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The Age
The first of the government's new trains is ready to rollwill be rolled out, with the first two hitting the tracks on Monday. Photo: Mic
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
will be rolled out, with the first two hitting the tracks on Monday. Photo: Michael Cranfield Ordered under the previous LNP government, the first NGR trains were due to be operational in mid-2016, but after the discovery of significant issues,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The first of the government's new trains is ready to rollwill be rolled out, with the first two hitting the tracks on Monday. Photo: Mic
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
will be rolled out, with the first two hitting the tracks on Monday. Photo: Michael Cranfield Ordered under the previous LNP government, the first NGR trains were due to be operational in mid-2016, but after the discovery of significant issues,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Illegal land clearing allegations against Wombinoo Station 'unfounded'to last month's Queensland election. The Queensland Labor Party vowed, if retu
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
to last month's Queensland election. The Queensland Labor Party vowed, if returned to office, it would tighten restrictions on land clearing that were relaxed under the previous LNP government of Campbell Newman. More stories from... Read more
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Canberra Times
Banks should be charged under Crimes Actthey aren't affected by the loss of interstate power lines. If even Goldman Sac
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
they aren't affected by the loss of interstate power lines. If even Goldman Sachs and BHP understand this, why can't the LNP government in Canberra? David Neilson, InvergowrieTime to act on whalers There is now public evidence revealed of... Read more
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The Age
Banks should be charged under Crimes Actthey aren't affected by the loss of interstate power lines. If even Goldman Sac
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
they aren't affected by the loss of interstate power lines. If even Goldman Sachs and BHP understand this, why can't the LNP government in Canberra? David Neilson, InvergowrieTime to act on whalers There is now public evidence revealed of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Banks should be charged under Crimes Actthey aren't affected by the loss of interstate power lines. If even Goldman Sac
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
they aren't affected by the loss of interstate power lines. If even Goldman Sachs and BHP understand this, why can't the LNP government in Canberra? David Neilson, InvergowrieTime to act on whalers There is now public evidence revealed of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Warren Entsch blasts George Christensen and party colleagues over Queensland and gay marriagethe election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk​ L
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
the election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk​ Labor government, the legacy of the Newman LNP government, the Adani mine and deals with One Nation. "None of the headline issues in the Queensland election campaign... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Warren Entsch blasts George Christensen and party colleagues over Queensland, gay marriagethe election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk???
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 days ago
the election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk??? Labor government, the legacy of the Newman LNP government, the Adani mine and deals with One Nation. "None of the headline issues in the Queensland election campaign... Read more
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Western Advocate
Warren Entsch blasts George Christensen and party colleagues over Queensland, gay marriagethe election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk???
Western Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
the election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk??? Labor government, the legacy of the Newman LNP government, the Adani mine and deals with One Nation. "None of the headline issues in the Queensland election campaign... Read more
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The North West Star
Warren Entsch blasts George Christensen and party colleagues over Queensland, gay marriagethe election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk???
The North West Star / Posted 21 days ago
the election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk??? Labor government, the legacy of the Newman LNP government, the Adani mine and deals with One Nation. "None of the headline issues in the Queensland election campaign... Read more
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21d
Daily Liberal
Warren Entsch blasts George Christensen and party colleagues over Queensland, gay marriagethe election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk???
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 days ago
the election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk??? Labor government, the legacy of the Newman LNP government, the Adani mine and deals with One Nation. "None of the headline issues in the Queensland election campaign... Read more
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The Border Mail
Warren Entsch blasts George Christensen and party colleagues over Queensland, gay marriagethe election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk???
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
the election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk??? Labor government, the legacy of the Newman LNP government, the Adani mine and deals with One Nation. "None of the headline issues in the Queensland election campaign... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Warren Entsch blasts George Christensen and party colleagues over Queensland, gay marriagethe election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk???
