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Straight from the Senate - Issue 25

5.00pm | June 23, 2017

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This week I spoke in the Senate on the Bill I have introduced to require the Productivity Commission to regularly report on inequality.

Straight from the Senate - Issue 24

5.00pm | June 18, 2017

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The Coalition is recklessly indifferent to the crisis in the energy market. Labor has committed to give full and fair consideration to the findings of the Finkel Review

Straight from the Senate - Issue 23

5.00pm | June 09, 2017

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Yesterday Labor Leader Bill Shorten MP wrote to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull offering bipartisan support for building Australia’s clean energy future.

Straight from the Senate - Issue 22

8.30pm | June 04, 2017

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This week Senate Estimates provided further confirmation that the Government has made no attempt to analyse how their budget impacts Australian women.

Straight from the Senate - Issue 21

6.00pm | May 28, 2017

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This week the National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) released their analysis on the impact the recent budget will have on women.

Straight from the Senate - Issue 20

5.30pm | May 19, 2017

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Today I chaired a Senate hearing in Townsville that heard evidence about public sector jobs in regional centres.

Straight from the Senate - Issue 19

5.00pm | May 14, 2017

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The Budget - On Tuesday Treasurer Scott Morrison and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull professed to deliver a budget based on fairness. Sadly, there is not much that is fair about this budget. 

Straight from the Senate - Issue 18

5.00pm | May 05, 2017

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Today I was delighted to meet with some of the television and film industry companies in Fox Studios in Sydney.

Straight from the Senate - Issue 17

5.00pm | April 28, 2017

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On ANZAC Day I attended a service to honour the indigenous men and women who served our country. 

Straight from the Senate - Issue 16

5.00pm | April 13, 2017

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On Monday I chaired the first Senate Hearing of the Inquiry into Gender Segregation in the Workforce in Melbourne.