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Canberra Times
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightsLeague in 1934 to advocate for a fairer deal for Indigenous Australians, accord
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
League in 1934 to advocate for a fairer deal for Indigenous Australians, according to The Star Weekly. Gellibrand Labor MP Tim Watts wants to change the electorate's name. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Labor has written to the Australian Electoral... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightswith any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
with any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution before the next election. Gellibrand MP Tim Watts said the legacy of early European lawyer and explorer Joseph Tice Gellibrand and the 'Batman Treaty' he helped... Read more
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Western Advocate
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightswith any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
with any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution before the next election. Gellibrand MP Tim Watts said the legacy of early European lawyer and explorer Joseph Tice Gellibrand and the 'Batman Treaty' he helped... Read more
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Manning River Times
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightswith any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
with any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution before the next election. Gellibrand MP Tim Watts said the legacy of early European lawyer and explorer Joseph Tice Gellibrand and the 'Batman Treaty' he helped... Read more
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The North West Star
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightswith any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
with any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution before the next election. Gellibrand MP Tim Watts said the legacy of early European lawyer and explorer Joseph Tice Gellibrand and the 'Batman Treaty' he helped... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightswith any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
with any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution before the next election. Gellibrand MP Tim Watts said the legacy of early European lawyer and explorer Joseph Tice Gellibrand and the 'Batman Treaty' he helped... Read more
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The Border Mail
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightswith any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
with any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution before the next election. Gellibrand MP Tim Watts said the legacy of early European lawyer and explorer Joseph Tice Gellibrand and the 'Batman Treaty' he helped... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightswith any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
with any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution before the next election. Gellibrand MP Tim Watts said the legacy of early European lawyer and explorer Joseph Tice Gellibrand and the 'Batman Treaty' he helped... Read more
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The Courier
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightswith any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution
The Courier / Posted yesterday
with any redrawing of the electorate's boundaries as part of its redistribution before the next election. Gellibrand MP Tim Watts said the legacy of early European lawyer and explorer Joseph Tice Gellibrand and the 'Batman Treaty' he helped... Read more
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The Age
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightsLeague in 1934 to advocate for a fairer deal for Indigenous Australians, accord
The Age / Posted yesterday
League in 1934 to advocate for a fairer deal for Indigenous Australians, according to The Star Weekly. Gellibrand Labor MP Tim Watts wants to change the electorate's name. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Labor has written to the Australian Electoral... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Push to rename electorate after trailblazer for Indigenous Australian rightsLeague in 1934 to advocate for a fairer deal for Indigenous Australians, accord
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
League in 1934 to advocate for a fairer deal for Indigenous Australians, according to The Star Weekly. Gellibrand Labor MP Tim Watts wants to change the electorate's name. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Labor has written to the Australian Electoral... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wake up, Australia: the Sam Dastyari incident proves you're racistCan I laugh this off? Can I ignore them? Will anyone step in to help? The bar
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
Can I laugh this off? Can I ignore them? Will anyone step in to help? The bar staff didn't, but Dastyari's fellow Labor MP Tim Watts was nearby, ducking in and out of the shakily-filmed video. Watts stuck close to his friend and delivered what... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘What race is Islam?’ taunt racists. ‘What race is d***head’, responds Australian senatorrace is Islam? tell us, what race is Islam?” Dastyari chooses not to answer bu
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
race is Islam? tell us, what race is Islam?” Dastyari chooses not to answer but his friend and fellow Australian senator Tim Watts, leans into the camera and asks the men, “What race is d***head?” Watts timely intervention earned him praise on... Read more
