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Belfast Telegraph
Business chiefs' fear over post-Brexit job lossesFord that planned investment at its engine plant in Bridgend, South Wales, will
Business chiefs' fear over post-Brexit job losses
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Ford that planned investment at its engine plant in Bridgend, South Wales, will be cut from £181 million to £100 million. Tony Burke, assistant general secretary of Unite, said it was crucial for the Government to end the uncertainty, and that... Read more
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Junkee
Magda Szubanski Confronted A Nationals Senator And Spoke About LGBTIQ Suicide Rates On ‘Q&A’conservatives on marriage equality, on last night’s fiery episode of Q&A. Appe
Magda Szubanski Confronted A Nationals Senator And Spoke About LGBTIQ Suicide Rates On ‘Q&A’
Junkee / Posted 10 days ago
conservatives on marriage equality, on last night’s fiery episode of Q&A. Appearing on the panel alongside Nash, Labor MP Tony Burke, minor party senator Jacqui Lambie and musician Jimmy Barnes, Szubanski, who identifies as gay, dismissed the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Magda Szubanski clashes with Fiona Nash over marriage plebiscite on Q&Aof responsibility to lead this debate in the way we all want to see it head," s
Magda Szubanski clashes with Fiona Nash over marriage plebiscite on Q&A
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
of responsibility to lead this debate in the way we all want to see it head," she said. Earlier, Labor Member for Watson Tony Burke suggested Labor would oppose the plebiscite after the Party meets to discuss the issue. "My instincts tell me... Read more
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News.com.au
Things got very personal for the comedian on Q&Asee that as equality ... Szubanski: But you won’t give me my rights. Thanks fo
Things got very personal for the comedian on Q&A
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
see that as equality ... Szubanski: But you won’t give me my rights. Thanks for nothing. Manager of Opposition Business Tony Burke said he thought Labor would oppose the plebiscite, meaning the legalisation of gay marriage could be shelved. “We... Read more
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The North West Star
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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The Border Mail
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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15d
Illawarra Mercury
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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15d
The Courier
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
The Courier / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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15d
Northern Daily Leader
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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The Young Witness
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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15d
Western Advocate
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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15d
Kiama Independent
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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15d
Manning River Times
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
Manning River Times / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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15d
Goondiwindi Argus
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with herpolitics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory m
Turnbull ministers voice opposition to Pauline Hanson's first speech but will work with her
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 days ago
politics, but reached out to her after the election, arranging a conciliatory meeting in Sydney. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke noted voter support for One Nation was lower than at the 2001 election, when the party failed to have any senators... Read more
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15d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hanson refuses to apologise for maiden speechher view, clear to say that my electorate would I think strongly disagree with
Hanson refuses to apologise for maiden speech
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
her view, clear to say that my electorate would I think strongly disagree with her view," Mr Laundy said. Shadow minister Tony Burke noted that while 5 per cent of Australians voted for Pauline Hanson's One Nation party, 95 per cent did... Read more
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News.com.au
Are we really being ‘swamped by Muslims’?believe she knows exactly what’s she’s doing. “She is smart, she is strategic,
Are we really being ‘swamped by Muslims’?
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
believe she knows exactly what’s she’s doing. “She is smart, she is strategic, she is calculating,” Labor frontbencher Tony Burke said. “Pauline Hanson wanted the exact conversation across Australia that we’re having now, that the media is... Read more
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16d
News.com.au
MPs take Hanson to task over speechwhat he called a "vulgar speech". "We wouldn't dignify it by staying in there,
MPs take Hanson to task over speech
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
what he called a "vulgar speech". "We wouldn't dignify it by staying in there," he told Sky News. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke says the silliest argument anyone could make about Senator Hanson was to claim she was stupid. "She is smart. She... Read more
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16d
Sky News Australia
Labor condemns research base closureto keep it safe for people and the environment, the Australian Antarctic Divisi
Labor condemns research base closure
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 days ago
to keep it safe for people and the environment, the Australian Antarctic Division says. Opposition environment spokesman Tony Burke slammed the decision, saying it was a betrayal for Australia's Antarctic research. The base will close, be... Read more
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17d
News.com.au
Labor slams Macquarie Island closureto keep it safe for people and the environment, the Australian Antarctic Divisi
Labor slams Macquarie Island closure
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
to keep it safe for people and the environment, the Australian Antarctic Division says. Opposition environment spokesman Tony Burke slammed the decision, saying it was a betrayal for Australia's Antarctic research. The base will close, be... Read more
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17d
News.com.au
Federal MPs to sit fewer hours each weeksitting week that moved the starting time back from 9am to 9.30am on Wednesday
Federal MPs to sit fewer hours each week
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
sitting week that moved the starting time back from 9am to 9.30am on Wednesday and Thursday. Opposition business manager Tony Burke accused the government of changing the rules because it did not like varied voices in the chamber. The amendment... Read more
17d
Sky News Australia
Pyne rewards truancy with early mark: Burkesitting week when several coalition MPs, including three ministers, left Canber
Pyne rewards truancy with early mark: Burke
Sky News Australia / Posted 17 days ago
sitting week when several coalition MPs, including three ministers, left Canberra early. Manager of opposition business Tony Burke told Sky News the government cannot provide any discipline. 'Instead of dealing with their chaos by trying to... Read more
21d
KELO Sioux Falls
Lloyd Company Plans To Withdraw Its Rezoning Application For Lacy Estateof neighbors complained. "Right from the get go, the neighborhood got together
Lloyd Company Plans To Withdraw Its Rezoning Application For Lacy Estate
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 21 days ago
of neighbors complained. "Right from the get go, the neighborhood got together and focused on the concerns we had," Tony Burke said. Burke, who lives a half block away, says those concerns included, the number of units, drainage and... Read more
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Saddleworth Extra
Hub renamed in memory of Nicolaare there from everybody." Earlier in the summer, SSYCA hosted a showcase of f
Hub renamed in memory of Nicola
Saddleworth Extra / Posted 24 days ago
are there from everybody." Earlier in the summer, SSYCA hosted a showcase of free fun activities for young people. Tony Burke, vice-chair of SSYCA and president of Saddleworth Rotary Club, said: "We had a myriad of people of all ages who... Read more
