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Omni-shambles - Morrison blames Treasury
31 Aug 2016

Omni-shambles - Morrison blames Treasury

After weeks of claiming – including in the Parliament - that the Government’s Omnibus Savings Bill would include over $6 billion in savings, the Treasurer has been forced by Labor into a humiliating back down, admitting that there’s actually less than $6 billion in savings.

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Shambles Alert: $107 million Omnibus black hole
31 Aug 2016

Shambles Alert: $107 million Omnibus black hole

Scott Morrison has been humiliated in Question Time again today by revelations of a $107 million black hole in his Omnibus Savings Bill.

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Labor's Budget repair package
24 Aug 2016

Labor's Budget repair package

Today Labor proposes a Budget repair package that will lock in significant structural improvements to the budget worth $8.1 billion over the forward estimates and $80.6 billion over the medium term.

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PBO's post-election report of election committments
05 Aug 2016

PBO's post-election report of election committments

The independent Parliamentary Budget Office’s report on election commitments has been released today.

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Appointment as Shadow Minister for Finance
23 Jul 2016

Appointment as Shadow Minister for Finance

I'm really pleased to take up the Finance portfolio and to join some terrific colleagues in Labor's new Shadow Cabinet.

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Government super chaos boils over
20 Jul 2016

Government super chaos boils over

Less than twenty-four hours after the new Turnbull Government was sworn in, the division and dysfunction in the Coalition’s superannuation policy has ramped up a notch.

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Further consultation on Government's superannuation mess
26 Jun 2016

Further consultation on Government's superannuation mess

A Shorten Labor Government will review the Turnbull Government’s proposed changes to superannuation contained in this year’s federal Budget.

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Liberals' M1 announcement short-changes Logan
22 Jun 2016

Liberals' M1 announcement short-changes Logan

The Turnbull Government's announcement about the M1 today short-changes Logan, underfunds the project and doesn't even guarantee it will go ahead.

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Supporting Australia's Paralympians
20 Jun 2016

Supporting Australia's Paralympians

Labor offers our support and congratulations to all of Australia’s gifted athletes making the exciting journey to the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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Labor to fund maternity refurbishment at Logan Hospital
17 Jun 2016

Labor to fund maternity refurbishment at Logan Hospital

Under a Shorten Labor Government, Logan Hospital will have the modern maternity and special care spaces the local community deserves.

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