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Canberra Times
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tank IPA at Senatehe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
Canberra Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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Canberra Times
Money from tax breaks should go to frontline workers instead: Unions ACTprogram was designed to support the ACT economy, particularly the construction
Canberra Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
program was designed to support the ACT economy, particularly the construction industry, "through the years of harsh Abbott government cuts". "This measure encouraged development in the city and kept thousands of construction workers... Read more
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The Age
Money from tax breaks should go to frontline workers instead: Unions ACTprogram was designed to support the ACT economy, particularly the construction
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
program was designed to support the ACT economy, particularly the construction industry, "through the years of harsh Abbott government cuts". "This measure encouraged development in the city and kept thousands of construction workers... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Money from tax breaks should go to frontline workers instead: Unions ACTprogram was designed to support the ACT economy, particularly the construction
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
program was designed to support the ACT economy, particularly the construction industry, "through the years of harsh Abbott government cuts". "This measure encouraged development in the city and kept thousands of construction workers... Read more
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Herald Sun
The ugly truth about the NBNbeen brought down to Earth. Instead economic compromises have delivered a serv
Herald Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
been brought down to Earth. Instead economic compromises have delivered a service that is much, much slower. After the Abbott Government changed the way the NBN was to be delivered from Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) to Fibre-to-the-Node (FTTN),... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tankhe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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Western Advocate
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tankhe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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Daily Liberal
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tankhe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tankhe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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Manning River Times
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tankhe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
Manning River Times / Posted 7 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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The North West Star
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tankhe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
The North West Star / Posted 7 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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The Border Mail
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tankhe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
The Border Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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The Courier
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tankhe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
The Courier / Posted 8 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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The Age
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tank IPA at Senatehe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
APSC boss John Lloyd defends link to right-wing think tank IPA at Senatehe said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free marke
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
he said. The commissioner is a member of the IPA, a Melbourne-based free market public policy think tank. Before the Abbott government appointed him APS commissioner in 2014, Mr Lloyd was the director of the IPA's work reform and productivity... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The ugly truth about the NBNbeen brought down to Earth. Instead economic compromises have delivered a serv
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 hours ago
been brought down to Earth. Instead economic compromises have delivered a service that is much, much slower. After the Abbott Government changed the way the NBN was to be delivered from Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) to Fibre-to-the-Node (FTTN),... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The ugly truth about the NBNbeen brought down to Earth. Instead economic compromises have delivered a serv
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
been brought down to Earth. Instead economic compromises have delivered a service that is much, much slower. After the Abbott Government changed the way the NBN was to be delivered from Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) to Fibre-to-the-Node (FTTN),... Read more
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Manning River Times
Turnbull says the NBN was a mistake and may never make moneyto deliver the mammoth infrastructure project. And Mr Turnbull, who was previo
Manning River Times / Posted 16 hours ago
to deliver the mammoth infrastructure project. And Mr Turnbull, who was previously the Communications Minister in the Abbott government, admitted the giant project might never make back the money invested by taxpayers. Despite this, the Prime... Read more
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The North West Star
Turnbull says the NBN was a mistake and may never make moneyto deliver the mammoth infrastructure project. And Mr Turnbull, who was previo
The North West Star / Posted 16 hours ago
to deliver the mammoth infrastructure project. And Mr Turnbull, who was previously the Communications Minister in the Abbott government, admitted the giant project might never make back the money invested by taxpayers. Despite this, the Prime... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Malcolm Turnbull says the NBN was a mistake and may never make moneyto deliver the mammoth infrastructure project. And Mr Turnbull, who was previo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
to deliver the mammoth infrastructure project. And Mr Turnbull, who was previously the Communications Minister in the Abbott government, admitted the giant project might never make back the money invested by taxpayers. Despite this, the Prime... Read more
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The Age
Malcolm Turnbull says the NBN was a mistake and may never make moneyto deliver the mammoth infrastructure project. And Mr Turnbull, who was previo
The Age / Posted 16 hours ago
to deliver the mammoth infrastructure project. And Mr Turnbull, who was previously the Communications Minister in the Abbott government, admitted the giant project might never make back the money invested by taxpayers. Despite this, the Prime... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
ASIC set to to triple corporate penalties to $3 millionfederal election to claim there was already a “tough cop on the beat“. ASIC rec