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
the election was fought on state issues such as the record of the Palaszczuk??? Labor government, the legacy of the Newman LNP government, the Adani mine and deals with One Nation. "None of the headline issues in the Queensland election campaign... Read more
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21d
Business Insider Australia
Queensland Nationals MPs are blaming Malcolm Turnbull for the LNP's election lossNicholls not being known in the regions and not being liked in the cities,” a s
Business Insider Australia / Posted 21 days ago
Nicholls not being known in the regions and not being liked in the cities,” a source said. Mr Nicholls’ ties to the former LNP government of Campbell Newman were also referenced by voters. “Punters were not sure the LNP had learned from last... Read more
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22d
TheBull
Could the LNP be headed for divorce?regions have been treated by the hierarchy of the party," says Mr Johnson, who
TheBull / Posted 22 days ago
regions have been treated by the hierarchy of the party," says Mr Johnson, who served as chief whip in the former Newman LNP government. "This isn't just recently. I've been talking to my former and current colleagues for a long while. This has... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Could the LNP be headed for divorce?regions have been treated by the hierarchy of the party," says Mr Johnson, who
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
regions have been treated by the hierarchy of the party," says Mr Johnson, who served as chief whip in the former Newman LNP government. "This isn't just recently. I've been talking to my former and current colleagues for a long while. This has... Read more
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Weekly Times
Could the LNP be headed for divorce?regions have been treated by the hierarchy of the party," says Mr Johnson, who
Weekly Times / Posted 22 days ago
regions have been treated by the hierarchy of the party," says Mr Johnson, who served as chief whip in the former Newman LNP government. "This isn't just recently. I've been talking to my former and current colleagues for a long while. This has... Read more
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News.com.au
Could the LNP be headed for divorce?regions have been treated by the hierarchy of the party," says Mr Johnson, who
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
regions have been treated by the hierarchy of the party," says Mr Johnson, who served as chief whip in the former Newman LNP government. "This isn't just recently. I've been talking to my former and current colleagues for a long while. This has... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cheers, jeers and beers but it's not party time yetappeared about 10.45pm, his family in tow. After a spirited speech, in which h
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
appeared about 10.45pm, his family in tow. After a spirited speech, in which he said he would not give up fighting for an LNP government, Mr Nicholls grabbed a beer - XXXX Gold, of course. But half the room appeared to have emptied before he... Read more
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The Age
Cheers, jeers and beers but it's not party time yetappeared about 10.45pm, his family in tow. After a spirited speech, in which h
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
appeared about 10.45pm, his family in tow. After a spirited speech, in which he said he would not give up fighting for an LNP government, Mr Nicholls grabbed a beer - XXXX Gold, of course. But half the room appeared to have emptied before he... Read more
23d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Exit poll predicts narrow win to Labor in Queensland pollgoing in this to win it, and we are determined to win it," Mr Nicholls said, as
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 days ago
going in this to win it, and we are determined to win it," Mr Nicholls said, as protesters chanted around him. "A majority LNP government will bring about change that Queenslanders want." Mr Nicholls said he was not deterred by the... Read more
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23d
The Courier Mail
Cairns votes 2017: State Election’s winners and loserselectorates of Cairns, Barron River, Cook and Hill.media_cameraLNP Candidates f
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
electorates of Cairns, Barron River, Cook and Hill.media_cameraLNP Candidates for Cairns Sam Marino announces an elected LNP Government would roll out $6 million to provide Queensland prep students with free hearing tests, giving them the best... Read more
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The Courier Mail
LNP’s final pitch for your votehave a clear choice,” he said. “We have had record youth unemployment in our c
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
have a clear choice,” he said. “We have had record youth unemployment in our city. “You have a choice between a LNP government and (then) a Labor government who has done nothing when it comes to crime causing havoc across our... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Crime and mayhem in the Sunshine Stateofficer next month, all eyes will be on his successor Ian Stewart - the first P
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
officer next month, all eyes will be on his successor Ian Stewart - the first Police Commissioner to be appointed under an LNP Government since the bad old days of graft and corruption. It was during Sir Joh Bjeke-Petersen's reign in the 1960s,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Nicholls makes little impact on hustingsand proposed selling off state energy assets. "I have said it and I mean it, w
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
