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18 Oct
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The Great Power Price Rip-Off You’re Paying For 

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The Great Power Price Rip-Off You’re Paying For 

Australians are paying the highest electricity prices in the world – and to give that context, we pay twice what New Yorkers pay for power.

Many people don’t know why this is – they think power is “just getting expensive”. (more…)

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10 Oct
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Drought taskforce an insult to struggling farmers: Clive Palmer

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Drought taskforce an insult to struggling farmers: Clive Palmer

Federal leader of the United Australia Party, Clive Palmer, has blasted the new drought finance taskforce to be chaired by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg as an insult to struggling farmers. (more…)

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09 Oct
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Clive Palmer calls out Glencore’s unconscionable conduct

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Clive Palmer calls out Glencore’s unconscionable conduct

Clive Palmer has blasted Glencore for unconscionable behaviour over new reports the multi-national mining company moved $30 billion of assets into offshore tax structures after a $16 billion write down by its Australian holding company. This restructure is now subject to an ATO investigation. (more…)

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08 Oct
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PM fails integrity test

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PM fails integrity test

Federal leader of the United Australia Party, Clive Palmer, says Prime Minister Scott Morrison has failed the integrity test with his deplorable response to the assistant treasurer’s home internet bill scandal. (more…)

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05 Oct
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Australians Should Have Same Access to Super as Politicians

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Australians Should Have Same Access to Super as Politicians

Federal leader of the United Australia Party, Clive Palmer, says the eligibility age for Australians to access their superannuation should be tied to the same level as politicians.  (more…)

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04 Oct
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United Australia Party calls for end to entitlements for retired politicians

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United Australia Party calls for end to entitlements for retired politicians

Federal leader of the United Australia Party, Clive Palmer, said today that he would fight to ensure outgoing members of parliament did not receive ongoing taxpayer funded entitlements. (more…)

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04 Oct
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Clive Palmer: Liberal and Labor no different from each other

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Clive Palmer: Liberal and Labor no different from each other

FEDERAL Leader of the United Australia Party, Clive Palmer, says the Australian public have now realised that there is no difference between the Liberal and Labor parties, with neither side of the duopoly standing for anything other than self-interest and re-election. (more…)

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02 Oct
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Australia needs freedom of the press

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Australia needs freedom of the press

Federal leader of the United Australia Party, Clive Palmer, said today that Australia needed freedom of the press at this critical time in our country’s development.

“The media needs to adopt an attitude where they report real news and not just provide opinions serving their own self-interests,’’ Mr Palmer said. (more…)

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27 Sep
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Government decisions driving energy prices up: Palmer

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Government decisions driving energy prices up: Palmer

Network and distribution contractors earning exorbitant government fees in return for party donations was the main reason Australians were paying too much for their energy, Clive Palmer said today.

“The ABC and other media organisations need to report on the truth about why energy prices are so high,” Mr Palmer said. (more…)

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26 Sep
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Nothing will save Cathy O’Toole: Palmer

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Nothing will save Cathy O’Toole: Palmer

Former Labor leader Chris Bowen’s visit to Townsville today was a futile attempt to protect Cathy O’Toole from the disasters Labor has caused in North Queensland, Clive Palmer said.

“In essence Labor was saying today that they won’t support Queensland Nickel and the creation of 3000 jobs plus billions of dollars of export revenue unless I comply with their ideologies,’’ Mr Palmer said. (more…)

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