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The North West Star
Energy policy architect plays down carbon price fearswithin the Coalition - despite support from the business community and economis
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
within the Coalition - despite support from the business community and economists - since 2009, when former prime minister Tony Abbott snatched the Liberal leadership from Mr Turnbull. Mr Turnbull said the guarantee was "the mechanism that can end... Read more
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Western Advocate
Coalition, Labor lashed for opposing Crown inquiryminister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, c
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
minister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, chief-of-staff to former prime minister Tony Abbott, sits on the board of directors of the Melbourne casino. Over the past decade, the company has donated more than... Read more
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Manning River Times
Energy policy architect plays down carbon price fearswithin the Coalition - despite support from the business community and economis
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
within the Coalition - despite support from the business community and economists - since 2009, when former prime minister Tony Abbott snatched the Liberal leadership from Mr Turnbull. Mr Turnbull said the guarantee was "the mechanism that can end... Read more
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Manning River Times
Coalition, Labor lashed for opposing Crown inquiryminister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, c
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
minister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, chief-of-staff to former prime minister Tony Abbott, sits on the board of directors of the Melbourne casino. Over the past decade, the company has donated more than... Read more
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The Age
Energy policy architect plays down carbon price fears as Malcolm Turnbull calls for end to 'climate wars'within the Coalition – despite support from the business community and economis
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
within the Coalition – despite support from the business community and economists – since 2009, when former prime minister Tony Abbott snatched the Liberal leadership from Mr Turnbull. Mr Turnbull said the guarantee was "the mechanism that can end... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Energy policy architect plays down carbon price fears as Malcolm Turnbull calls for end to 'climate wars'within the Coalition – despite support from the business community and economis
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
within the Coalition – despite support from the business community and economists – since 2009, when former prime minister Tony Abbott snatched the Liberal leadership from Mr Turnbull. Mr Turnbull said the guarantee was "the mechanism that can end... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Coalition, Labor lashed for opposing Crown inquiryminister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, c
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
minister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, chief-of-staff to former prime minister Tony Abbott, sits on the board of directors of the Melbourne casino. Over the past decade, the company has donated more than... Read more
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The Border Mail
Coalition, Labor lashed for opposing Crown inquiryminister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, c
The Border Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
minister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, chief-of-staff to former prime minister Tony Abbott, sits on the board of directors of the Melbourne casino. Over the past decade, the company has donated more than... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Coalition, Labor lashed for opposing Crown inquiryminister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, c
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 hours ago
minister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, chief-of-staff to former prime minister Tony Abbott, sits on the board of directors of the Melbourne casino. Over the past decade, the company has donated more than... Read more
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The Courier
Coalition, Labor lashed for opposing Crown inquiryminister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, c
The Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
minister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, chief-of-staff to former prime minister Tony Abbott, sits on the board of directors of the Melbourne casino. Over the past decade, the company has donated more than... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Coalition, Labor lashed for opposing Crown inquiryminister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, c
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
minister Helen Coonan is a non-executive director at Crown and, Peta Credlin, chief-of-staff to former prime minister Tony Abbott, sits on the board of directors of the Melbourne casino. Over the past decade, the company has donated more than... Read more
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Canberra Times
John Hewson: Energy guarantee a Clayton's emissions intensity schemedispatchable coal and gas who have been demanding a more "level playing field"
Canberra Times / Posted 3 hours ago
dispatchable coal and gas who have been demanding a more "level playing field" with renewables. It was most telling when Tony Abbott attempted to initiate a debate on the "politics of the guarantee" towards the end of this week's party room... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
