Archive for June 2020

Volume 73 – number 19 – political news

Photo of Chief Medical Officer Professor Brendan Murphy wearing a Matildas scarf as he arrived for a press conference at Parliament House.

The Week in Politics The theme this week followed on from the Prime Minister’s visit to Polo Flat where he spoke about infrastructure and jobs as part of the Snowy 2.0 project. Polo Flat is a construction site for the concrete segment factory. On Monday Prime Minister Scott Morrison was on hand at West Pennant…

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Volume 73 – number 18 – political news

A photo of the Prime Minister Scott Morrison looking across at the Speaker Tony Smith during Question Time in the House of Representatives

Below is a summary version of edition 18 for 2020. To read the full version you need to subscribe. As a subscriber you receive the newsletter and can access back copies. You also gain access to video content inside of our membership site. The Week in Parliament We saw something rare in Parliament this week,…

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Volume 73 – number 17 – political news

Photo of Prime Minister Scott Morrison during Question Time on 11 June 2020

Published 12 June 2020 Below is a summary version of edition no. 17 for 2020. To access the full version you need to subscribe. The Week in Parliament During Question Time Prime Minister Scott Morrison said, “Every death in custody, particularly Indigenous deaths in custody, is an absolute national shame and tragedy.” (Photo by Rob Keating) Parliament…

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Volume 73 – number 16 – political news

Photo of Australia's Treasurer Josh Frydenberg

Published 5 June 2020 Below is a summary version of edition no. 16 for 2020. To access the full version you need to subscribe. This Week in Politics  Times were a lot different when the following famous quote was said. “This is the recession we had to have”. Paul Keating immortalised that line 25 years ago…

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Volume 73 – number 15 – political news

Published 29 May 2020 Below is a summary version of edition no. 15 for 2020. To access the full version you need to subscribe. The Week in Politics  On Sunday the Prime Minister ventured out to Robyn Rowe Chocolates in Murrumbateman, just north of Canberra.  He was joined by Senator Jim Molan and Dr Fiona Kotvojs.…

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