25d
The Age
Green groups' 'lawfare' against mines has broad support: pollcourse", he said. Damselfish in distress: Degraded habitat in the northern part
Green groups' 'lawfare' against mines has broad support: poll
The Age / Posted 25 days ago
course", he said. Damselfish in distress: Degraded habitat in the northern part of the Great Barrier Reef. Photo: Supplied Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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25d
Sydney Morning Herald
Green groups' 'lawfare' against mines has broad support: pollcourse", he said. Damselfish in distress: Degraded habitat in the northern part
Green groups' 'lawfare' against mines has broad support: poll
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 25 days ago
course", he said. Damselfish in distress: Degraded habitat in the northern part of the Great Barrier Reef. Photo: Supplied Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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26d
The Courier
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
The Courier / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
Northern Daily Leader
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
The Young Witness
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
Western Advocate
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
Western Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
Kiama Independent
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
Manning River Times
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
Manning River Times / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
Goondiwindi Argus
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
The North West Star
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
Daily Liberal
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
Daily Liberal / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
The Border Mail
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
The Border Mail / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
Illawarra Mercury
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donationsto him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labo
Labor steps up pressure on Malcolm Turnbull over foreign political donations
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
to him by Chinese donors the Yuhu group, the wine was donated to charity. Labor frontbenchers Anthony Albanese and Tony Burke defended Senator Dastyari on Sunday but conceded his actions were outside community expectations. Mr Albanese... Read more
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26d
Sky News Australia
Albanese says Dastyari acted within rulesmachine.' Mr Albanese's comments are the latest from the opposition cautiously
Albanese says Dastyari acted within rules
Sky News Australia / Posted 26 days ago
machine.' Mr Albanese's comments are the latest from the opposition cautiously defending the senator. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke said the donation fell outside what the public expects from senators. 'It was technically within the rules (but)... Read more
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26d
Sky News Australia
18C not a proxy for leader change: BernardiTurnbull who supported these reforms when he wanted to be prime minister,' the
18C not a proxy for leader change: Bernardi
Sky News Australia / Posted 26 days ago
Turnbull who supported these reforms when he wanted to be prime minister,' the senator told Sky News. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke suggested most of those backing the changes only wanted to have a form of racial abuse sanctioned. 'What do they... Read more
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News.com.au
Turnbull may have just a year: Albaneseother so much with their internals, they were racing for the door to get out of
Turnbull may have just a year: Albanese
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
other so much with their internals, they were racing for the door to get out of there." Manager of opposition business Tony Burke said had Labor won the final motion seeking parliament's endorsement of a banking royal commission, it would have... Read more
26d
News.com.au
Dastyari didn't break rules: Burkeclose links to Beijing to pay an outstanding personal debt, one of his senior c
Dastyari didn't break rules: Burke
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
close links to Beijing to pay an outstanding personal debt, one of his senior colleagues says. Opposition frontbencher Tony Burke doesn't think Senator Dastyari will step down from the shadow frontbench because he didn't break any rules. "It... Read more
26d
News.com.au
18C not proxy for leader change: BernardiTurnbull who supported these reforms when he wanted to be prime minister," the
18C not proxy for leader change: Bernardi
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
Turnbull who supported these reforms when he wanted to be prime minister," the senator told Sky News. Labor frontbencher Tony Burke suggested most of those backing the changes only wanted to have a form of racial abuse sanctioned. "What do they... Read more
26d
The Courier
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: pollThe government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committ
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: poll
The Courier / Posted 26 days ago
The government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committee on the matter "in due course", he said. Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: pollThe government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committ
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: poll
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
The government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committee on the matter "in due course", he said. Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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26d
The Young Witness
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining venturesThe government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committ
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
The government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committee on the matter "in due course", he said. Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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Western Advocate
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: pollThe government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committ
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: poll
Western Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
The government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committee on the matter "in due course", he said. Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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27d
Daily Liberal
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining venturesThe government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committ
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures
Daily Liberal / Posted 27 days ago
The government will finalise its response to a House of Representatives committee on the matter "in due course", he said. Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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The Courier
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: pollparliamentary inquiry reported on the issue last May. The government will final
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: poll
The Courier / Posted 27 days ago
parliamentary inquiry reported on the issue last May. The government will finalise its response "in due course", he said. Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: pollparliamentary inquiry reported on the issue last May. The government will final
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures: poll
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 27 days ago
parliamentary inquiry reported on the issue last May. The government will finalise its response "in due course", he said. Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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The Young Witness
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining venturesparliamentary inquiry reported on the issue last May. The government will final
Majority support green groups using 'lawfare' to challenge mining ventures
The Young Witness / Posted 27 days ago
parliamentary inquiry reported on the issue last May. The government will finalise its response "in due course", he said. Tony Burke, Labor's environment spokesman, said he didn't "take much comfort" from signs the Prime Minister had been "a bit... Read more
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