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Tony Abbott MP

Blaming immigrants for unemployment, lower wages and high house prices is too simplistic

The ConversationRobert Breunig, Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University and Mark Fabian, Australian National University https://theconversation.com/javascripts/lib/content_tracker_hook.jsAustralia should cut its immigration intake, according to...
Australian Senate

Treasury Laws Amendment (Banking Measures No. 1) Bill 2017

Government Portfolio Treasury: Originating house House of Representatives Status Passed Both Houses Parliament no 45 Finally passed both Houses15 Feb 2018 Senator O'NEILL (New South Wales) (09:37):...
President Trump Holds a Joint Press Conference with Prime Minister Turnbull

President Trump Holds a Joint Press Conference with Prime Minister Turnbull

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTe6_eQhEqg] Remarks by President Trump and Prime Minister Turnbull of Australia Before Press ConferencePRESIDENT TRUMP:  Thank you very much.  It’s an honor to have...
Barnaby Joyce MP

Barnaby Joyce succumbs to pressure and will go to backbench

https://theconversation.com/javascripts/lib/content_tracker_hook.jsMichelle Grattan, University of Canberra The ConversationBarnaby Joyce has capitulated to intense pressure and announced he will stand down, declaring the government needs clear air...
Sen-Mathias-Cormann

The Nationals have been paralysed by the extraordinary and unpredictable Joyce situation

Grattan on Friday: The Nationals have been paralysed by the extraordinary and unpredictable Joyce situation Michelle Grattan, University of Canberra THE CONVERSATIONhttps://theconversation.com/javascripts/lib/content_tracker_hook.jsYou can’t help loving how...
Shooting in Tattoo Shop Hampton Park man has life-threatening injuries.

Shooting in Tattoo Shop Hampton Park man has life-threatening injuries.

Armed Crime Squad and Echo Taskforce detectives are investigating a shooting which occurred in Hampton Park this afternoon.A man, aged in his 30s, received...
PM Turnbull and President Trump

China, North Korea and trade the key talking points when Turnbull meets Trump

https://theconversation.com/javascripts/lib/content_tracker_hook.jsTHE CONVERSATION Tony Walker, La Trobe University Malcolm Turnbull was no doubt relieved when the prime ministerial jet lifted off from Australian soil yesterday, bound for...
Penny Wong MP

Wong’ Mr Joyce must resign, and he should resign today.

Senator WONG: I want to make very clear that I make no judgement, nor any comment whatsoever, about Mr Joyce's personal life. I make no...
Meeting with permanent members of the Security Council.

Vladimir Putin meeting with permanent members of Security Council

Vladimir Putin had a meeting with permanent members of the Security Council. The participants held an extensive exchange of opinions on the developments in Syria, including the situation around Afrin. The discussion also touched upon a settlement in southeastern...
Senator Jim Molan

Molan stirs up the Lefties in the Senate with a Christian Battle Prayer Psalm...

Sen Jim Molan: Someone once said that, if opponents don't speak against you, you probably are not standing up for enough. Anyone who's googled...
Trump Hosts the Public Safety Medal of Valor Awards Ceremony

Trump banning all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns.

After the deadly mass murder in Las Vegas, Nevada, on October 1, 2017, I asked my Administration to fully review how the Bureau of...
Pauline Hanson MP

How the government and One Nation may use media reforms to clip the ABC’s...

It would be easy to set up an inquiry into the ABC – with the findings already known. Denis Muller, University of Melbourne https://theconversation.com/javascripts/lib/content_tracker_hook.jsAmong the four concessions...