Category Archives: Archived – Fairfax News

04 Sep
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Government Support for Australia Fund Committee

The federal leader of the Palmer United Party and Member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer, says a proposal for federal parliament to establish a joint parliamentary committee to investigate creating an Australia Fund has won government support.
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03 Sep
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Seeney Should Apologise to Queensland over CCC Claims

The federal leader of the Palmer United Party and Member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer, has called on Queensland Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney to apologise to Queenslanders for making false allegations to the state’s corruption watchdog.
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28 Aug
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High achieving students recognised with award

Clive Palmer has commended high achieving Year 12 students in his electorate of Fairfax who have been awarded the prestigious Australian Student Prize in recognition of their academic feats.
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26 Aug
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GP Co-payment Won’t Survive: Clive Palmer

The Abbott Government’s unpopular GP co-payment plan would not survive according to Clive Palmer whose Palmer United Party Senators today reaffirmed their commitment to vote against it.
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22 Aug
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Chinese sanctions “extraordinary”: Clive Palmer

Calls by a Chinese state-owned newspaper for China to impose sanctions against Clive Palmer and his businesses have been labelled extraordinary by the Palmer United Party federal leader.
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22 Aug
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Sunshine Coast jobless figures a disgrace

Member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer, has taken aim at both the state and federal governments over the rising unemployment rate on the Sunshine Coast. Recently released figures from the Department of Employment show the Sunshine Coast’s jobless figure to be 7.7% ...
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20 Aug
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Close the Camps: Clive Palmer

Palmer United Party federal leader and Member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer, has called for the immediate closure of immigration detention camps because of their huge human and financial cost.
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12 Aug
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Palmer United Party Puts Community before Politicians

What a political party can achieve for the community is far more important than the role of a leader, according to the federal leader of the Palmer United Party and member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer. “It is very important for good ...
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06 Aug
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Palmer calls for Queensland Upper House

Federal leader of the Palmer United Party and member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer, has called for the reintroduction of an Upper House in Queensland to restore necessary checks and balances to state politics.
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06 Aug
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AEC Chief Backs Clive Palmer’s 2013 Federal Election Concerns

Appearing before the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Electoral Matters, the Acting Australian Electoral Commissioner, Mr Tom Rogers, has supported key elements of the Palmer United Party’s submission to the Committee and Clive Palmer’s speech to the National Press Club on ...
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