Media Releases

NBN chairman fails to substantiate bizarre claims about sale value of NBN

January 24, 2019

Following 92 days of attempting to circumnavigate its Chairman’s train of thought, NBNCo has failed to produce any evidence to support the Chairman’s claim that the NBN could achieve a market sale value of $50 billion.

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New figures reveal extent of Liberals' blowout on contractors and consultants

January 21, 2019

New information from several key Government departments has revealed the extent of the Liberals’ blowouts on contractors and consultants within the public service.

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Local projects, local jobs: Labor's national procurement plan

January 21, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government will boost local jobs by ensuring more government contracts and major projects are delivered by local businesses, bringing significant economic benefit to communities in Queensland and around Australia.

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MYEFO: Chaotic Liberals have no plan for economy and Budget

December 17, 2018

Today’s Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook shows the Liberals are too divided and chaotic to care about responsible Budget repair and economic management.

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MYEFO: Liberals have no plan to properly manage Budget and economy

December 16, 2018

The Liberals’ mid-year update will show they have no plan to manage the Budget and economy apart from relying on a resurgent global economy.

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MYEFO: Budget improvements despite Liberals, not because of them

December 14, 2018

New Government figures released this week show the Liberals will be relying on a massively increased tax take, rather than spending restraint, for any improvements in the mid-year Budget update.

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