John Hewson: Energy guarantee a Clayton's emissions intensity schemeplaying field" with renewables. Get the latest news and updates emailed straig
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
playing field" with renewables. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. It was most telling when Tony Abbott attempted to initiate a debate on the "politics of the guarantee" towards the end of this week's party room... Read more
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Perth Now
Labor may back ‘joke’ energy planaccused Mr Turnbull caving to backbench pressure to keep his job. “This is a h
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
accused Mr Turnbull caving to backbench pressure to keep his job. “This is a hostage note written by Malcolm Turnbull to Tony Abbott — ‘please stop brutalising my energy policies, I’ll give you everything you want,” he said. Energy Minister Josh... Read more
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The Age
John Hewson: Energy guarantee a Clayton's emissions intensity schemeplaying field" with renewables. Get the latest news and updates emailed straig
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
playing field" with renewables. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. It was most telling when Tony Abbott attempted to initiate a debate on the "politics of the guarantee" towards the end of this week's party room... Read more
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Perth Now
Two sides of PM when it comes to energyLabor would be better cut down to size if Turnbull takes his tough question tim
Perth Now / Posted 9 hours ago
Labor would be better cut down to size if Turnbull takes his tough question time approach to the campaign trail. While Tony Abbott had the advantage of an ALP civil war between Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard, his relentless message about the... Read more
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Perth Now
PM fires up over new energy planCanberra. Picture Kym Smith Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg also revealed this
Perth Now / Posted 10 hours ago
Canberra. Picture Kym Smith Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg also revealed this morning he had called former Prime Minister Tony Abbott about the policy before a party room meeting yesterday. Mr Frydenberg told Sky News he explained the policy and... Read more
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Perth Now
PM faces Abbott climate snipingPRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull says it’s up to Tony Abbott to explain his chan
Perth Now / Posted 10 hours ago
PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull says it’s up to Tony Abbott to explain his changing opinions on climate change, noting his own stance on the issue has been consistent. He said a number of views Mr Abbott aired in a speech to climate sceptics in... Read more
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Herald Sun
PM’s 50c energy saving mockedSenator Rachel Siewert saying Turnbull was bowing to pressure from others in th
Herald Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
Senator Rachel Siewert saying Turnbull was bowing to pressure from others in the party, including former Prime Minister Tony Abbott. “Today’s announcement shows that Mr Turnbull is fully owned by Tony Abbott. Make no mistake: Coal kills, and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
RUSH HOUR: Kim unleashes earthquakechildren have been rescued from captivity three years after they were abducted
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
children have been rescued from captivity three years after they were abducted by the Taliban. Julie Bishop has criticised Tony Abbott’s bizarre climate change speech in London, and a suspected killer hoon driver has been arrested in Melbourne... Read more
18h
Canberra Times
Renewables force will be hard to counterAccord (just too hard for your government); and finally, (4) Resign now before
Canberra Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Accord (just too hard for your government); and finally, (4) Resign now before you are humiliated at the next election (let Tony Abbott take over; he's running the government anyway). Under the new energy guidelines, our progressive Commonwealth... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Times letters: NEG is not a new schemeadvice of the chief scientist is obviously not valued by the government, he nee
Canberra Times / Posted 18 hours ago
advice of the chief scientist is obviously not valued by the government, he needs to be replaced. Here is my nomination: Tony Abbott as Australia's next chiefscientist. Anne Willenborg, Royalla, NSW ACRONYM SPELT OUT What NEG means: No... Read more
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Canberra Times
The six words that haunt Malcolm Turnbull time and called a snap press conference. On the lush pastures of the Senate cou
Canberra Times / Posted 18 hours ago
time and called a snap press conference. On the lush pastures of the Senate courtyard he announced he was challenging Tony Abbott for the Liberal leadership. About halfway through his 900-word statement, which also attacked "captain's calls"... Read more
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The Age
Renewables force will be hard to counterAccord (just too hard for your government); and finally, (4) Resign now before
The Age / Posted 19 hours ago
Accord (just too hard for your government); and finally, (4) Resign now before you are humiliated at the next election (let Tony Abbott take over; he's running the government anyway). Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Times letters: NEG is not a new schemeadvice of the chief scientist is obviously not valued by the government, he nee
The Age / Posted 19 hours ago