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The Age
The environment: Shoring up votes with the Adani minethe anger. Sinking to the level of exchanging insults fuels the ugliness and in
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
the anger. Sinking to the level of exchanging insults fuels the ugliness and incites more racism. Unfortunately Labor MP Tim Watts' response – "What race is dickhead?" – was not helpful. Sadly, Parliament demonstrates too often the pointlessness... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wake up Australia: the Sam Dastyari incident proves you're racistCan I laugh this off? Can I ignore them? Will anyone step in to help? The bar
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Can I laugh this off? Can I ignore them? Will anyone step in to help? The bar staff didn't, but Dastyari's fellow Labor MP Tim Watts was nearby, ducking in and out of the shakily-filmed video. Watts stuck close to his friend and delivered what... Read more
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The Age
Wake up Australia: the Sam Dastyari incident proves you're racistCan I laugh this off? Can I ignore them? Will anyone step in to help? The bar
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Can I laugh this off? Can I ignore them? Will anyone step in to help? The bar staff didn't, but Dastyari's fellow Labor MP Tim Watts was nearby, ducking in and out of the shakily-filmed video. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wake up Australia: the Sam Dastyari incident proves you're racistCan I laugh this off? Can I ignore them? Will anyone step in to help? The bar
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Can I laugh this off? Can I ignore them? Will anyone step in to help? The bar staff didn't, but Dastyari's fellow Labor MP Tim Watts was nearby, ducking in and out of the shakily-filmed video. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Group that harassed Dastyari faces legal action over Romper Stomper linkgroup only created recently The video of the incident involving Mr Dastyari, w
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
group only created recently The video of the incident involving Mr Dastyari, who was born in Iran, and Labor MP Tim Watts was first posted to the Patriot Blue Facebook page. The man behind the video, Neil Erikson, a sacked forklift... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Dastyari targeted in racist pub attackDastyari called the men racists, they replied with: “What race is Islam?” Stic
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Dastyari called the men racists, they replied with: “What race is Islam?” Sticking up for his colleague, fellow Labor MP Tim Watts, who was also at the pub for a Q & A session, said to them: “What race is dickhead?” Calmly handling the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australian politician warns of rise of white nationalism after he is ambushed at pub in shocking videoand told the men they were embarrassing themselves, adding: "You're a bunch of
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
and told the men they were embarrassing themselves, adding: "You're a bunch of racists, go away.” His friend, Labor MP Tim Watts, asked the men: "What race is d***head?" But the group continued to taunt Mr Dastyari, saying: “We’re the real... Read more
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The Border Mail
Community forum tells MP their arms are open for refugeesREFUGEE SUPPORT: MP Tim Watts addresses the forum in Wangaratta. MP Tim Watts
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
REFUGEE SUPPORT: MP Tim Watts addresses the forum in Wangaratta. MP Tim Watts has traveled to Wangaratta to encourage the community to welcome refugees into the city. He introduced a motion into Federal Parliament earlier this year, calling on the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Patriot Blue is ambushing politicians in search of the spotlightwho was part of a trio found guilty of inciting serious contempt with a mock be
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
who was part of a trio found guilty of inciting serious contempt with a mock beheading in Bendigo in 2015. External Link: Tim Watts video He was charged under Victoria's Racial and Religious Tolerance Act after the group filmed the beheading of a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Australian far-right group films themselves racially abusing senator in pubembarrassing yourselves." The group continued to follow Mr Dastyari to his tab
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
embarrassing yourselves." The group continued to follow Mr Dastyari to his table where he was having dinner with fellow MP Tim Watts. The tense situation continued for around four minutes.Mr Dastyari responded calmly, telling the men "You're... Read more
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Mashable
Politician calmly handles confrontation with far-right 'racists'tells the "racists" to go away, who respond by asking, "What race is Islam?" Ev
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
tells the "racists" to go away, who respond by asking, "What race is Islam?" Eventually another politician, Labor MP Tim Watts, interjects by asking the men, "What race is dickhead?" In a video uploaded by Dastyari, the two men continually... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Mock beheading culprit behind Sam Dastyari’s ambushthemselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Austral
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
themselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Labor MP Tim Watts is shown defending his colleague in the video, asking the abusers, “What race is dickhead?” Speaking to radio... Read more
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Western Advocate
