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The Mercury News
California: Measure to legalize pot headed for November ballotrecreational use of marijuana claim they have collected enough signatures to qu
California: Measure to legalize pot headed for November ballot
The Mercury News / Posted a minute ago
recreational use of marijuana claim they have collected enough signatures to quality the measure for the November ballot. The coalition behind the Adult Use of Marijuana Act will launch a campaign to pass the initiative at an event Wednesday... Read more
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New York Post
US will accelerate fight against ISIS after SEAL’s deathat all,” he said. “We are putting these people are risk every day and, tragical
US will accelerate fight against ISIS after SEAL’s death
New York Post / Posted 14 minutes ago
at all,” he said. “We are putting these people are risk every day and, tragically, losses will occur.” Carter said the coalition “can and must do more as well, both to confront (ISIS) in Iraq and Syria and its metastases elsewhere.” In a... Read more
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The Hill
US SEAL killed in Iraq part of 'quick reaction force'who was killed in Iraq was part of a quick reaction force responding to U.S. tr
US SEAL killed in Iraq part of 'quick reaction force'
The Hill / Posted 15 minutes ago
who was killed in Iraq was part of a quick reaction force responding to U.S. troops pinned down in combat, according to the coalition on Wednesday. The quick reaction force of U.S. special operations forces responded after U.S. troops in a... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
DFW High-Speed Rail Plan Progressing SlowlyDallas and Tarrant. Bill Meadows is the chairman of the Commission for High-Sp
DFW High-Speed Rail Plan Progressing Slowly
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 30 minutes ago
Dallas and Tarrant. Bill Meadows is the chairman of the Commission for High-Speed Rail in Dallas-Fort Worth. He provided the coalition with an update on where things stand, most notably highlighting meetings with federal transportation and rail... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Connecticut receives $3 million for affordable housingnot the end of our efforts—it is just the beginning. We look forward to working
Connecticut receives $3 million for affordable housing
Greenwich Time / Posted 48 minutes ago
not the end of our efforts—it is just the beginning. We look forward to working with the administration and our state partners as we put these dollars to work building affordable homes for the lowest income people,” the coalition said in a statem... Read more
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The News-Times
Connecticut receives $3 million for affordable housingnot the end of our efforts—it is just the beginning. We look forward to working
Connecticut receives $3 million for affordable housing
The News-Times / Posted 52 minutes ago
not the end of our efforts—it is just the beginning. We look forward to working with the administration and our state partners as we put these dollars to work building affordable homes for the lowest income people,” the coalition said in a statem... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Connecticut receives $3 million for affordable housingnot the end of our efforts—it is just the beginning. We look forward to working
Connecticut receives $3 million for affordable housing
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
not the end of our efforts—it is just the beginning. We look forward to working with the administration and our state partners as we put these dollars to work building affordable homes for the lowest income people,” the coalition said in a statem... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Connecticut receives $3 million for affordable housingnot the end of our efforts—it is just the beginning. We look forward to working
Connecticut receives $3 million for affordable housing
Connecticut Post / Posted an hour ago
not the end of our efforts—it is just the beginning. We look forward to working with the administration and our state partners as we put these dollars to work building affordable homes for the lowest income people,” the coalition said in a statem... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Islamic State kills U.S. Navy SEAL in northern Iraqoccupied the town at dawn on Tuesday but were driven out later in the day by th
Islamic State kills U.S. Navy SEAL in northern Iraq
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted an hour ago
occupied the town at dawn on Tuesday but were driven out later in the day by the peshmerga. A U.S. military official said the coalition had helped the peshmerga by conducting more than 20 air strikes with F-15 jets and drones. The official,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Prayer vigil supports striking Verizon workersline after a prayer at Verizon Wireless store at Union Road and Walden Avenue,
Prayer vigil supports striking Verizon workers
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
line after a prayer at Verizon Wireless store at Union Road and Walden Avenue, in Cheektowaga (John Hickey/Buffalo News) The Coalition for Economic Justice, faith leaders and labor leaders held a prayer vigil on Wednesday in support of striking... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Turnbull seeks an innovation nationsaid the statement did not take away from the fact that $3 billion had been cut
Turnbull seeks an innovation nation
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
said the statement did not take away from the fact that $3 billion had been cut from science, research and innovation since the coalition came to office. "It really doesn't go to make up the degradation of two years of Tony Abbott's government," Mr... Read more
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Brisbane Times
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestonenow at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 milli
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestone
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 hours ago
now at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 million homes by the middle of next year. "Only the Coalition's plan for the nbn keeps broadband affordable. Under Labor, the nbn was a mess, it was a gold plated approach,... Read more
