Media Releases

Labor taking the lead on supporting Innovation

October 20, 2015

Labor will bring together venture capital, superannuation, startups and peak industry bodies on 12 November for the inaugural roundtable of the Innovation Investment Partnership (IIP).

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Liberals' plan will divide and diminish the super system

October 19, 2015

The Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Trustee Governance) Bill listed for debate in the House today is ideologically driven and unwarranted.

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Appointment to Shadow Ministry

October 13, 2015

It's an honour to be promoted into Labor’s Shadow Ministry today and especially pleasing to take up the financial services, superannuation and sport portfolios given my longstanding interests.

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Labor's Positive Plan for more Innovation in Queensland

October 07, 2015

The choice for Queenslanders and all Australians has never been clearer: we must innovate to create and fill the jobs of the future, or will get left behind.

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Turnbull's new right-hand man wants ABC sold and 15 Percent GST on everything

September 21, 2015

Malcolm Turnbull's appointment of James McGrath to the position of Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister signals more of the same extreme, divisive and unfair policies pursued by Tony Abbott.

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Abbott's broken promises on NBN leave Rankin residents in the lurch

August 05, 2015

Shadow Minister for Communications Jason Clare and Member for Rankin Jim Chalmers will host a forum in Calamvale tonight to hear from local residents who have been wiped off the NBN map by the Abbott Government.

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