Media Releases

Federal Labor welcomes M1 progress

October 11, 2017

Federal Labor welcomes today’s announcement naming Lendlease as the successful tenderer to carry out the much-needed M1-Gateway merge upgrade.

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Tourism jobs boost for Central Queensland

October 04, 2017

Federal Labor’s $1 billion investment in new tourism infrastructure for Northern Australia will mean more support for the industry and more jobs for Central Queensland.

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2016-17 Final Budget Outcome

September 26, 2017

The expected and minor improvements in the 2016-17 Budget position do very little to remedy the mess made of the nation’s finances by the Turnbull Government.

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Turnbull must take energy supplement cut out of the Budget

September 20, 2017

Today is the day that the Turnbull Government wanted to cut the Energy Supplement to pensioners, carers, people with disability and Australians on Newstart.

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Labor announces Commonwealth executive pay transparency overhaul

September 05, 2017

Federal Labor has today adopted a new policy to formally amend rules to force Commonwealth entities, including Australia Post, to publish detailed executive remuneration.

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Cormann fooling no-one over $122m postal survey waste

September 04, 2017

Mathias Cormann’s pitiful attempt to justify wasting $122 million of taxpayers’ money on the marriage equality postal survey just doesn’t stack up.

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