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The Courier Mail
A republic would be worth celebratingfamily. Like our Australian Constitution, Australia Day fails to recognise our
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
family. Like our Australian Constitution, Australia Day fails to recognise our first people. Our new Prime Minister Tony Abbott has recently said that the Constitution is not complete because it does not recognise our first people. He is... Read more
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The Courier Mail
PM predicts pain as debt blows outPRIME Minister Tony Abbott has warned voters to brace for a shock when new Budg
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has warned voters to brace for a shock when new Budget figures are released tomorrow. The Mid Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook is tipped to show the deficit has grown to around $50 billion this year with the red ink... Read more
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Canberra Times
Same-sex marriage's unlikely hero: Liberal Dean Smith, the 'invisible man'of Malcolm Turnbull (rather less evident in recent times, admittedly); even the
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
of Malcolm Turnbull (rather less evident in recent times, admittedly); even the macho posturing of former prime minister Tony Abbott. Smith is shy and self-critical. He describes himself as a "trundler", working away in obscurity. But perhaps... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull: waving not drowningTurnbull's boundless self-confidence was shattered. Few know that one of those
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Turnbull's boundless self-confidence was shattered. Few know that one of those to whom he turned for solace was Tony Abbott, one whom Robert Frost would term "as acquainted with the night". Abbott had known personal and political... Read more
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The Age
Same-sex marriage's unlikely hero: Liberal Dean Smith, the 'invisible man'of Malcolm Turnbull (rather less evident in recent times, admittedly); even the
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
of Malcolm Turnbull (rather less evident in recent times, admittedly); even the macho posturing of former prime minister Tony Abbott. Smith is shy and self-critical. He describes himself as a "trundler", working away in obscurity. But perhaps... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Same-sex marriage's unlikely hero: Liberal Dean Smith, the 'invisible man'of Malcolm Turnbull (rather less evident in recent times, admittedly); even the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of Malcolm Turnbull (rather less evident in recent times, admittedly); even the macho posturing of former prime minister Tony Abbott. Smith is shy and self-critical. He describes himself as a "trundler", working away in obscurity. But perhaps... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Western Advocate
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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The Age
Malcolm Turnbull: waving not drowningTurnbull's boundless self-confidence was shattered. Few know that one of those
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Turnbull's boundless self-confidence was shattered. Few know that one of those to whom he turned for solace was Tony Abbott, one whom Robert Frost would term "as acquainted with the night". Abbott had known personal and political... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Malcolm Turnbull: waving not drowningTurnbull's boundless self-confidence was shattered. Few know that one of those
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Turnbull's boundless self-confidence was shattered. Few know that one of those to whom he turned for solace was Tony Abbott, one whom Robert Frost would term "as acquainted with the night". Abbott had known personal and political... Read more
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International Business Times
Meet Australia's first lesbian brides – and their adorable Shih Tzu ring bearer last year. The 'Yes' campaign was supported by the government and prime ministe
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
last year. The 'Yes' campaign was supported by the government and prime minister Malcolm Turnbull Former prime minister Tony Abbott was among the most high-profile 'No' campaigners. He claims he was headbutted by a man wearing a 'Yes' badge at... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
‘Eat s**t’: Nasty side to victoryopponents of same-sex marriage have slipped quietly into the shadows. Indeed, w
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
opponents of same-sex marriage have slipped quietly into the shadows. Indeed, when the final vote came to parliament Tony Abbott was literally nowhere to be seen. Instead, the most vocal vitriol came from the winning side. The side that was... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Eat s**t’: Nasty side to victoryopponents of same-sex marriage have slipped quietly into the shadows. Indeed, w
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
opponents of same-sex marriage have slipped quietly into the shadows. Indeed, when the final vote came to parliament Tony Abbott was literally nowhere to be seen. Instead, the most vocal vitriol came from the winning side. The side that was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Letters to the Editor: Providing a car for a drunk? You should payvillain than Singtel Optus. ("Optus to compensate 8700 NBN customers", Decembe
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
villain than Singtel Optus. ("Optus to compensate 8700 NBN customers", December 10, p10). The rot began in 2013 when Tony Abbott became Prime Minister. Labor's plan had fibre-optic cables to homes, farms and factories. Replacing copper... Read more
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The Age
Letters to the Editor: Providing a car for a drunk? You should payvillain than Singtel Optus. ("Optus to compensate 8700 NBN customers", Decembe
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
villain than Singtel Optus. ("Optus to compensate 8700 NBN customers", December 10, p10). The rot began in 2013 when Tony Abbott became Prime Minister. Labor's plan had fibre-optic cables to homes, farms and factories. Replacing copper... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Letters to the Editor: Providing a car for a drunk? You should payvillain than Singtel Optus. ("Optus to compensate 8700 NBN customers", Decembe
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
villain than Singtel Optus. ("Optus to compensate 8700 NBN customers", December 10, p10). The rot began in 2013 when Tony Abbott became Prime Minister. Labor's plan had fibre-optic cables to homes, farms and factories. Replacing copper... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Letters, December 14: Trickle Up Economicsand the electorates was clear. Those who abstained from this vote were Treasur
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
and the electorates was clear. Those who abstained from this vote were Treasurer Scott Morrison Former prime minister Tony Abbott Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce Liberal MP Michael Sukkar Liberal MP Alex Hawke,, Liberal MP Andrew Hastie Liberal MP... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Postal survey cleared by High Court to settle same-sex marriage 'once and for all'if it won government. "We are absolutely committed to legislating for marriage
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
if it won government. "We are absolutely committed to legislating for marriage equality," he said. Former prime minister Tony Abbott - the original architect of the plebiscite and a prominent voice on the "no" side - derided Mr Shorten's promise... Read more
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BBC News
Australia to buy 58 new F-35 jetsA$1.6bn on new facilities at two air bases in the states of New South Wales and
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
A$1.6bn on new facilities at two air bases in the states of New South Wales and the Northern Territory. Prime Minister Tony Abbott said that the purchase would "ensure our edge as a regional power". He added the deal did not involve any "new... Read more
