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Media Releases

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE CONFIRMS TURNBULL HAS NO TIMEFRAME FOR BLUEBERRIES BEING SOLD TO CHINA

October 26, 2017

Australian farmers could be prevented from selling blueberries into the mega Chinese market for years, after Agriculture Department officials confirmed the Conservatives had no timeframe for negotiations on an export protocol to begin.

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DATES CONFIRMED FOR SMALL BUSINESS ROADSHOW FOR BRADDON

October 22, 2017

Dates have been confirmed for Braddon Small Business Roadshows following my successful lobbying of Federal Small Business Minister Michael McCormack.

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BRADDON RESIDENTS FORGOTTEN IN TURNBULL’S PRIVATE HEALTH CHANGES

October 20, 2017

Braddon residents face continued budget pain under the Turnbull Government’s out-of-touch private health insurance changes – with those relying the most on private health insurance set to see their premiums increase again in April 2018.

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GPS REJECT TURNBULL’S FAILURE TO DROP THE MEDICARE FREEZE

October 19, 2017

Doctors have labelled Malcolm Turnbull’s Budget a failure, with six out of ten GPs saying they were dissatisfied or extremely dissatisfied with the Government’s staggered approach to lifting the freeze.

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TASMANIAN COMPANY SECURES MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR DEFENCE CONTRACT

October 18, 2017

In another win for Australian defence industry, Tasmanian company Penguin Composites has signed a contract with Thales Australia to build bonnets and various parts for the new Hawkei protected Army vehicles.

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EDUCATION MINISTER BOWS TO PRESSURE ON EARLY CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION SERVICES

October 18, 2017

Federal Member for Braddon, Justine Keay is pleased that the Hodgman Government has finally supported the continuation of Early Childhood Intervention Services.

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