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WA Today
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestonenow at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 milli
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestone
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
now at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 million homes by the middle of next year. "Only the Coalition's plan for the nbn keeps broadband affordable. Under Labor, the nbn was a mess, it was a gold plated approach,... Read more
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The Age
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestonenow at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 milli
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestone
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
now at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 million homes by the middle of next year. "Only the Coalition's plan for the nbn keeps broadband affordable. Under Labor, the nbn was a mess, it was a gold plated approach,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestonenow at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 milli
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestone
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
now at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 million homes by the middle of next year. "Only the Coalition's plan for the nbn keeps broadband affordable. Under Labor, the nbn was a mess, it was a gold plated approach,... Read more
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Canberra Times
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestonenow at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 milli
National Broadband Network hits 2 million premise milestone
Canberra Times / Posted 2 hours ago
now at a scale that will allow the broadband network to reach more than 5 million homes by the middle of next year. "Only the Coalition's plan for the nbn keeps broadband affordable. Under Labor, the nbn was a mess, it was a gold plated approach,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industriesto putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climat
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industries
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
to putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climate platform. On Tuesday, Labor joined the Coalition to vote down a Senate motion by the Greens to restore the agency's full funding. "It's incredibly... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industriesto putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climat
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industries
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 hours ago
to putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climate platform. On Tuesday, Labor joined the Coalition to vote down a Senate motion by the Greens to restore the agency's full funding. "It's incredibly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Diplomats Criticise Cord's IEBC ProtestEveryone must reject rhetoric or actions that incite violence," they added. Th
Diplomats Criticise Cord's IEBC Protest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Everyone must reject rhetoric or actions that incite violence," they added. The statement comes in the wake of calls by the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (Cord) to its supporters to stage protests at all Independent Electoral and... Read more
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The North West Star
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industriesto putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climat
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industries
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
to putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climate platform. On Tuesday, Labor joined the Coalition to vote down a Senate motion by the Greens to restore the agency's full funding. "It's incredibly... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industriesto putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climat
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industries
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
to putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climate platform. On Tuesday, Labor joined the Coalition to vote down a Senate motion by the Greens to restore the agency's full funding. "It's incredibly... Read more
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Daily Mirror
More British troops will be sent to Iraq to fight ISISincome and has lost territory in Iraq to the forces of the Baghdad government.
More British troops will be sent to Iraq to fight ISIS
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
income and has lost territory in Iraq to the forces of the Baghdad government. "We are playing a vital role in terms of the coalition air strikes, we are the second largest contributor behind the US. "We are working with Kurdish and other... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industriesto putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climat
Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industries
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 hours ago
to putting back just a tad over $300 million as part of its pre-election climate platform. On Tuesday, Labor joined the Coalition to vote down a Senate motion by the Greens to restore the agency's full funding. "It's incredibly... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 electionTony Abbott in a leadership ballot of lawmakers in the ruling center-right Libe
Prime minister says Australia to have July 2 election
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 hours ago
Tony Abbott in a leadership ballot of lawmakers in the ruling center-right Liberal Party in September, only two years after the coalition government was elected. The change of prime minister immediately boosted the government's standing in opinion... Read more
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The Manila Times
IS kills US Navy SEAL in Iraq attackmonth that it was deploying additional forces to Iraq, bringing the official to
IS kills US Navy SEAL in Iraq attack
The Manila Times / Posted 3 hours ago
