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Tasmanian Liberals

Another hysterical scare campaign on RET from Labor

Published: Tue 18 Feb 2014, 10:05am

Another day, another scare campaign from Labor, this time about RET.  The simple fact is, by law, a review of the RET has to be undertaken. Bryan Green’s hysterics fall flat when you consider it [Read more]

Tasmanian Labor

Liberals Have Questions to Answer on the NBN

Published: Tue 18 Feb 2014, 9:35am

The Labor candidate for Bass Andrew Connor today said the Liberals had serious questions to answer about their too little too late approach to the Federal Government’s broken promise on Tasmania’s NBN rollout. Mr Connor [Read more]

The Advocate

Coasters given say on dole scheme and jobs

Published: Tue 18 Feb 2014, 9:05am

GIVEN the opportunity, most people would like to be able to hold down a job. [Read more]

The Advocate

Brenton Best, Bryan Green in policy tangle

Published: Tue 18 Feb 2014, 9:05am

BRADDON MP Brenton Best believes a lack of opportunities to announce Labor policies targeting his electorate is evidence ... [Read more]

The Advocate

No time for blame game: opinion

Published: Tue 18 Feb 2014, 9:00am

THE mid-year financials have painted the horror story that Tasmanians have come to expect, but should not accept. [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Rio Tinto workers in landmark deal to place job security ahead of wage rises

Published: Tue 18 Feb 2014, 8:55am

The Australian Workers Union has struck a pay deal with the Bell Bay aluminium smelter it hopes will more certainty for workers. The deal will see fixed annual wage increases replaced with a negotiated figure. [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Will Hodgman nervous about NBN change

Published: Mon 17 Feb 2014, 8:44pm

Tasmania's Opposition Leader says the Federal Government's policy on the National Broadband Network could cost the Liberals government. Will Hodgman says he has been lobbying the Communications Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, about the need to complete [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Federal IT jobs to stay in Tasmania

Published: Mon 17 Feb 2014, 1:00pm

The main public sector union is hailing as a victory, a Federal Government decision to keep dozens of IT jobs in Tasmania. Topics: federal-government, unions, public-sector, tas [Read more]

The Mercury

Just what the doctors ordered

Published: Mon 17 Feb 2014, 11:57am

TASMANIA’S peak doctors’ group wants politics and pork-barrelling removed from healthcare funding decisions. [Read more]

The Mercury

More clout for kids’ commissioner

Published: Mon 17 Feb 2014, 10:24am

TASMANIA’S next Children’s Commissioner has been promised more powers to carry out the role. [Read more]


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