Challenger Gives Full Support

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Michael McCormack is the new Leader of the National Party of Australia and Deputy Prime Minister and has already received full party support, including that of his only challenger for the top position, Federal Member for Dawson, George Christensen. Mr Christensen became the only challenger in … [Read more...]

Big Win for Maranoa MP

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Malcolm Turnbull has announced a revamped federal cabinet, naming David Littleproud taking over as minister for agriculture and water resources. Under the changes Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce moves from agriculture to infrastructure and transport, after his Victorian Nationals colleague … [Read more...]

Defence on The Land Hunt

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The Department of Defence is looking for willing sellers in Greenvale, Ravenswood or Pentland as it moves to develop its new site for the Australia-Singapore Military Training Initiative. The Department says it is will now also expand its Shoalwater Bay Training Area in central Queensland. The … [Read more...]

Katter Disagrees

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Federal Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter, today distanced himself from comments made by Senator Hanson advocating cuts to welfare. Mr Katter’s response comes in light of reports that welfare costs are now costing $300,000 a minute but Mr Katter says sweeping statements and blanket calls are not … [Read more...]