month that it was deploying additional forces to Iraq, bringing the official total to more than 4,000. Boots on the ground The coalition is carrying out daily air strikes against IS, and while most American forces on the ground in Iraq play... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Deadline for Brown to take up tobacco billsthe “Dream Builders” list, the group says it will be the antithesis of the Cham
Deadline for Brown to take up tobacco bills
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 hours ago
the “Dream Builders” list, the group says it will be the antithesis of the Chamber’s “list of cynical CEO priorities.” The coalition, which includes state chapters of SEIU, ACLU, Planned Parenthood, Sierra Club, and others, also plans to unveil... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US, allies target Islamic State in Mosul with 10 strikes - statementcoalition partners on Tuesday launched 22 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq
US, allies target Islamic State in Mosul with 10 strikes - statement
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
coalition partners on Tuesday launched 22 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq, including 10 near the key city of Mosul, the coalition leading the operations said in a statement released on Wednesday. The coalition is working alongside Iraqi... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Finnish finance minister faces new challenge as party leaderYLE showed the conservative party on 17 percent support, putting it behind both
Finnish finance minister faces new challenge as party leader
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
YLE showed the conservative party on 17 percent support, putting it behind both the opposition party Social Democrats and the coalition-leading Centre party. As interior minister, Orpo has received support for his handling of the migration crisis... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
California marijuana legalization initiative has signatures, headed to November ballotmarijuana plants for adults 21 and older. The initiative would also place a 15
California marijuana legalization initiative has signatures, headed to November ballot
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 hours ago
marijuana plants for adults 21 and older. The initiative would also place a 15 percent tax on retail sales of the drug. The coalition plans to celebrate their accomplishment and announce an official campaign to pass the measure at an event in... Read more
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The Star
U.S., allies target Islamic State in Mosul with 10 strikes - statementcoalition partners on Tuesday launched 22 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq
U.S., allies target Islamic State in Mosul with 10 strikes - statement
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
coalition partners on Tuesday launched 22 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq, including 10 near the key city of Mosul, the coalition leading the operations said in a statement released on Wednesday. The coalition is working alongside Iraqi... Read more
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The Star
Finnish finance minister faces new challenge as party leaderYLE showed the conservative party on 17 percent support, putting it behind both
Finnish finance minister faces new challenge as party leader
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
YLE showed the conservative party on 17 percent support, putting it behind both the opposition party Social Democrats and the coalition-leading Centre party. As interior minister, Orpo has received support for his handling of the migration crisis... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Ghana encouraged to eradicate illiteracycitizen in the country know the importance of books and literacy from the lay m
Ghana encouraged to eradicate illiteracy
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 3 hours ago
citizen in the country know the importance of books and literacy from the lay man to the literate. He also added that the coalition should organise a national conference on reading on literacy and numeracy so that everybody would know the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lettersunemployment and suicides. The welfare and wellbeing of the population should b
Letters
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
unemployment and suicides. The welfare and wellbeing of the population should be the main objective of any Government. The Coalition constantly tell us that they are better economic managers than Labor and that Coalition policies are aimed at... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Turnbull’s $1.6b hidden war-chestmiddle Australia. Mr Turnbull is set to call the election this weekend, saying
Turnbull’s $1.6b hidden war-chest
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
middle Australia. Mr Turnbull is set to call the election this weekend, saying he was “quietly confident” he would lead the Coalition to victory on July 2. He will have close to $1.6 billion to help, with Budget papers revealing three years of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kerry warns Assad as truce talks shift to Berlinin the western German city of Stuttgart, US Defence Secretary Ash Carter was me
Kerry warns Assad as truce talks shift to Berlin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
in the western German city of Stuttgart, US Defence Secretary Ash Carter was meeting representatives from 10 countries in the coalition fighting the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq to discuss "accelerating" the campaign. Renewed fighting... Read more
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Aljazeera
Yemen's warring parties resume peace talks in Kuwaitmost of the civilians killed in the conflict in the past 14 months have died in
Yemen's warring parties resume peace talks in Kuwait
Aljazeera / Posted 5 hours ago
most of the civilians killed in the conflict in the past 14 months have died in Saudi-led bombing raids. HRW has accused the coalition of carrying out "indiscriminate air strikes" against civilian areas, and the rebels of committing "various... Read more
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Daily Star
Britain ramps up ISIS fight: More troops being sent to Iraqnumber of Daesh fighters is estimated to be at its lowest for about two years.
