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Josh Taylor and Minister for Communications and the Arts (Freedom of information) [2017] AICmr 9 (25 January 2017)

Josh Taylor and Minister for Communications and the Arts (Freedom of information) [2017] AICmr 9 (25 January 2017) | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
FOI nerds: the info commissioner's decision to give me access to Comms minister Mitch Fifield's diary is up here. https://t.co/FQVqx7w4Jz
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Donald Trump’s New York Times Interview: Full Transcript

Donald Trump’s New York Times Interview: Full Transcript | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Read the full text of the president-elect’s meeting with reporters, editors and opinion columnists from The Times.
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Hear ye, hear ye. Smear me, smear me. | Nick Xenophon - Independent Senator for South Australia

Hear ye, hear ye. Smear me, smear me. | Nick Xenophon - Independent Senator for South Australia | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
RT @storertim: Hear ye, hear ye. Smear me, smear me. | Nick Xenophon - Independent Senator for South Australia https://t.co/T4zs9phJcG via…
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Stan Grant says he is open to career in politics to advocate for Indigenous Australians

Guardian Australia’s Indigenous Affairs editor tells ABC’s Q&A program the positive response to his racism speech made him consider the ‘responsibility and obligation to the words in that speech’...

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Peta Credlin says she has no intention of entering politics; takes swipe at critics and urges women to take more leadership roles - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Peta Credlin says she has no intention of entering politics; takes swipe at critics and urges women to take more leadership roles - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Peta Credlin, the controversial chief of staff to former prime minister Tony Abbott, says she will not run for politics and rounds on insider gossip from unnamed sources where no-one has the guts to put their name to it.
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Same-sex marriage: Process for vote will be 'accelerated' under Malcolm Turnbull, says Warren Entsch - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Same-sex marriage: Process for vote will be 'accelerated' under Malcolm Turnbull, says Warren Entsch - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Government backbencher Warren Entsch says he is hopeful key details of a same-sex marriage plebiscite, including the question and the date, will now be decided before the next election under the leadership of Malcolm Turnbull.
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Malcolm Turnbull Ousts Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott - WSJ

Malcolm Turnbull Ousts Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott - WSJ | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Malcolm Turnbull will succeed Tony Abbott as Australia’s prime minister after a party rebellion that may moderate the country’s stance on issues ranging from same-sex marriage to climate change and economic policy.
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Mike Baird - Sometimes you can know all the facts and... | Facebook

Sometimes you can know all the facts and statistics surrounding an unfolding tragedy, but it somehow remains an intangible or external problem. A problem...
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Future of Australia's video game development industry – Parliament of Australia

Future of Australia's video game development industry
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We will not be lectured about marriage equality by this woman –

We will not be lectured about marriage equality by this woman – | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Breaking news! Julia Gillard supports same-sex marriage — two years too late. The former PM used her Michael Kirby lecture, delivered last night at Victoria University, to come out as a same-sex marriage supporter.
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Tony Abbott's leadership faces new dangers as Fairfax-Ipsos poll predicts 36-seat Coalition wipeout

Tony Abbott's leadership faces new dangers as Fairfax-Ipsos poll predicts 36-seat Coalition wipeout | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
New polling shows Tony Abbott's Coalition would have been swept from office on the back of a devastating 7.5 per cent swing, had an election been held on the weekend.
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Watch Jacqui Lambie's Incredibly Moving Speech About Living On Centrelink

Watch Jacqui Lambie's Incredibly Moving Speech About Living On Centrelink | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
'That's what it's like to be the bottom of the crap pile.'
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'You are fake news': Trump attacks CNN and BuzzFeed at press conference

'You are fake news': Trump attacks CNN and BuzzFeed at press conference | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
The president-elect was furious after BuzzFeed published a report claiming to show connections between Trump and Russia, using CNN’s earlier story
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Liberals to get Labor preferences in three rural seats to fend off Nationals

Liberals to get Labor preferences in three rural seats to fend off Nationals | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Exclusive: Deal struck between parties means Liberals will preference ALP before Greens in inner-city seats
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Australians crave change. But this election won't deliver it | David Marr

Australians crave change. But this election won't deliver it | David Marr | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
What lies ahead is a gruelling and expensive campaign that will leave the country much as it was before
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We’re off to the polls again.
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Australia defends asylum seeker offshore detention in High Court | Crikey

Australia defends asylum seeker offshore detention in High Court | Crikey | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Are asylum seekers on Nauru being detained? The Australian government is trying to argue they can come and go as they please.
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NSW Greens branch unhappy with Lee Rhiannon losing education | Crikey

NSW Greens branch unhappy with Lee Rhiannon losing education | Crikey | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
The NSW Greens are very unhappy with the federal branch's decision to take the education portfolio off Lee Rhiannon.
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Liberal leadership: the faceless men who stalked Abbott and made Turnbull king | afr.com

Liberal leadership: the faceless men who stalked Abbott and made Turnbull king | afr.com | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
The lead strategist in the move against Tony Abbott only entered the Senate last July and has has a reputation as a campaign genius.
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No, PM, we don't have the answer

No, PM, we don't have the answer | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
No, Prime Minister, the Australian experience does not offer anything remotely useful to countries dealing with the biggest refugee crisis since the Second World War.
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11,000 Icelanders Offer to House Syrian Refugees

11,000 Icelanders Offer to House Syrian Refugees | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Outpouring comes after officials said Iceland would only take 50 refugees.
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The slow death of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner

The slow death of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
FOI needs a strong independent advocate. Powerful enemies are circling.
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One Entsch at a time: the Libs crawl toward same-sex marriage –

One Entsch at a time: the Libs crawl toward same-sex marriage – | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
Margot Saville went along to hear Liberal MP Warren Entsch speak at a pro-gay marriage event.
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Pauline Hanson's 'kiss of death' for Scott Morrison

Pauline Hanson's 'kiss of death' for Scott Morrison | Politics, News, CAFF | Scoop.it
In what has been described as the "kiss of death", Pauline Hanson has named the MP she thinks should become prime minister - Scott Morrison.
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