Archive for Media Releases

Friday, December 5th, 2014 @ 3:04PM

ACT LABOR TIMELINE FOR PRESELECTION

REPOST FROM ACT LABOR (http://www.actlabor.org.au/) ACT Labor Secretary Matthew Byrne today welcomed news of Chief Minister Katy Gallagher’s announcement that she intends to nominate for the Senate vacancy created by the upcoming retirement of Senator Kate Lundy. “If successful, Katy Gallagher would make an enormous contribution in the Federal Parliament….

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Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 @ 8:52PM

STATEMENT BY SENATOR THE HON. KATE LUNDY


 SENATOR THE HON KATE LUNDY
 Senator for the ACT MEDIA RELEASE 26 November 2014 STATEMENT FROM SENATOR THE HON KATE LUNDY I have decided that I will not contest the ACT Senate seat at the next federal election. This decision has come after a period of deep reflection. It…

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Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 @ 1:58PM

ABBOTT’S CUTS CAUSING CHAOS ACROSS THE PUBLIC SERVICE

The Australian Public Service is in turmoil because of the Abbott Government’s harsh budget cuts. Industrial action is imminent within one of its largest departments, more scientists are set to go from CSIRO and 7,200 staff have been forced out of their jobs in the past year in Canberra alone….

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Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 @ 1:51PM

ABBOTT GOVERNMENT MUST BACK DOWN ON PUBLIC SERVICE PAY CUT

According to the Prime Minister, Canberra public servants are likely to be forced to take a below inflation pay increase at the beginning of next financial year. Tony Abbott has suggested that the below inflation 1.5 per cent pay increase offered to Australian Defence Force personnel will be the best…

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Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 @ 9:22AM

SHIFTY ZED PULLING A SWIFTY ON ACT PENSIONERS

Liberal Senator Zed Seselja is misleading Canberra’s seniors about the true nature of his government’s harsh and unfair budget cuts. Senator Seselja has recently mailed a letter to hundreds of Canberra seniors which blatantly misrepresents the impact of his party’s budget on pensioners and self-funded retirees. Member for Fraser Andrew…

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Saturday, October 25th, 2014 @ 1:58PM

LABOR’S MULTICULTURAL FUNDING BENEFITS THE CANBERRA COMMUNITY

MICHELLE ROWLAND MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR CITIZENSHIP AND MULTICULTURALISM MEMBER FOR GREENWAY GAI BRODTMANN MP MEMBER FOR CANBERRA HON KATE LUNDY SENATOR FOR THE ACT MEDIA RELEASE LABOR’S MULTICULTURAL FUNDING BENEFITS THE CANBERRA COMMUNITY Shadow Minister for Citizenship and Multiculturalism, Michelle Rowland congratulated the Canberra Islamic Centre on the opening…

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