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6 Dec 2019
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November

Labor bets big on $15bn renewable energy plan

Labor bets big on $15bn renewable energy plan  Labor has delivered a major surprise today with the scope of its announcements around energy policy designed to give urban voters a clear, distinctly green choice on climate while protecting coal-dependent communities from economic shocks.Labor has formally dumped...

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29
October

Political Update – Victorian Election 2018

Victoria’s Election: The Horses Aren’t the Only Things Running in November   VICTORIA’S STATE ELECTION TO TEST POPULATION POLICY The Victorian State Election to be held on November 24 is officially underway with both the Labor and Liberal Parties holding their party launches on the weekend. Labor is leading...

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15
October

Newgate Note: Energy Update – October 2018

Australia’s energy revolution risks slipping into anarchy  Australia’s energy transition is moving so rapidly that – with 6 solar panels a minute going onto the roofs of Australian homes – the market is soon going to be awash with zero cost energy. However paradoxically, that energy...

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28
August

Political Update: New Cabinet Sworn In

New Cabinet Sworn In The new Federal Cabinet was sworn in today with what Prime Minister Morrison will be hoping is the right mix of conservative and moderates to settle the Coalition and reboot its political fortunes after the ructions of the past week. But in...

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15
August

National Energy Guarantee Update

NEXT STEPS ON THE NATIONAL ENERGY GUARANTEE  Malcolm Turnbull and Josh Frydenberg had an important victory yesterday when the Coalition party room backed the National Energy Guarantee (NEG), albeit with a small group of Liberals and Nationals “reserving the right” to cross the floor and vote...

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29
July

By-Election Coverage Note

Newgate Note: Special ‘Super Saturday’ By-Election Coverage   MARK THE NEXT ELECTION DATE: MAY 2019  This weekend’s resounding election victories for Labor in four seats will put an end to speculation of an early Federal Election, with the Turnbull Government now expected to call the election in May...

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19
June

NSW Budget Update

A "budget for the people" that draws the battle lines ahead of the 2019 election  The NSW Government has today handed down a budget full of good news that makes clear to punters exactly what's in it for them, should they trust the Coalition with their...

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12
June

QLD State Budget Note 2018/19

We were promised a traditional Labor budget and the Palaszczuk Government’s key powerbroker and Treasurer, Jackie Trad, has certainly played to the ALP’s strong suits of employment, health and education.  There are few surprises in today’s budget and money has flowed for major infrastructure projects...

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10
May

WA Budget 2018-2019

The good news is the WA economy is showing further signs of growth and recovery.  Iron ore, LNG, lithium and gold continue to drive the State’s economy. And the McGowan Government is boasting an additional 30,000 Western Australians have secured employment since March 2017. Public-sector reform...

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