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LABOR TAKES THE WHEEL FOR MECHANICS IN CENTRAL QUEENSLAND

June 12, 2018

Labor is driving a better deal for car owners and independent mechanics with a plan to make timely access to technical information a reality. Whether you own a Toyota Corolla or a Ford Ranger, everyone should be able to choose where they get their car serviced. But independent repairers are struggling to get fair access to the standard service information they need.

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MORE THAN 8 600 GOLD COAST FAMILIES WORSE OFF UNDER CHILDCARE CHANGES

June 11, 2018

The clock is ticking on the introduction of Malcolm Turnbull’s new childcare package, which will leave more than 8,600 Gold Coast families worse off. The Gold Coast in particular will be hit hard by these changes, which are coming into effect on July 2. Of the top ten electorates in Queensland worse off under the new system, two are on the Gold Coast.

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A SHORT HISTORY OF THE ONE NATION CIRCUS

May 31, 2018

Today’s revelation that Pauline Hanson’s long-time supporter, Senator Brian Burston, has broken ranks on company tax cuts is just the latest example of One Nation coming apart at the seams.

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GEORGE CHRISTENSEN NEEDS TO CUT THE CORD

May 23, 2018

With Pauline Hanson’s latest backflip, Malcolm Turnbull’s $80 billion tax cut for big business is now hanging by a thread. Now is the time for George Christensen to cut the cord.

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LABOR TAKES THE WHEEL FOR GOLD COAST CAR OWNERS AND MECHANICS

May 15, 2018

Labor is driving a better deal to put more money back into the pockets of car owners and give 23,000 independent repairers a boost – with a plan to make car manufacturers share their technical information so that vehicles can be serviced by any mechanic. Today, I will meet with Nathan, a local independent mechanic who has been campaigning for a level playing field for all mechanics, even if they’re not affiliated with car manufacturers.

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BERT VAN MANEN MUST PULL SUPPORT FOR TURNBULL’S BIG BUSINESS TAX CUT

May 02, 2018

New data from the Federal Parliamentary Library has revealed that the Turnbull Government’s $65 billion tax cut for big businesses will have little benefit for Bert Van Manen’s electorate of Forde. The official figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, show that only thirteen businesses based in Forde will share in the LNP’s windfall for big business.

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A FAIR GO FOR AUSTRALIA