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Canberra Times
Letters to the Editor: Turnbull's dismissal of Uluru Statement reflects badlystudent radicalisation fact sheets. These fact sheets were conceived during th
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
student radicalisation fact sheets. These fact sheets were conceived during the brief prime ministerial reign of Tony Abbott and reflect the alarmism of the time. I don't expect teachers will place much stock in them at all because they... Read more
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The Age
Letters to the Editor: Turnbull's dismissal of Uluru Statement reflects badlystudent radicalisation fact sheets. These fact sheets were conceived during th
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
student radicalisation fact sheets. These fact sheets were conceived during the brief prime ministerial reign of Tony Abbott and reflect the alarmism of the time. I don't expect teachers will place much stock in them at all because they... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Letters to the Editor: Turnbull's dismissal of Uluru Statement reflects badlystudent radicalisation fact sheets. These fact sheets were conceived during th
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
student radicalisation fact sheets. These fact sheets were conceived during the brief prime ministerial reign of Tony Abbott and reflect the alarmism of the time. I don't expect teachers will place much stock in them at all because they... Read more
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The Courier
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Western Advocate
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Manning River Times
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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The North West Star
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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The Border Mail
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Julia Gillard warns the public ‘won’t tolerate’ inaction on royal commission reportminister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
minister was a factor in her decision to establish a royal commission. If other prime ministers, including John Howard and Tony Abbott, had been in her situation they “may well have made the same judgment call”. “Any decision maker, I hope, faced... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Miranda Live: Treasurer Scott MorrisonYESTERDAY the PM conceded using polls to justify rolling Tony Abbott was a bad
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
YESTERDAY the PM conceded using polls to justify rolling Tony Abbott was a bad idea on the first ever Miranda Live. Today Miranda Devine has Treasurer Scott Morrison in the hot seat, she’ll also talk to Dr Tanveer Ahmed about the latest New York... Read more
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News.com.au
Miranda Live: Treasurer Scott MorrisonDr Tanveer Ahmed and Carlotta. Source:The Daily Telegraph YESTERDAY the PM co
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Dr Tanveer Ahmed and Carlotta. Source:The Daily Telegraph YESTERDAY the PM conceded using polls to justify rolling Tony Abbott was a bad idea on the first ever Miranda Live. Today Miranda Devine has Treasurer Scott Morrison in the hot... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Miranda Live: Treasurer Scott MorrisonYESTERDAY the PM conceded using polls to justify rolling Tony Abbott was a bad
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
YESTERDAY the PM conceded using polls to justify rolling Tony Abbott was a bad idea on the first ever Miranda Live. Today Miranda Devine has Treasurer Scott Morrison in the hot seat, she’ll also talk to Dr Tanveer Ahmed about the latest New York... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hockey denies nasty PM tweetduring the Abbott Government. He resigned his frontbench position and seat in
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
during the Abbott Government. He resigned his frontbench position and seat in parliament after Mr Turnbull challenged Tony Abbott for the top job and won in September 2015.media_cameraPrime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Q & A. Mr Turnbull then... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hockey denies nasty PM tweetduring the Abbott Government. He resigned his frontbench position and seat in
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
during the Abbott Government. He resigned his frontbench position and seat in parliament after Mr Turnbull challenged Tony Abbott for the top job and won in September 2015.media_cameraPrime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Q & A. Mr Turnbull then... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hockey denies nasty PM tweetduring the Abbott Government. He resigned his frontbench position and seat in
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
during the Abbott Government. He resigned his frontbench position and seat in parliament after Mr Turnbull challenged Tony Abbott for the top job and won in September 2015.media_cameraPrime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Q & A. Mr Turnbull then... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'What are you saying?' Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'What are you saying?' Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'What are you saying?' Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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Western Advocate
'What are you saying?' Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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Manning River Times
'What are you saying?' Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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Canberra Times
'What are you saying?' Malcolm Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
PM 'regrets' Abbott Newspoll referencePrime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says he regrets referencing Newspoll when he an
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 days ago
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says he regrets referencing Newspoll when he announced his intention to replace Tony Abbott as Prime Minister in 2015. Malcolm Turnbull famously cited that the government had lost 30 Newspolls in a row when he put his... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Newspoll result shows Bennelong on knife edgedrawing closer to the 30 straight cited by Mr Turnbull as a reason for successf
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 days ago
drawing closer to the 30 straight cited by Mr Turnbull as a reason for successfully challenging former prime minister Tony Abbott for the Liberal leadership. 'I do regret having said it only because it allowed people to focus on that, rather... Read more
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The Border Mail
'What are you saying?' Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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The Courier
'What are you saying?' Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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The Age
'What are you saying?' Malcolm Turnbull in heated clash over indigenous MPs Ken Wyatt and Linda Burneydo I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
do I," Ms Reid said. Constitutional recognition of indigenous Australians was advanced by former prime minister Tony Abbott, but has stalled due to internal opposition and lack of bipartisan support for a form of recognition to take to... Read more
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The Age
THE NORTHCOTE BYELECTION: What holds for the state also holds for Canberradiffer ... Ian Bennett (Letters, 11/12), the difference is that Chris Bowen vo
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
differ ... Ian Bennett (Letters, 11/12), the difference is that Chris Bowen voted in line with the nation's wishes, while Tony Abbott ignored both his electorate and the nation. And Mr Abbott demanded that the people decide the matter via the... Read more
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