advice of the chief scientist is obviously not valued by the government, he needs to be replaced. Here is my nomination: Tony Abbott as Australia's next chiefscientist. Anne Willenborg, Royalla, NSW ACRONYM SPELT OUT What NEG means: No... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Renewables force will be hard to counterAccord (just too hard for your government); and finally, (4) Resign now before
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Accord (just too hard for your government); and finally, (4) Resign now before you are humiliated at the next election (let Tony Abbott take over; he's running the government anyway). Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Times letters: NEG is not a new schemeadvice of the chief scientist is obviously not valued by the government, he nee
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
advice of the chief scientist is obviously not valued by the government, he needs to be replaced. Here is my nomination: Tony Abbott as Australia's next chiefscientist. Anne Willenborg, Royalla, NSW ACRONYM SPELT OUT What NEG means: No... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Marshall backs Turnbull’s energy policyand emissions guarantees will be set at in SA,” he said. “All we know is that
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 hours ago
and emissions guarantees will be set at in SA,” he said. “All we know is that this policy is a complete capitulation to Tony Abbott that amounts to a subsidy for old generation at the expense of new generation. “Steven Marshall’s first instinct... Read more
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The Courier Mail
PM’s 50c energy saving mockedSenator Rachel Siewert saying Turnbull was bowing to pressure from others in th
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
Senator Rachel Siewert saying Turnbull was bowing to pressure from others in the party, including former Prime Minister Tony Abbott. “Today’s announcement shows that Mr Turnbull is fully owned by Tony Abbott. Make no mistake: Coal kills, and... Read more
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The Age
The six words that haunt Malcolm Turnbull time and called a snap press conference. On the lush pastures of the Senate cou
The Age / Posted 22 hours ago
time and called a snap press conference. On the lush pastures of the Senate courtyard he announced he was challenging Tony Abbott for the Liberal leadership. About halfway through his 900-word statement, which also attacked "captain's calls"... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The six words that haunt Malcolm Turnbull time and called a snap press conference. On the lush pastures of the Senate cou
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
time and called a snap press conference. On the lush pastures of the Senate courtyard he announced he was challenging Tony Abbott for the Liberal leadership. About halfway through his 900-word statement, which also attacked "captain's calls"... Read more
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News.com.au
Marshall backs Turnbull’s energy policyand emissions guarantees will be set at in SA,” he said. “All we know is that
News.com.au / Posted 22 hours ago
and emissions guarantees will be set at in SA,” he said. “All we know is that this policy is a complete capitulation to Tony Abbott that amounts to a subsidy for old generation at the expense of new generation. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Former WA top cop likened to AbbottKarl O'Callaghan is demeaning his legacy by undermining his successor, and like
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
Karl O'Callaghan is demeaning his legacy by undermining his successor, and likened his behaviour to former prime minister Tony Abbott. Mr O'Callaghan referred his successor Chris Dawson to the Corruption and Crime Commission over concerns about... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Former WA top cop likened to AbbottKarl O'Callaghan is demeaning his legacy by undermining his successor, and like
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
Karl O'Callaghan is demeaning his legacy by undermining his successor, and likened his behaviour to former prime minister Tony Abbott. Mr O'Callaghan referred his successor Chris Dawson to the Corruption and Crime Commission over concerns about... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull's national energy guarantee plan masks a carbon priceemissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricin
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
emissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricing as been kryptonite for the Coalition since Tony Abbott grabbed the leadership of the Liberal Party in 2009. Mr Abbott campaigned heavily to scrap the carbon tax... Read more
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Canberra Times
Public service needs 'permission culture': former secretary Martin Bowleshave never ever have got anywhere else." Mr Bowles said he had been "absolutel
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
have never ever have got anywhere else." Mr Bowles said he had been "absolutely smashed" in the immediate aftermath of Tony Abbott and Joe Hockey's controversial 2014 budget, which included plans to charge a $7 co-payment for patients visiting... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sketch: Malcolm Turnbull makes Tony Abbott's day. GuaranteedWith respect." "We haven't got time for that!" said the PM. "Just write it at
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
With respect." "We haven't got time for that!" said the PM. "Just write it at the top, for heaven's sake!" Former PM Tony Abbott pushed open the door and lumbered in, flexing his shoulders and peering around as if measuring the office for... Read more
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Manning River Times
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceemissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricin
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
emissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricing as been kryptonite for the Coalition since Tony Abbott grabbed the leadership of the Liberal Party in 2009. Mr Abbott campaigned heavily to scrap the carbon tax... Read more
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The North West Star
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceemissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricin
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
emissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricing as been kryptonite for the Coalition since Tony Abbott grabbed the leadership of the Liberal Party in 2009. Mr Abbott campaigned heavily to scrap the carbon tax... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceemissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricin
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
emissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricing as been kryptonite for the Coalition since Tony Abbott grabbed the leadership of the Liberal Party in 2009. Mr Abbott campaigned heavily to scrap the carbon tax... Read more
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Daily Liberal
MP hospitalised after shirtfront from colleaguemorning, the energetic and sports-man Riverina MP was shirtfronted by one of hi
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
morning, the energetic and sports-man Riverina MP was shirtfronted by one of his own political allies. And no, it wasn’t Tony Abbott concerned that his team-mate was exhibiting too much fresh natural energy for his liking. Playing on the yellow... Read more
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The Border Mail
MP hospitalised after shirtfront from colleaguemorning, the energetic and sports-man Riverina MP was shirtfronted by one of hi
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
morning, the energetic and sports-man Riverina MP was shirtfronted by one of his own political allies. And no, it wasn’t Tony Abbott concerned that his team-mate was exhibiting too much fresh natural energy for his liking. Playing on the yellow... Read more
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The Border Mail
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceemissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricin
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
emissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricing as been kryptonite for the Coalition since Tony Abbott grabbed the leadership of the Liberal Party in 2009. Mr Abbott campaigned heavily to scrap the carbon tax... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
MP hospitalised after shirtfront from colleaguemorning, the energetic and sports-man Riverina MP was shirtfronted by one of hi
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
morning, the energetic and sports-man Riverina MP was shirtfronted by one of his own political allies. And no, it wasn’t Tony Abbott concerned that his team-mate was exhibiting too much fresh natural energy for his liking. Playing on the yellow... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceemissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricin
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
emissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricing as been kryptonite for the Coalition since Tony Abbott grabbed the leadership of the Liberal Party in 2009. Mr Abbott campaigned heavily to scrap the carbon tax... Read more
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The Courier
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceemissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricin
The Courier / Posted yesterday
emissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricing as been kryptonite for the Coalition since Tony Abbott grabbed the leadership of the Liberal Party in 2009. Mr Abbott campaigned heavily to scrap the carbon tax... Read more
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The Courier
MP hospitalised after shirtfront from colleaguemorning, the energetic and sports-man Riverina MP was shirtfronted by one of hi
The Courier / Posted yesterday
morning, the energetic and sports-man Riverina MP was shirtfronted by one of his own political allies. And no, it wasn’t Tony Abbott concerned that his team-mate was exhibiting too much fresh natural energy for his liking. Playing on the yellow... Read more
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Perth Now
Former WA top cop likened to AbbottKarl O'Callaghan is demeaning his legacy by undermining his successor and liken
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
Karl O'Callaghan is demeaning his legacy by undermining his successor and likened his behaviour to former prime minister Tony Abbott. Mr O'Callaghan says he referred Commissioner Chris Dawson to the Corruption and Crime Commission over concerns... Read more
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Perth Now
'When your time is up you move on'PREMIER Mark McGowan says former police commissioner Karl O’Callaghan risks bec
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
PREMIER Mark McGowan says former police commissioner Karl O’Callaghan risks becoming like Tony Abbott and demeaning his time in office with persistent commentary, and is undermining his successor Chris Dawson. Mr McGowan backed Mr Dawson as the best... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Turnbull's plan guarantees emergence of a carbon priceemissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricin
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
emissions, which are blamed for driving climate change. However, carbon pricing as been kryptonite for the Coalition since Tony Abbott grabbed the leadership of the Liberal Party in 2009. Mr Abbott campaigned heavily to scrap the carbon tax... Read more
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