Mock beheading culprit behind Sam Dastyari’s ambushthemselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Austral
Western Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
themselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Labor MP Tim Watts is shown defending his colleague in the video, asking the abusers, “What race is dickhead?” Speaking to radio... Read more
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Manning River Times
Mock beheading culprit behind Sam Dastyari’s ambushthemselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Austral
Manning River Times / Posted 13 days ago
themselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Labor MP Tim Watts is shown defending his colleague in the video, asking the abusers, “What race is dickhead?” Speaking to radio... Read more
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The North West Star
Mock beheading culprit behind Sam Dastyari’s ambushthemselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Austral
The North West Star / Posted 13 days ago
themselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Labor MP Tim Watts is shown defending his colleague in the video, asking the abusers, “What race is dickhead?” Speaking to radio... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Mock beheading culprit behind Sam Dastyari’s ambushthemselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Austral
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
themselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Labor MP Tim Watts is shown defending his colleague in the video, asking the abusers, “What race is dickhead?” Speaking to radio... Read more
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The Border Mail
Pub ‘patriots’ hurl abuse at Sam Dastyarirace is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Accompany
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Accompanying the NSW senator was Victorian Labor MP Tim Watts, who asked the men: "What race is dickhead?" One of the participants was Melbourne man Neil Erikson, convicted... Read more
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The Border Mail
Mock beheading culprit behind Sam Dastyari’s ambushthemselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Austral
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
themselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Labor MP Tim Watts is shown defending his colleague in the video, asking the abusers, “What race is dickhead?” Speaking to radio... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Mock beheading culprit behind Sam Dastyari’s ambushthemselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Austral
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
themselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Labor MP Tim Watts is shown defending his colleague in the video, asking the abusers, “What race is dickhead?” Speaking to radio... Read more
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The Courier
Mock beheading culprit behind Sam Dastyari’s ambushthemselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Austral
The Courier / Posted 13 days ago
themselves, to which they replied: "What race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Labor MP Tim Watts is shown defending his colleague in the video, asking the abusers, “What race is dickhead?” Speaking to radio... Read more
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News.com.au
Hanson’s far right abuse shouldn’t work, but it willas a “monkey” and told him to go back to his birthplace, Iran. Dastyari brushe
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
as a “monkey” and told him to go back to his birthplace, Iran. Dastyari brushed them off while his Labor colleague Tim Watts asked them “what race is a dickhead”. Sam Dastyari copped racist taunts in a Melbourne Pub in a video posted to... Read more
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Canberra Times
'You terrorist': Labor senator Sam Dastyari racially abused in pubrace is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Accompany
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist." Accompanying the NSW senator was Victorian Labor MP Tim Watts, who asked the men: "What race is dickhead?" Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. One... Read more
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Junkee
Sam Dastyari Is Hitting Back At "White Nationalists" And "Fuckwits" After Being Racially AbusedMelbourne on Wednesday. Dastyari, who was born in Iran, was at the Victoria Un
Junkee / Posted 13 days ago
Melbourne on Wednesday. Dastyari, who was born in Iran, was at the Victoria University Bar in Footscray with his colleague Tim Watts to promote his new book. He was ordering drinks at the bar when he was approached by a group of men who called him... Read more
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The Courier
Labor senator Sam Dastyari racially abused in pubrace is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist". Accompany
The Courier / Posted 13 days ago
race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist". Accompanying the NSW senator was Victorian Labor MP Tim Watts, who asked the men: "What race is dickhead?" One of the participants was Melbourne man Neil Erikson, convicted... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Battler Bus’ breaks downLabor MP was born in Iran, but moved to Australia at age 5 and has renounced hi
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
Labor MP was born in Iran, but moved to Australia at age 5 and has renounced his Iranian citizenship.) Labor politician Tim Watts interjects, asking “what race is a dickhead?” The group has previously ambushed Moreland council proceedings to... Read more
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Perth Now
