party could make preference deals with Pauline Hanson's One Nation par
Qld LNP could preference One Nation
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
National Party could make preference deals with Pauline Hanson's One Nation party at the next state election. Leader Tim Nicholls has refused to rule out a potential deal with the divisive anti-Islam figure, saying he first needed to speak... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyConvention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt an
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Convention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt and his predecessor, now opposition leader, Tim Nicholls. "The Curtis Pitt I deal with is not the same person that I read about in the media. He is in fact a highly... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyConvention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt an
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
Convention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt and his predecessor, now opposition leader, Tim Nicholls. "The Curtis Pitt I deal with is not the same person that I read about in the media. He is in fact a highly... Read more
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Northern Star
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyConvention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt an
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
Convention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt and his predecessor, now opposition leader, Tim Nicholls. "The Curtis Pitt I deal with is not the same person that I read about in the media. He is in fact a highly... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyConvention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt an
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
Convention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt and his predecessor, now opposition leader, Tim Nicholls. "The Curtis Pitt I deal with is not the same person that I read about in the media. He is in fact a highly... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyConvention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt an
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Convention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt and his predecessor, now opposition leader, Tim Nicholls. "The Curtis Pitt I deal with is not the same person that I read about in the media. He is in fact a highly... Read more
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Queensland Times
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyConvention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt an
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
Convention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt and his predecessor, now opposition leader, Tim Nicholls. "The Curtis Pitt I deal with is not the same person that I read about in the media. He is in fact a highly... Read more
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News Mail
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely allyConvention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt an
Under attack Treasurer given support by an unlikely ally
News Mail / Posted yesterday
Convention in Brisbane on Thursday, Mr Roche will praise the work of Mr Pitt and his predecessor, now opposition leader, Tim Nicholls. "The Curtis Pitt I deal with is not the same person that I read about in the media. He is in fact a highly... Read more
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News.com.au
Superannuation concerns fixed: Palaszczukwas the best person to hold the power to effectively alter superannuation calcu
Superannuation concerns fixed: Palaszczuk
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
was the best person to hold the power to effectively alter superannuation calculations, Ms Palaszczuk added. LNP leader Tim Nicholls said the system was already working and there had been no case made as to why reforms were needed. He said Mr... Read more
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The North West Star
Public servant superannuation: LNP, union unite to oppose 'Pickpocket Pitt'absurd to suggest you would go through every clause at the introduction stage o
Public servant superannuation: LNP, union unite to oppose 'Pickpocket Pitt'
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
absurd to suggest you would go through every clause at the introduction stage of the bill". But Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls disputed Mr Pitt's claim it was an administrative arrangement and said he was unaware of it occurring while he... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LNP, union unite against 'Pickpocket' Pitt's public servant super planthe public service. They did it while they were in government and they are doin
LNP, union unite against 'Pickpocket' Pitt's public servant super plan
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
the public service. They did it while they were in government and they are doing it again," Mr Pitt said. Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls has a reluctant ally in the Together Union. Photo: Bradley Kanaris Mr Pitt did not speak on the amendment when... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld MP breaks down amid black-lung pleaBundamba MP first called for a commission of inquiry during budget estimates la
Qld MP breaks down amid black-lung plea
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Bundamba MP first called for a commission of inquiry during budget estimates last month. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls said protests from unions showed "serious underlying concerns" needed to be addressed. "There seems to be a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Black lung to be subject of Queensland parliamentary reviewproblem to stop any further cases of this dreadful condition occurring in our m
Black lung to be subject of Queensland parliamentary review
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
problem to stop any further cases of this dreadful condition occurring in our mining community."Royal commission needed: Tim Nicholls The committee will be established within 30 days and have the standard powers of a parliamentary committee to... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
'I've got no job, no future': 39-old Mackay black lung victimthe disease," he said. "There is no information out there for us." In State P
'I've got no job, no future': 39-old Mackay black lung victim
The Daily Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
the disease," he said. "There is no information out there for us." In State Parliament this morning, Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls moved for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung disease to be established within 30 days. "A Commission of... Read more
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News Mail
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiryparliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiry
News Mail / Posted 8 days ago
parliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung on Thursday. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls in parliament on Thursday called for the inquiry to be formed within the next 30 days. He said it would give... Read more
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Daily Examiner
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiryparliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiry
Daily Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
parliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung on Thursday. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls in parliament on Thursday called for the inquiry to be formed within the next 30 days. He said it would give... Read more
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Northern Star
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiryparliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiry
Northern Star / Posted 8 days ago
parliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung on Thursday. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls in parliament on Thursday called for the inquiry to be formed within the next 30 days. He said it would give... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiryparliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiry
The Daily Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
parliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung on Thursday. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls in parliament on Thursday called for the inquiry to be formed within the next 30 days. He said it would give... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiryparliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiry
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
parliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung on Thursday. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls in parliament on Thursday called for the inquiry to be formed within the next 30 days. He said it would give... Read more
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Queensland Times
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiryparliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiry
Queensland Times / Posted 8 days ago
parliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung on Thursday. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls in parliament on Thursday called for the inquiry to be formed within the next 30 days. He said it would give... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiryparliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into
LNP demands Black Lung Commission of Inquiry
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
parliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung on Thursday. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls in parliament on Thursday called for the inquiry to be formed within the next 30 days. He said it would give... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Vote against land clearing is vote against reef: Tradsaid the LNP's "rhetoric did not meet the facts". "What we need to do is fix t
Vote against land clearing is vote against reef: Trad
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
said the LNP's "rhetoric did not meet the facts". "What we need to do is fix this mess left to us by Campbell Newman and Tim Nicholls and we are determined to do that this week," she said. Although the fate of the bill rests with independents... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Vote against land clearing is vote against reef: Tradsaid the LNP's "rhetoric did not meet the facts". "What we need to do is fix t
Vote against land clearing is vote against reef: Trad
The Daily Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
said the LNP's "rhetoric did not meet the facts". "What we need to do is fix this mess left to us by Campbell Newman and Tim Nicholls and we are determined to do that this week," she said. Although the fate of the bill rests with independents... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Vote against land clearing is vote against reef: Tradsaid the LNP's "rhetoric did not meet the facts". "What we need to do is fix t
Vote against land clearing is vote against reef: Trad
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
said the LNP's "rhetoric did not meet the facts". "What we need to do is fix this mess left to us by Campbell Newman and Tim Nicholls and we are determined to do that this week," she said. Although the fate of the bill rests with independents... Read more
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The North West Star
Tears as sex abuse statute of limitations Bill introduced in Parliamentat the next election, doesn't believe Labor's laws go far enough. In a rare sh
Tears as sex abuse statute of limitations Bill introduced in Parliament
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
at the next election, doesn't believe Labor's laws go far enough. In a rare show of genuine emotion, Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls fought back tears as he detailed why. "The existing legislation—that is, the legislation to be amended by the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tears as sex abuse statute of limitations Bill introducedat the next election, doesn't believe Labor's laws go far enough. In a rare sh
Tears as sex abuse statute of limitations Bill introduced
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
at the next election, doesn't believe Labor's laws go far enough. In a rare show of genuine emotion, Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls fought back tears as he detailed why. "The existing legislation—that is, the legislation to be amended by the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
System that failed Mason needs reviewYvette D’Ath certainly appears to believe so, having already rejected outright
System that failed Mason needs review
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Yvette D’Ath certainly appears to believe so, having already rejected outright calls from Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls for a coronial inquest into Mason’s death. Ms D’Ath points out that an inquest can’t be held at the same time... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Child sex abuse changes to be debatedand psychological. The change will have bipartisan support from the Liberal Na
Child sex abuse changes to be debated
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
and psychological. The change will have bipartisan support from the Liberal National Party opposition, however leader Tim Nicholls was eager to highlight that his party announced it as a policy two weeks before Labor. Tuesday's sitting of... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Sofronoff to lead parole system reviewand seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well a
Sofronoff to lead parole system review
The Daily Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
and seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well as experts and researchers." LNP Leader Tim Nicholls said the Opposition would consider supporting the review after it had considered the terms of reference. "Well... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Sofronoff to lead parole system reviewand seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well a
Sofronoff to lead parole system review
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
and seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well as experts and researchers." LNP Leader Tim Nicholls said the Opposition would consider supporting the review after it had considered the terms of reference. "Well... Read more
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Queensland Times
Sofronoff to lead parole system reviewand seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well a
Sofronoff to lead parole system review
Queensland Times / Posted 16 days ago
and seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well as experts and researchers." LNP Leader Tim Nicholls said the Opposition would consider supporting the review after it had considered the terms of reference. "Well... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Sofronoff to lead parole system reviewand seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well a
Sofronoff to lead parole system review
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
and seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well as experts and researchers." LNP Leader Tim Nicholls said the Opposition would consider supporting the review after it had considered the terms of reference. "Well... Read more
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News Mail
Sofronoff to lead parole system reviewand seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well a
Sofronoff to lead parole system review
News Mail / Posted 16 days ago
and seek input from organisations working with victims and offenders, as well as experts and researchers." LNP Leader Tim Nicholls said the Opposition would consider supporting the review after it had considered the terms of reference. "Well... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Opposition wants inquest into Mason Lee's deathmother Anne-Maree Lee, stepfather Andrew O'Sullivan and family friend Ryan Hods
Opposition wants inquest into Mason Lee's death
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
mother Anne-Maree Lee, stepfather Andrew O'Sullivan and family friend Ryan Hodson have been charged with his manslaughter. Tim Nicholls said an inquest would be about identifying the system failings. Photo: Bradley Kanaris Liberal National Party... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's deathOPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launc
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's death
The Daily Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
OPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launch a coronial inquest into the death of Caboolture toddler Mason Lee. But it could be years before any inquest can begin. Speaking at Parliament House in Brisbane, Mr... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's deathOPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launc
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's death
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
OPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launch a coronial inquest into the death of Caboolture toddler Mason Lee. But it could be years before any inquest can begin. Speaking at Parliament House in Brisbane, Mr... Read more
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Queensland Times
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's deathOPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launc
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's death
Queensland Times / Posted 16 days ago
OPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launch a coronial inquest into the death of Caboolture toddler Mason Lee. But it could be years before any inquest can begin. Speaking at Parliament House in Brisbane, Mr... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld govt outlines parole system reviewweek and will spend almost two months behind bars before his case is next menti
Qld govt outlines parole system review
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
week and will spend almost two months behind bars before his case is next mentioned in late October. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls said the government was "shutting the stable door after the horse has bolted". "A properly operating parole... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's deathOPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launc
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's death
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
OPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launch a coronial inquest into the death of Caboolture toddler Mason Lee. But it could be years before any inquest can begin. Speaking at Parliament House in Brisbane, Mr... Read more
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News Mail
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's deathOPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launc
Inquest may examine failings that led to Mason's death
News Mail / Posted 17 days ago
OPPOSITION Leader Tim Nicholls has called on the Queensland Government to launch a coronial inquest into the death of Caboolture toddler Mason Lee. But under the Coroner's Act an inquest cannot be held until criminal charges over Mason's death are... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld govt outlines parole system reviewweek and will spend almost two months behind bars before his case is next menti
Qld govt outlines parole system review
Perth Now / Posted 17 days ago
week and will spend almost two months behind bars before his case is next mentioned in late October. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls said the government was "shutting the stable door after the horse has bolted". "A properly operating parole... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld govt outlines parole system reviewweek and will spend almost two months behind bars before his case is next menti
Qld govt outlines parole system review
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
week and will spend almost two months behind bars before his case is next mentioned in late October. Opposition leader Tim Nicholls said the government was "shutting the stable door after the horse has bolted". "A properly operating parole... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorwhen any Minister spoke about jobs it was in the context of cutting them not cr
Letters to the editor
The North West Star / Posted 17 days ago
when any Minister spoke about jobs it was in the context of cutting them not creating them. Before the 2012 election Tim Nicholls promised to target a 4% jobless rate but then stood idle as the trend rate hit 6.7% for four months in late 2014... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Government forced to bat away election rumourson the election trigger." The Galaxy Poll showed the LNP's primary support had
Government forced to bat away election rumours
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 days ago
on the election trigger." The Galaxy Poll showed the LNP's primary support had dropped 6 per cent to 38 per cent since Tim Nicholls took over the leadership, with Labor also dropping three points to 33 per cent. But just under half - 46 per... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Giants overcome gallant Suns by eight pointswas particularly gallant, given midfielder Alex Sexton failed to finish the mat
Giants overcome gallant Suns by eight points
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
was particularly gallant, given midfielder Alex Sexton failed to finish the match with a left thigh injury, while ruckman Tim Nicholls spent much of the game limping on an injured knee. The Giants host West Coast next week in what looms as a... Read more
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SportsFan
Giants overcome brave Sunswas particularly brave, given midfielder Alex Sexton failed to finish the match
Giants overcome brave Suns
SportsFan / Posted 19 days ago
was particularly brave, given midfielder Alex Sexton failed to finish the match with a left thigh injury, while ruckman Tim Nicholls spent much of the game limping on an injured knee. The Giants host West Coast next week in what looms as a... Read more
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