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RECOGNISING KOBE BENNETT AND DEIRDRE FLINT

Today I rise to talk about the remarkable Kobe Bennett, who was last month awarded the title of Young Citizen of the Year in the city of Brighton, in my electorate. Kobe has a real commitment to his community and to creating positive social change.

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BLACK TUESDAY FIRES (SPEECH TO PARLIAMENT)

In the late spring and early summer of 1966, Tasmania experienced wet weather followed by hot, dry conditions that turned lush green growth into a crisp golden brown. The addition of a hot howling wind on this very morning, 50 years ago today, provided the final fatal ingredient for what is now known in Tasmania as Black Tuesday.

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PENSIONERS NEXT IN LINE FOR CENTRELINK LETTERS

In the next few weeks it will be aged and disability pensioners who’ll be getting debt recovery letters in the mail, similar to those issued over Christmas to students and the unemployed.

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CENTRELINK PROSECUTION

IMMEDIATE INVESTIGATION REQUIRED INTO LATEST CENTRELINK DEBT SCANDAL

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TOOTHLESS ACCC CAN’T STOP THE GOUGE

Brian Mitchell, Federal Labor Member for Lyons, is demanding that the ACCC do its job on petrol prices and protect Tasmanians from being ripped off.

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