Senator racially abused in Melbourne pubhe called them racists, they replied with: "What race is Islam?" In a Q&A sess
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
he called them racists, they replied with: "What race is Islam?" In a Q&A session at the pub with fellow Labor MP Tim Watts, Senator Dastyari said he was regularly subjected to similar incidents because he was a Muslim. "All of this is... Read more
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Herald Sun
Dastyari targeted in racist pub attackDastyari called the men racists, they replied with: “What race is Islam?” Stic
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Dastyari called the men racists, they replied with: “What race is Islam?” Sticking up for his colleague, fellow Labor MP Tim Watts, who was also at the pub for a Q & A session, said to them: “What race is dickhead?” Calmly handling the... Read more
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News.com.au
Dastyari targeted in racist pub attackDastyari called the men racists, they replied with: “What race is Islam?” Stic
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
Dastyari called the men racists, they replied with: “What race is Islam?” Sticking up for his colleague, fellow Labor MP Tim Watts, who was also at the pub for a Q & A session, said to them: “What race is dickhead?” Calmly handling the... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
'Why don’t you go back to Iran you terrorist': Labor senator Sam Dastyari racially abused at a Melbourne pubmaintained composed during the incident, responding by calling the men racists.
Business Insider Australia / Posted 13 days ago
maintained composed during the incident, responding by calling the men racists. He was backed up my Labor MP Tim Watts who said into their camera “What race is dickhead?” So the VU Bar was a bit more dramatic than usual tonight ????... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'You terrorist': Labor senator Sam Dastyari racially abused in pubrace is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist". Accompany
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist". Accompanying the NSW senator was Victorian Labor MP Tim Watts, who asked the men: "What race is dickhead?" One of the participants was Melbourne man Neil Erikson, convicted... Read more
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The Age
'You terrorist': Labor senator Sam Dastyari racially abused in pubrace is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist". Accompany
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
race is Islam? We are the real Australians. Look at this terrorist". Accompanying the NSW senator was Victorian Labor MP Tim Watts, who asked the men: "What race is dickhead?" One of the participants was Melbourne man Neil Erikson, convicted... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Labor senator ambushed by a far-right groupmembers of the group approach the senator at the bar - asking Mr Dastyari 'what
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 days ago
members of the group approach the senator at the bar - asking Mr Dastyari 'what race is Islam' and calling him a terrorist. Mr Dastyari attempted to brush off the group, and returned to his table, where he and fellow MP Tim Watts berated the g... Read more
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Canberra Times
Liberal MPs feed on Labor hopeful in parliament over donations for party membership claimsTreasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal La
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
Treasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal Labor MPs for Melbourne's west Joanne Ryan and Tim Watts. He won more than half the vote among the local branch members in Tarneit against rival Sarah Connolly this month,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Liberal MPs feed on Labor hopeful over fundraising claimsTreasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal La
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Treasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal Labor MPs for Melbourne's west Joanne Ryan and Tim Watts. He won more than half the vote among the local branch members in Tarneit against rival Sarah Connolly this month,... Read more
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The Courier
Liberal MPs feed on Labor hopeful over fundraising claimsTreasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal La
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
Treasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal Labor MPs for Melbourne's west Joanne Ryan and Tim Watts. He won more than half the vote among the local branch members in Tarneit against rival Sarah Connolly this month,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Liberal MPs feed on Labor hopeful in parliament over donations for party membership claimsTreasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal La
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Treasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal Labor MPs for Melbourne's west Joanne Ryan and Tim Watts. He won more than half the vote among the local branch members in Tarneit against rival Sarah Connolly this month,... Read more
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The Age
Liberal MPs feed on Labor hopeful in parliament over donations for party membership claimsTreasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal La
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
Treasurer Tim Pallas, Victorian lower house Speaker Colin Brooks and federal Labor MPs for Melbourne's west Joanne Ryan and Tim Watts. He won more than half the vote among the local branch members in Tarneit against rival Sarah Connolly this month,... Read more
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