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TheBull
Bishop weighs in on China aid rownewsagency warned Australia should "refrain from behaving like an arrogant over
TheBull / Posted 5 days ago
newsagency warned Australia should "refrain from behaving like an arrogant overlord". Labor's foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong has labelled as "clumsy" the government's approach to bilateral relations with China. The Lowy Insitute estimates... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Wollongong minister's commentstracks aid in the Pacific, said China had spent $2.3 billion in the past decade
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
tracks aid in the Pacific, said China had spent $2.3 billion in the past decade, much in the form of loans. Labor Senator Penny Wong said the Turnbull Government's attack on the Chinese program was "clumsy", and accused the federal government of... Read more
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6d
Lake Placid News
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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6d
New York Daily News
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
New York Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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FOX Business
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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FOX Business
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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6d
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in PacificChina and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia'
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
China and had poisoned the atmosphere of China-Australia relations. Australia's opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said on Wednesday that Fierravanti-Wells' comments demonstrated the Australian government's clumsy approach to... Read more
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6d
Canberra Times
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Australian minister's commentsfor our ongoing relationship with China in the Pacific to be so negative and bl
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
for our ongoing relationship with China in the Pacific to be so negative and black and white," he told AAP. Labor senator Penny Wong said the Turnbull Government's attack on China's aid program was "clumsy", and accused the federal government of... Read more
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6d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Diplomatic row breaks out over Australia's 'irresponsible' attack on China aidofficials were worried China would step into the breach if Australia did not.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
officials were worried China would step into the breach if Australia did not. Opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said the Government's cuts to the aid budget had damaged Australia's reputation in the region, and China was... Read more
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News.com.au
Beijing angry over Pacific aid attackfuelled the economic and social development of the countries and was warmly wel
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
fuelled the economic and social development of the countries and was warmly welcomed. Labor's foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said the comments demonstrated the government's clumsy approach to foreign policy. The Lowy Insitute estimates... Read more
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7d
WA Today
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Australian minister's commentsfor our ongoing relationship with China in the Pacific to be so negative and bl
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
for our ongoing relationship with China in the Pacific to be so negative and black and white," he told AAP. Labor senator Penny Wong said the Turnbull Government's attack on China's aid program was "clumsy", and accused the federal government of... Read more
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7d
The Age
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Australian minister's commentsfor our ongoing relationship with China in the Pacific to be so negative and bl
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
for our ongoing relationship with China in the Pacific to be so negative and black and white," he told AAP. Labor senator Penny Wong said the Turnbull Government's attack on China's aid program was "clumsy", and accused the federal government of... Read more
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7d
Sydney Morning Herald
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Australian minister's commentsfor our ongoing relationship with China in the Pacific to be so negative and bl
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
for our ongoing relationship with China in the Pacific to be so negative and black and white," he told AAP. Labor senator Penny Wong said the Turnbull Government's attack on China's aid program was "clumsy", and accused the federal government of... Read more
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7d
Geelong Advertiser
Attack on Chinese aid clumsy: Laborshe said. "We just don't want to build something for the heck of building it."
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
she said. "We just don't want to build something for the heck of building it." Labor's foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said lashing out at China every time the government is in trouble isn't a good way to deal with a relationship... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Attack on Chinese aid clumsy: Laborshe said. "We just don't want to build something for the heck of building it."
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
she said. "We just don't want to build something for the heck of building it." Labor's foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong said lashing out at China every time the government is in trouble isn't a good way to deal with a relationship... Read more
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News.com.au
Minister attacks Chinese aid to Pacifictwo countries had worked together on a small program to prevent the spread of m
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
two countries had worked together on a small program to prevent the spread of malaria. Labor's foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong pointed out the coalition government had slashed the Australian aid budget by more than $11 billion since... Read more
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Canberra Times
APS commission refuses to release records of John Lloyd's contacts with IPAin a response last month he met with an IPA representative in April 2015 after
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
in a response last month he met with an IPA representative in April 2015 after sending it an email saying Labor senator Penny Wong had "taken a swipe" at two of the think tank's former directors. The commission told Fairfax Media on Monday that... Read more
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The Age
APS commission refuses to release records of John Lloyd's contacts with IPAin a response last month he met with an IPA representative in April 2015 after
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
in a response last month he met with an IPA representative in April 2015 after sending it an email saying Labor senator Penny Wong had "taken a swipe" at two of the think tank's former directors. The commission told Fairfax Media on Monday that... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
APS commission refuses to release records of John Lloyd's contacts with IPAin a response last month he met with an IPA representative in April 2015 after
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
in a response last month he met with an IPA representative in April 2015 after sending it an email saying Labor senator Penny Wong had "taken a swipe" at two of the think tank's former directors. The commission told Fairfax Media on Monday that... Read more
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16d
Geelong Advertiser
Why 2017 marked a watershed for LGBTI peopleof our parliament that got the legislation through without hostile amendments.