and proposed selling off state energy assets. "I have said it and I mean it, we made mistakes in the past that a future LNP government would never make again," he said at the party's campaign launch last Sunday. Standing before his family,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Nicholls' TV slip-up could prove costlytaxes for small businesses, lower power prices, build a coal fired power statio
Sky News Australia / Posted 24 days ago
taxes for small businesses, lower power prices, build a coal fired power station and promised not to repeat his attempt to sell off energy assets. 'We did make mistakes,' he admitted. 'Mistakes that an LNP government I lead won't ever make a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Nicholls' TV slip-up could prove fataltaxes for small businesses, lower power prices, build a coal fired power statio
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
taxes for small businesses, lower power prices, build a coal fired power station and promised not to repeat his attempt to sell off energy assets. "We did make mistakes," he admitted. "Mistakes that an LNP government I lead won't ever make a... Read more
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Weekly Times
Nicholls makes little impact on hustingsand proposed selling off state energy assets. "I have said it and I mean it, w
Weekly Times / Posted 24 days ago
and proposed selling off state energy assets. "I have said it and I mean it, we made mistakes in the past that a future LNP government would never make again," he said at the party's campaign launch last Sunday. Standing before his family,... Read more
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News.com.au
Nicholls makes little impact on hustingsand proposed selling off state energy assets. "I have said it and I mean it, w
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
and proposed selling off state energy assets. "I have said it and I mean it, we made mistakes in the past that a future LNP government would never make again," he said at the party's campaign launch last Sunday. Standing before his family,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld voters have their say on racing’s futureelection. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
election. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up to $40 million over four years, whereas an LNP government will tip an extra $16.5 million into country racing with only a $7.5 million pledge for TAB racing. The LNP... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld voters have their say on racing’s futureelection. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
election. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up to $40 million over four years, whereas an LNP government will tip an extra $16.5 million into country racing with only a $7.5 million pledge for TAB racing. The LNP... Read more
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Herald Sun
They do things very differently in QLDads have warned things will be “grim under Tim”, recalling the unpopular spendi
Herald Sun / Posted 24 days ago
ads have warned things will be “grim under Tim”, recalling the unpopular spending and public service jobs cuts of the last LNP government, but the wannabe premier is trying to get the message across that the team he’s leading is very different to... Read more
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News.com.au
LNP’s door still open on One Nation dealabout are exactly the same savings Labor is talking about." Mr Nicholls said h
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
about are exactly the same savings Labor is talking about." Mr Nicholls said he'd been "very frank" with voters about the mistakes of the Newman government. "We did make mistakes ... mistakes that an LNP government I lead won't ever make... Read more
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The Courier Mail
They do things differently in QLDads have warned things will be “grim under Tim”, recalling the unpopular spendi
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
ads have warned things will be “grim under Tim”, recalling the unpopular spending and public service jobs cuts of the last LNP government, but the wannabe premier is trying to get the message across that the team he’s leading is very different to... Read more
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News.com.au
They do things differently in Queenslandads have warned things will be “grim under Tim”, recalling the unpopular spendi
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
ads have warned things will be “grim under Tim”, recalling the unpopular spending and public service jobs cuts of the last LNP government, but the wannabe premier is trying to get the message across that the team he’s leading is very different to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld LNP announces planned cost allocationsAn LNP government would reallocate $2.6 billion set aside by Labor for Brisbane
Sky News Australia / Posted 24 days ago
An LNP government would reallocate $2.6 billion set aside by Labor for Brisbane's cross river rail. Putting the controversial rail project on hold would free up the money to fund new infrastructure and cut forecast debt. Tim Nicholls hit the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Labor racing’s better bet in money stakeselection. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
election. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up to $40 million over four years, whereas an LNP government will tip an extra $16.5m into country racing with only a $7.5m pledge for TAB racing. The LNP tabled a $71.9m... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Labor racing’s better bet in money stakeselection. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 25 days ago
election. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up to $40 million over four years, whereas an LNP government will tip an extra $16.5m into country racing with only a $7.5m pledge for TAB racing. The LNP tabled a $71.9m... Read more
