Labor frontbencher Catherine King says her party still holds concerns about the cost of the Coalition's three-stage income tax cut package.
Labor frontbencher Catherine King says her party still holds concerns about the cost of the Coalition's three-stage income tax cut package. \n\nLabor voted the tax cuts through Parliament on Thursday, after it was unable to secure enough support to split the bill. \n\nIt's unclear if the Opposition will seek to repeal the third stage if it wins government at the next election and Shadow Infrastructure Minister Catherine King says it's too early to be discussing that issue.\n\nImage: News Corp Australia\n
Labor frontbencher Catherine King says her party still holds concerns about the cost of the Coalition's three-stage income tax cut package. Labor voted the tax cuts through Parliament on Thursday, after it was unable to secure enough support to split the bill. It's unclear if the Opposition will seek to repeal the third stage if it wins government at the next election and Shadow Infrastructure Minister Catherine King says it's too early to be discussing that issue. Image: News Corp AustraliaRead more: Sky News Australia
Shorten not interested in debate rather what is on his phone As we all should... projecting a tax cut out more than one budget is just stupid government ... I still hold concerns that Catherine King once thought it would be a good idea to vote for Mark Latham as leader of the ALP. Ah well.
'Labor will maintain an ambitious pollution reduction target' | Sky News AustraliaShadow Education Minister Tanya Plibersek says all of Labor’s policies are up for review but maintains she is for an “ambitious pollution reduction target”. \n\nLabor's 2030 carbon emissions target could be scrapped with concerns an Albanese government would not have time to achieve the desired target if they were elected in 2022.\n\nThe contentious target cut of 45 per cent should be changed to focus on a net zero emissions target for 2050, according to the Australian.\n\n“It’s really the government that needs to be answering some questions about what’s happening with climate change policy… we are on the 15th or 16th version of their energy policy and we continue to see billions of dollars of tax payers money spent, despite the fact that pollution continues to rise,” she said.\n\nImage: News Corp Australia tanya_plibersek Pollution or CO2? Not the same thing! tanya_plibersek then she can look forward to more years in opposition ! ( HOPEFULLY ) tanya_plibersek nothing should be up for review just destroy this government albo is a pussy Labor needs a street fighter like tony burke to lead them auspol
'Labor is dedicated to Paris commitment' | Sky News AustraliaShadow Agriculture Minister Joel Fitzgibbon says Labor is dedicated to maintaining its commitment to Paris 'without doing any harm to the economy'. \n\nMr Fitzgibbon told Sky News on Thursday the Coalition signed up to the agreement but Prime Minister Scott Morrison was not keeping his commitment. \n\n“He claims he is on target but he avoids talking about Paris because emissions are rising year on year and have been for the last four years,” he said. \n\n“Labor needs to spend the next 18 months or so working out how other policies to reduce carbon emissions in the economy can be progressed… and we’ve got plenty of time, the commitment is there.”\n\nImage: News Corp Australia fitzhunter What a fool fitzhunter Slurpee
Former Labor MP organised Parliament security pass for developer: ICACThe businessman told ICAC the MP organised for him to have access to Parliament because he wanted to 'cultivate me' as a 'future leader of the Chinese community'.
Labor slams 'climate change denier' David Littleproud over bushfire commentsLabor has accused Natural Disasters Minister David Littleproud of being a 'climate change denier' for saying he was not sure if human activity is behind it. Why everyone is entitled to their view and opinion on many matters .what is wrong with agreeing to disagree on things . It make for healthy debate and research on the facts. I have read the science 🧬 for and against .. I am not entirely convinced either . But thats my opinion 🤷♂️ Oh no! Accused of having an opinion! It's called being honest about your beliefs you drone sheeple! How much humans have impacted the Earth's climate is unclear and misinformation in this topic is rampant. What is clear is the Earth has scientifically proven natural cycle called Climate oscillation.
Labor says government should investigate controversial Aboriginal flag copyright dealLabor's spokesperson for Indigenous Australians says there should be scrutiny of the deal which handed the copyright of the Aboriginal flag to a privately-owned... She's right. It's a disgrace. Just create a new flag you silly people Create a new flag Wake up Create a new flag Still with this shit? The Federal Court awarded ownership to the creator, he licensed the production of items bearing the design to other people as is his right. His design to do whatever he wants with. Cash up if you want to change it.
'He took my mobile': ICAC hears former Labor MP summoned 'donor' to secret meetingFormer NSW Labor MP Ernest Wong wanted the employee of a property developer to tell 'lies' to the Electoral Commission about a donation, ICAC has heard.