Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel

FEDERAL LABOR ROUNDTABLE WITH LOCAL VETERANS

July 26, 2021

Federal Member for Blair and Shadow Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel Shayne Neumann held a veteran roundtables in Narangba and Bribie Island today with Queensland Senator Anthony Chisholm and Labor’s candidate for Longman Rebecca Fanning.

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SENATE INQUIRY REVEALS MORRISON GOVERNMENT CONTINUES TO LET DOWN VETERANS

July 20, 2021

A Senate Inquiry into Australian Public Service (APS) capability has revealed that a promised boost to department of Veteran affairs will temporary and will expire after two years.

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TERMINATION OF NATIONAL COMMISSIONER FOR DEFENCE AND VETERAN SUICIDE PREVENTION AN ADMISSION OF F...

July 14, 2021

Media reports of the termination of interim National Commissioner for Defence and Veteran Suicide Prevention Dr Bernadette Boss CSC would appear to be a spectacular admission of failure by the Morrison Government.

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SENATE INQUIRY CALLS FOR MORE SUPPORT FOR DFRDB VETERANS

July 03, 2021

Labor has welcomed the recommendation of a Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee Inquiry that the Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) Payment for disabled veterans be increased.

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RESERVE FORCES DAY

June 30, 2021

The 1st of July is Reserve Forces Day, when we recognise our Australian Defence Force (ADF) Reserves personnel who have served in all wars, conflicts and peace-keeping operations, national disasters and emergencies.

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MORRISON GOVERNMENT NEEDS TO FOCUS LESS ON THEMSELVES AND MORE ON VETERANS AND DEFENCE PERSONNEL

June 28, 2021

Incoming Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel Andrew Gee is the sixth Veterans Affairs’ Minister in eight years under the Liberal-National government.

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