Labor building election pitch on infrastructure promises

Story Published: 8 Oct 2015

OPPOSITION Leader Bill Shorten has made infrastructure projects a key plank of his policy platform ahead of next year’s...

Bill Shorten, Federal Election, Infrastructure, Labor

Andrew Robb reportedly slips that federal election looms

Story Published: 28 Sep 2015

FEDERAL Coalition MP Andrew Robb has let slip that the federal election will be called sooner than expected, AAP reports.

Andrew Robb, Editors Picks, Federal Election

Deputy PM Warren Truss announces he'll recontest his seat

Story Published: 6 Aug 2015

DEPUTY Prime Minister Warren Truss has announced he'll recontest the seat of Wide Bay at the next Federal Election.

Deputy Prime Minister, Federal Election, Nationals, Warren Truss

Palmer to launch Titanic II ship

Story Published: 30 Apr 2012

BUSINESSMAN Clive Palmer is launching his own international shipping line called Titanic II.

Clive Palmer, Federal Election, Palmer Coolum Resort, Titanic, Titanic Ii

Poll respondents support PM's early election annoucement

Story Published: 31 Jan 2013

PRIME Minister Julia Gillard’s bold decision to reveal the election date almost eight months in advance appears to be...

Federal Election, Julia Gillard, Poll

Committee suggests holding local govt vote on election day

Story Published: 7 Mar 2013

A REFERENDUM on the constitutional recognition of local government should be held on the same day as the Federal Election...

Australian Constitution, Australian Government, Federal Election, Local Government

BRP's 'commonsense policies' will help fix economy

Story Published: 25 Feb 2013

A GROUP of unhappy bank customers-cum-political party members will contest the Federal Election on the promise of greater...

Australian Labor Party, Brp Australia, Coalition, Economy, Federal Election, Political Party

Manus Islands transfer 'leaves smugglers nothing to sell'

Story Published: 1 Aug 2013

IMMIGRATION Minister Tony Burke says the first transfer of asylum-seekers to Manus Island will show people smugglers they...

Asylum Seekers, Editors Picks, Federal Election, Refugees, Tony Burke

Power bills may rise if carbon tax axed, says WWF

Story Published: 13 Aug 2013

POWER bills could rise and renewable energy production would shrink if the carbon tax was repealed, modelling conducted for...

Carbon Tax, Environment, Federal Election, Wwf

Tony Abbott calls for no 'snideness' in lead up to election

Story Published: 5 Feb 2013

OPPOSITION Leader Tony Abbott has called on Coalition MPs to be confident and optimistic, but never arrogant, in the...

Canberra, Coalition, Federal Election, Julia Gillard, Question Time, Tony Abbott

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