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 16 days ago
of our parliament that got the legislation through without hostile amendments. This was ablely lead by Dean Smith and Penny Wong in the senate, along with Louise Pratt and Janet Rice, and in the House of Representatives by Trent Zimmerman,... Read more
17d
Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne 2017 in review: The most read stories on The Agethe safety of medical staff as a "ticking time bomb". Senators Louise Pratt, J
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the safety of medical staff as a "ticking time bomb". Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Dean Smith, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch celebrate the passing of the marriage equality bill in the Senate. Photo: Andrew Meares10.... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne 2017 in review: The most read stories on The Agethe safety of medical staff as a "ticking time bomb". Senators Louise Pratt, J
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
the safety of medical staff as a "ticking time bomb". Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Dean Smith, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch celebrate the passing of the marriage equality bill in the Senate. Photo: Andrew Meares10.... Read more
18d
The North West Star
The year Canberra went troppo and Trump troubled allafter the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt,
The North West Star / Posted 18 days ago
after the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch after the introduction of the Marriage Amendment Bill at Parliament House in Canberra on... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The year Canberra went troppo and Trump troubled allafter the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt,
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 days ago
after the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch after the introduction of the Marriage Amendment Bill at Parliament House in Canberra on... Read more
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The Border Mail
The year Canberra went troppo and Trump troubled allafter the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt,
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
after the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch after the introduction of the Marriage Amendment Bill at Parliament House in Canberra on... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The year Canberra went troppo and Trump troubled allafter the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt,
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
after the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch after the introduction of the Marriage Amendment Bill at Parliament House in Canberra on... Read more
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The Courier
The year Canberra went troppo and Trump troubled allafter the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt,
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
after the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch after the introduction of the Marriage Amendment Bill at Parliament House in Canberra on... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The year Canberra went troppo and Trump troubled allafter the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt,
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
after the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch after the introduction of the Marriage Amendment Bill at Parliament House in Canberra on... Read more
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Western Advocate
The year Canberra went troppo and Trump troubled allafter the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt,
Western Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
after the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch after the introduction of the Marriage Amendment Bill at Parliament House in Canberra on... Read more
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Manning River Times
The year Canberra went troppo and Trump troubled allafter the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt,
Manning River Times / Posted 18 days ago
after the passing of the bill. Senator Dean Smith with Senators Louise Pratt, Janet Rice, Skye Kakoschke-Moore, Penny Wong and Derryn Hinch after the introduction of the Marriage Amendment Bill at Parliament House in Canberra on... Read more
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18d
Northern Daily Leader
Same-sex marriage passes the Senate 43 to 12 in historic political momentSenator Penny Wong is hugged by co-sponsor Senator Dean Smith earlier this mont
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
Senator Penny Wong is hugged by co-sponsor Senator Dean Smith earlier this month. Photo: Andrew Meares A bill to legalise same-sex marriage passed the Senate on Wednesday in a historic moment in Australian politics, setting up a final vote in the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Same-sex marriage passes the Senate 43 to 12 in historic political momentSenator Penny Wong is hugged by co-sponsor Senator Dean Smith earlier this mont
Western Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
Senator Penny Wong is hugged by co-sponsor Senator Dean Smith earlier this month. Photo: Andrew Meares A bill to legalise same-sex marriage passed the Senate on Wednesday in a historic moment in Australian politics, setting up a final vote in the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Same-sex marriage passes the Senate 43 to 12 in historic political momentSenator Penny Wong is hugged by co-sponsor Senator Dean Smith earlier this mont
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 days ago
Senator Penny Wong is hugged by co-sponsor Senator Dean Smith earlier this month. Photo: Andrew Meares A bill to legalise same-sex marriage passed the Senate on Wednesday in a historic moment in Australian politics, setting up a final vote in the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
sex marriage passes the Senate 43 to 12 in historic political momentSenator Penny Wong is hugged by co-sponsor Senator Dean Smith earlier this mont
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
Senator Penny Wong is hugged by co-sponsor Senator Dean Smith earlier this month. Photo: Andrew Meares A bill to legalise same-sex marriage passed the Senate on Wednesday in a historic moment in Australian politics, setting up a final vote in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
The biggest moments for women and feminism in 2017left many LGBT Australians scarred. But the extraordinary leadership, especiall
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
left many LGBT Australians scarred. But the extraordinary leadership, especially from women such as Magda Szubanski and Penny Wong, was uplifting to witness – as was the final, resounding win in favour of equality. Of course, it's not just a... Read more
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WA Today
No bull, 2017 was a big year for womenleft many LGBT Australians scarred. But the extraordinary leadership, especiall
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
left many LGBT Australians scarred. But the extraordinary leadership, especially from women such as Magda Szubanski and Penny Wong, was uplifting to witness – as was the final, resounding win in favour of equality. Of course, it's not just a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The biggest moments for women and feminism in 2017left many LGBT Australians scarred. But the extraordinary leadership, especiall
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
left many LGBT Australians scarred. But the extraordinary leadership, especially from women such as Magda Szubanski and Penny Wong, was uplifting to witness – as was the final, resounding win in favour of equality. Of course, it's not just a... Read more
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The Age
The biggest moments for women and feminism in 2017left many LGBT Australians scarred. But the extraordinary leadership, especiall
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
left many LGBT Australians scarred. But the extraordinary leadership, especially from women such as Magda Szubanski and Penny Wong, was uplifting to witness – as was the final, resounding win in favour of equality. Of course, it's not just a... Read more
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21d
Canberra Times
Regional Investment Corporation held up in Senate despite July deadlinecorporation had finished. "The time to make a judgement is the time when a vot
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
corporation had finished. "The time to make a judgement is the time when a vote is taken," he said. Labor senator Penny Wong said Ms Lambie had made her views clear before leaving the Senate, and that if the Coalition didn't honour these... Read more
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The Age
Regional Investment Corporation held up in Senate despite July deadlinecorporation had finished. "The time to make a judgement is the time when a vot
The Age / Posted 22 days ago
corporation had finished. "The time to make a judgement is the time when a vote is taken," he said. Labor senator Penny Wong said Ms Lambie had made her views clear before leaving the Senate, and that if the Coalition didn't honour these... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Regional Investment Corporation held up in Senate despite July deadlinecorporation had finished. "The time to make a judgement is the time when a vot
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
corporation had finished. "The time to make a judgement is the time when a vote is taken," he said. Labor senator Penny Wong said Ms Lambie had made her views clear before leaving the Senate, and that if the Coalition didn't honour these... Read more
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