Britain ramps up ISIS fight: More troops being sent to Iraq
Daily Star / Posted 5 hours ago
number of Daesh fighters is estimated to be at its lowest for about two years. "We are playing a vital role in terms of the coalition air strikes, we are the second largest contributor behind the US." RAF jets began air strikes against IS in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cage-free egg activists target Publixeggs in their stores, but activists want the supermarket chain to phase out the
Cage-free egg activists target Publix
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
eggs in their stores, but activists want the supermarket chain to phase out the caging practice entirely. A study from the Coalition for Sustainable Egg Supply says cage-free eggs are about 15 cents more to produce per dozen. The price gap is... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Obama to visit Flint amid calls for swifter actionround-table discussion, and a speech to about 1,000 people at a Flint high scho
Obama to visit Flint amid calls for swifter action
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 hours ago
round-table discussion, and a speech to about 1,000 people at a Flint high school. The Rev. Allen Overton, chairman of the Coalition for Clean Water in Flint and a member of Concerned Pastors for Social Action, said "we've given the governor... Read more
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The Border Mail
Scott Morrison declares an end to class warfare as Bill Shorten prepares billions in savingseffect on long-term savers who had been swelling their retirement nest eggs wit
Scott Morrison declares an end to class warfare as Bill Shorten prepares billions in savings
The Border Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
effect on long-term savers who had been swelling their retirement nest eggs without such a cap, and who had been assured by the Coalition that no such rule changes were being considered. "We are not taxing the earnings out of retirement phase... Read more
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Western Advocate
Manildra gave inflated jobs figures to minister before ethanol billMedia has previously revealed Manildra secured 20 meetings with NSW ministers a
Manildra gave inflated jobs figures to minister before ethanol bill
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Media has previously revealed Manildra secured 20 meetings with NSW ministers and donated more than $160,000 to the Coalition in a ferocious lobbying effort before the introduction of new laws. "We understood the figures were sourced... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
United Way CEO Bob Brown to retirestarting with the March of Dimes in Boston. He also led the American Foundation
United Way CEO Bob Brown to retire
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
starting with the March of Dimes in Boston. He also led the American Foundation for AIDS Research before taking the helm of the Coalition for the Homeless in the early 2000s. There, he clashed with city leaders who wanted to move the organization's... Read more
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Reuters
Maoists prompt Nepal crisis by announcing plans for new governmentmajor stakeholders. The Maoists said they were waiting for the response from O
Maoists prompt Nepal crisis by announcing plans for new government
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
major stakeholders. The Maoists said they were waiting for the response from Oli before withdrawing their ministers from the coalition. Prakash Sharan Mahat, a Nepali Congress lawmaker, said his party was exploring alternatives to Oli, who he... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Manildra gave inflated jobs figures to minister before ethanol billMedia has previously revealed Manildra secured 20 meetings with NSW ministers a
Manildra gave inflated jobs figures to minister before ethanol bill
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 hours ago
Media has previously revealed Manildra secured 20 meetings with NSW ministers and donated more than $160,000 to the Coalition in a ferocious lobbying effort before the introduction of new laws. "We understood the figures were sourced... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'The figures I quoted were incorrect'Media has previously revealed Manildra secured 20 meetings with NSW ministers a
'The figures I quoted were incorrect'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Media has previously revealed Manildra secured 20 meetings with NSW ministers and donated more than $160,000 to the Coalition in a ferocious lobbying effort before the introduction of new laws. "We understood the figures were sourced... Read more
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News.com.au
Labor's Craig Thomson found in contempta statement about Health Services Union funding on May 21, 2012 that contained
Labor's Craig Thomson found in contempt
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
a statement about Health Services Union funding on May 21, 2012 that contained "factually incorrect material". Labor and the coalition voted to find Mr Thomson in contempt, with Labor MP Anna Burke putting on the record the parliament be above... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Manildra gave inflated jobs figures to minister before ethanol billMedia has previously revealed Manildra secured 20 meetings with NSW ministers a
Manildra gave inflated jobs figures to minister before ethanol bill
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
Media has previously revealed Manildra secured 20 meetings with NSW ministers and donated more than $160,000 to the Coalition in a ferocious lobbying effort before the introduction of new laws. "We understood the figures were sourced... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Scott Morrison declares an end to class warfare as Bill Shorten prepares billions in savingseffect on long-term savers who had been swelling their retirement nest-eggs wit
Scott Morrison declares an end to class warfare as Bill Shorten prepares billions in savings
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
effect on long-term savers who had been swelling their retirement nest-eggs without such a cap, and who had been assured by the Coalition that no such rule changes were being considered. "We are not taxing the earnings out of retirement phase... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Turnbull invokes "class warfare" against budget criticismPRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull was quietly confident the Coalition would win t
Turnbull invokes "class warfare" against budget criticism
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull was quietly confident the Coalition would win the coming election as he accused Opposition Leader Bill Shorten of engaging in "class warfare" in his criticism of the budget. Mr Turnbull told Channel Nine yesterday he... Read more
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The Courier
Scott Morrison declares an end to class warfare as Bill Shorten prepares billions in savingseffect on long-term savers who had been swelling their retirement nest-eggs wit
Scott Morrison declares an end to class warfare as Bill Shorten prepares billions in savings
The Courier / Posted 7 hours ago
effect on long-term savers who had been swelling their retirement nest-eggs without such a cap, and who had been assured by the Coalition that no such rule changes were being considered. "We are not taxing the earnings out of retirement phase... Read more
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