Business Insider Australia / Posted 19 hours ago
federal election to claim there was already a “tough cop on the beat“. ASIC received an additional $120 million which the Abbott government had cut, as well as a powerful product intervention power, a new user pays system to fund the regulator and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Goodbye to Australia’s own carSouth Australia, will be shut down for good, and large-scale car making in Aust
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
South Australia, will be shut down for good, and large-scale car making in Australia will be no more. Ever since the Abbott government decided in 2014 that further subsidies would not be worth the cost, the obituaries for car-making,... Read more
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The Age
Goodbye to Australia’s own carSouth Australia, will be shut down for good, and large-scale car making in Aust
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
South Australia, will be shut down for good, and large-scale car making in Australia will be no more. Ever since the Abbott government decided in 2014 that further subsidies would not be worth the cost, the obituaries for car-making,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Goodbye to Australia’s own carSouth Australia, will be shut down for good, and large-scale car making in Aust
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
South Australia, will be shut down for good, and large-scale car making in Australia will be no more. Ever since the Abbott government decided in 2014 that further subsidies would not be worth the cost, the obituaries for car-making,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull's national energy guarantee plan masks a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Public service needs 'permission culture': former secretary Martin Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. Former Health Department secretary Martin Bowles. Photo: Melissa Adams He said a permission... Read more
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Manning River Times
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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The North West Star
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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The Courier
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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The Age
Malcolm Turnbull's national energy guarantee plan masks a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Malcolm Turnbull's national energy guarantee plan masks a carbon priceenergy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
energy guarantee would introduce a de facto carbon price, measuring the cost of emissions for the first time since the Abbott government scrapped the carbon tax in 2014. The long-awaited energy plan, released by the government on Tuesday,... Read more
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The Border Mail
APS needs permission to innovate without fear: Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. He said a permission culture would give departments and agencies the ability to innovate and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
APS needs permission to innovate without fear: Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. He said a permission culture would give departments and agencies the ability to innovate and... Read more
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The Courier
APS needs permission to innovate without fear: Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. He said a permission culture would give departments and agencies the ability to innovate and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
APS needs permission to innovate without fear: Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. He said a permission culture would give departments and agencies the ability to innovate and... Read more
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Western Advocate
APS needs permission to innovate without fear: Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. He said a permission culture would give departments and agencies the ability to innovate and... Read more
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Manning River Times
APS needs permission to innovate without fear: Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. He said a permission culture would give departments and agencies the ability to innovate and... Read more
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The North West Star
APS needs permission to innovate without fear: Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. He said a permission culture would give departments and agencies the ability to innovate and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
APS needs permission to innovate without fear: Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. He said a permission culture would give departments and agencies the ability to innovate and... Read more
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The Age
Public service needs 'permission culture': former secretary Martin Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. Former Health Department secretary Martin Bowles. Photo: Melissa Adams He said a permission... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Public service needs 'permission culture': former secretary Martin Bowlesservice, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's hom
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
service, including high profile controversies such as the Rudd government's home insultation scheme and the backlash to Abbott government budget cuts. Former Health Department secretary Martin Bowles. Photo: Melissa Adams He said a permission... Read more
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Canberra Times
Out of the ashes of failed attempts, finally a chance to put the climate wars behind usor less what each of the other schemes would have done. It will make the electr
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
or less what each of the other schemes would have done. It will make the electricity system cleaner (in accordance with the Abbott government's commitments under the Paris climate agreement) while giving investors the certainty they need to work out... Read more
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The Age
Out of the ashes of failed attempts, finally a chance to put the climate wars behind usor less what each of the other schemes would have done. It will make the electr
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
or less what each of the other schemes would have done. It will make the electricity system cleaner (in accordance with the Abbott government's commitments under the Paris climate agreement) while giving investors the certainty they need to work out... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Out of the ashes of failed attempts, finally a chance to put the climate wars behind usor less what each of the other schemes would have done. It will make the electr
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
or less what each of the other schemes would have done. It will make the electricity system cleaner (in accordance with the Abbott government's commitments under the Paris climate agreement) while giving investors the certainty they need to work out... Read more
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