Category Archives: United Australia Party News

26 Aug
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CLP continues to fail when it comes to Aboriginal Affairs

Member for Arnhem, Ms Larisa Lee, has called for the Northern Territory government to cut the rhetoric and instead demonstrate their commitment to Aboriginal people by appointing a Minister for Aboriginal Affairs. Aboriginal people make up 34% of the Northern Territory’s ...
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26 Aug
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Housing Minister failing Aboriginal communities, says Alison Anderson

Member for Namatjira, Ms Alison Anderson, has taken aim at the Northern Territory Minister for Housing, Matt Conlon, saying overcrowded and poorly maintained public housing in Aboriginal communities is yet more evidence that the minister is not in control of ...
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26 Aug
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Letter from Clive Palmer to Mr MA Zhaoxu

Media Release A letter from Clive Palmer to Mr MA Zhaoxu sent on 26 August 2014 apologizing for comments made on the ABCs Q&A program.
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26 Aug
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Newman Government’s Privatisation Plans Could Force Prices Upward

Palmer United Party Queensland Leader and candidate for Kawana, Carl Judge, has reaffirmed his party’s firm stance against the Newman government’s growing appetite for the sale of state assets - and he’s not alone.
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25 Aug
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Palmer United rejects Abbott Government tax hike threats

Palmer United Senator for Queensland, Glenn Lazarus this morning rejected the Abbott Government's threats to increase taxes if budget measures are not passed. Senator Lazarus said Palmer United would not be bullied into agreeing to budget measures which are unfair, ...
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22 Aug
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GP Co-payment a ruthless attack on Australians

Palmer United Senator for Queensland, Glenn Lazarus this week met with Federal Health Minister Peter Dutton to discuss the Abbott Government’s apparent determination to force Australians to pay GP co-payments.
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14 Aug
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Senator Zhenya Wang receives visit from the Honourable Joe Hockey

Senator Wang was pleased to receive a visit from the Treasurer, the Honourable Mr Joe Hockey on Mr Hockey’s request yesterday (Wed 13 Aug). The meeting was both cordial and respectful and Senator Wang appreciated Mr Hockey travelling to Western ...
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24 Jul
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Dr Alex Douglas MP responds to Courier Mail article

The story published by the Courier Mail: “A lady does not have the same capacity” by Kelmeny Fraser is a deliberate and distorted attempt to misrepresent what I stated to her during an earlier interview. It would appear that the motive ...
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11 Jul
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Palmer United pledges to right Newman Government wrong on child protection and offender reporting

The Newman Government stands accused of risking child safety in Queensland by recently reducing the minimum mandatory reporting period for child sex offenders to just five years in most cases. The accusation has been made by the Member for Yeerongpilly ...
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07 Jul
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Palmer United Party to Focus on Queensland State Election

Media release The Palmer United Party has decided not to field a candidate in this month’s Stafford by-election in Queensland. Palmer United Party federal leader and Member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer, said the party had opted against standing in the ...
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