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News.com.au
Labor racing’s better bet in money stakeselection. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up
News.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
election. If Labor retains government, TAB racing will be given a boost of up to $40 million over four years, whereas an LNP government will tip an extra $16.5m into country racing with only a $7.5m pledge for TAB racing. The LNP tabled a $71.9m... Read more
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Weekly Times
LNP to scrap Cross River Rail if electedbelieve that's a sensible approach to take," he said. Mr Emerson said the publ
Weekly Times / Posted 25 days ago
believe that's a sensible approach to take," he said. Mr Emerson said the public service would continue to grow under an LNP government, but not at the rate currently under Labor. It also proposed to cut Queensland's debt by $700 million by... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland Labor's election costings aim to hit wealthy to curb state debtthat on balance sheets of government utilities, to less than $81 billion in 202
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
that on balance sheets of government utilities, to less than $81 billion in 2020-21 — less than projected under the former LNP government. The biggest revenue raiser for Labor of the new charges would be a new land tax rating for about 850 large... Read more
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News.com.au
LNP to scrap Cross River Rail if electedallocated to the project to other infrastructure programs, leaving only about $
News.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
allocated to the project to other infrastructure programs, leaving only about $200,000 to remain intact for the CRR delivery authority. Shadow treasurer Scott Emerson said an LNP government would also reduce state debt by almost $700 million by 20... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
LNP to scrap Cross River Rail if electedallocated to the project to other infrastructure programs, leaving only about $
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 25 days ago
allocated to the project to other infrastructure programs, leaving only about $200,000 to remain intact for the CRR delivery authority. Shadow treasurer Scott Emerson said an LNP government would also reduce state debt by almost $700 million by 20... Read more
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The Age
LNP takes from Cross River Rail to fund election commitmentsvouchers for children. Cross River Rail would be the biggest casualty of that
The Age / Posted 25 days ago
vouchers for children. Cross River Rail would be the biggest casualty of that plan. Over forward estimates, an LNP government would reallocate $2.56 billion of Cross River Rail funding towards a number of other infrastructure projects,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
LNP takes from Cross River Rail to fund election commitmentsvouchers for children. Cross River Rail would be the biggest casualty of that
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 25 days ago
vouchers for children. Cross River Rail would be the biggest casualty of that plan. Over forward estimates, an LNP government would reallocate $2.56 billion of Cross River Rail funding towards a number of other infrastructure projects,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Emerson's seat on knife edge: LaborEmerson - who will today detail how the LNP will fund its election promises - s
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Emerson - who will today detail how the LNP will fund its election promises - says he's "confident" of being part of a new LNP government. He said Labor, which is also due to release its costings, was focused on the wrong set of numbers. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fact check: Comparing Queensland electricity price growth under Labor and the LNPhow household electricity bills have changed between the Coalition and Labor go
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
how household electricity bills have changed between the Coalition and Labor governments. Former premier Campbell Newman's LNP government was sworn in on March 26, 2012, lasting just under three years. Ms Palaszczuk's ministry took office on... Read more
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TheBull
Adani still seeking taxpayer funded loanof power after Saturday's election. One Nation leader Steve Dickson has warned
TheBull / Posted 26 days ago
of power after Saturday's election. One Nation leader Steve Dickson has warned his party will not support a minority LNP government unless it also promises to veto the loan. "We want that money spent for the sake of Queenslanders and... Read more
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The North West Star
Cross River Rail all but ruled out under an LNP governmentCross River Rail looks unlikely to happen under an elected LNP government with
The North West Star / Posted 27 days ago
Cross River Rail looks unlikely to happen under an elected LNP government with Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls backing the council's Brisbane Metro project as the solution for southeast Queensland's congestion. On Tuesday, while speaking at a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cross River Rail all but ruled out under an LNP governmentCross River Rail looks unlikely to happen under an elected LNP government with
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Cross River Rail looks unlikely to happen under an elected LNP government with Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls backing the council’s Brisbane Metro project as the solution for southeast Queensland’s congestion. On Tuesday, while speaking at a... Read more
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