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Media Releases

LABOR SUCCESSFULLY LOBBIES SMALL BUSINESS ROADSHOW TO COME TO BRADDON

August 24, 2017

The North-West Coast is no longer excluded from the Federal government’s much promoted small business roadshows due to pressure from Labor.

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TIME TO GIVE DAIRY FARMERS TRUE SUPPORT

August 23, 2017

The Senate Economics References Committee which held hearings in Burnie earlier this year has tabled its report into the Australian dairy industry.

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BRADDON RESIDENTS PAYING MORE TO SEE THE DOCTOR UNDER TURNBULL’S GP TAX

August 22, 2017

Tasmanian and North West and West Coast residents continue to pay more to see the doctor as a result of Malcolm Turnbull’s GP tax by stealth.

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STATE LIBERAL FAILURES NOW EXTEND TO BASS HIGHWAY WEST OF WYNYARD

August 15, 2017

Responses to questions on notice taken during Senate Estimates, has revealed the Hodgman Government has failed to make any representations to the Commonwealth Government for funds to assist with the upgrading of the Bass Highway from Marrawah to Wynyard

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GOVERNMENT NOW INITIMIDATING INCOME SUPPORT RECIPIENTS BY TEXT MESSAGE

August 10, 2017

Labor is concerned by reports from constituents in Burnie and Devonport, Tasmania, of text messages apparently from Centrelink being sent to income support recipients with threats of prosecution for fraud.

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YOUTH JOBS PATH DISPLACING JOBS INSTEAD OF CREATING THEM

August 04, 2017

Shadow Minister for Employment Services, Workforce Participation and the Future of Work Ed Husic was in Burnie today with Braddon MP Justine Keay to listen to jobseekers about their experiences navigating the Turnbull Government’s failing jobs programs.

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