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LABOR WILL SUPPORT SMALL AND MEDIUM BUSINESSES – NOT TURNBULL’S TOP END OF TOWN

June 29, 2018

A Shorten Labor Government will deliver tax cuts for small and medium size businesses, stop Turnbull’s tax handout for the big banks and properly fund schools and hospitals.

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LABOR’S NBN SERVICE GUARANTEE – DELIVERING BETTER PROTECTIONS FOR SMALL BUSINESS AND CONSUMERS

June 27, 2018

A Shorten Labor Government will ensure Australian small businesses and households get a fairer go by establishing penalties on NBNCo for underperformance – allowing for consumer compensation if their NBN experience isn’t up to scratch.

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SENATE INQUIRY SUCCESSFULLY ESTABLISHED TO LOOK INTO THE USE OF ANTI-MALARIALS IN THE ADF

June 22, 2018

On Tuesday this week Labor successfully established the Senate Inquiry into the use of the Quinoline anti-malarial drugs Mefloquine and Tafenoquine in the Australian Defence Force. This Senate Inquiry will provide a transparent and thorough investigation into the concerns of Quinoline anti-malarial drugs in the ADF.

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59,000 IN BLAIR TO BENEFIT FROM LABOR’S BIGGER, BETTER TAX CUT

June 21, 2018

Member for Blair, Shayne Neumann MP, has this week announced that a Shorten Labor Government will deliver permanent tax relief to 78% of taxpayers in Ipswich, the Somerset Region and the Karana Downs region. Labor will almost double the Government’s tax relief for middle income and working people in Blair, seeing everyone earning less than $125,000 up to $928 better off a year, over the next four years.

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PM KICKS DROUGHT PROBLEM DOWN THE ROAD

June 18, 2018

Labor has welcomed the Turnbull Government’s announcement that it will extend Farm Household Allowance (FHA) for drought affected farming families.  It is clear the Prime Minister’s drought tour was designed to set the scene for the announcement but he didn’t need the tour to tell him the more than 2,000 farmers who recently exhausted their eligibility to FHA are facing desperate times.

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SURVEY FINDS 1 IN 3 AUSTRALIANS WOULD DITCH TURNBULL’S SECOND-RATE NBN IF THEY COULD

June 11, 2018

A new survey from finder.com.au has found more than 1 in 3 NBN users would switch back to their old internet service if they could. Separate research from Canstar Blue also found the percentage of households looking forward to switching to the NBN has dropped significantly over the last 12 months.

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