Tag: Politics

Labor boasts bigger budget surplus as it releases its costings

The Labor Party has released its long-awaited report into the cost of election promises. The document addresses doubts that the opposition would be able to pay for its plans. Tim Lofthouse reports.

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One Nation support slump provides major party boost

Australia’s major political parties have received a pre-election boost with support for One Nation waning. Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten are now trying to bolster support in Victoria. Shelley Cheng reports.

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Uni students fire up during Q&A episode

May 16, 2017 Student protesters interrupted ABC TV political affairs program Q&A last night, questioning aspects of theĀ Federal Budget which was released last week. Written by Lily Greer Produced for online by Molly Houseman

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Community bans together to support domestic violence victims

May 16, 2017 Redland’s Mayor Karen Williams is calling for the State Government to match the $220,000 raised locally to support those affected by domestic and family violence. Written by Renee Borgeaud Produced for online by Molly Houseman

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Twitter trumps the rest

By Rachel Claxton Alice bucket list, these were the three words that overtook Twitter this week. This means nothing to the average person, but as an avid Twitter user, these words mean everything. It is in these three words that

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