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Media Releases

WYNYARD PENSIONERS FED UP WITH LONG CENTRELINK WAITS

November 03, 2017

Pensioners in Wynyard have today joined the Shadow Minister for Social Services, Jenny Macklin and local member for Braddon, Justine Keay to discuss the Turnbull Government’s mismanagement of Centrelink.

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ACTING AGRICULTURE MINISTER TURNBULL NEEDS TO ACT ON BLUEBERRY EXPORTS TO CHINA

November 01, 2017

Following the High Court ruling on last Friday in which the Agriculture Minster was found ineligible to sit in Parliament, Australia now has an acting Agricultural Minister in Malcolm Turnbull who can intervene and provide our blueberry industry with a clear timeframe on when export protocols will commence.

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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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