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NSW Parliament endorses Uluru Statement from the Heart

NSW Parliament endorses Uluru Statement from the Heart In a symbolic moment for reconciliation the NSW Parliament has today formally supported the “Uluru Statement from the Heart.” The motion was moved by Greens MP David Shoebridge and all parties in Parliament today agreed to work in good faith to deliver the statements’ principles and intentions. […]

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Major parties being bought by the gun lobby

Both Labor and the Coalition have been caught with their hands in the pocket of the gun lobby, with election funding data revealing the gun lobby has donated $353,000 to Australian political parties in the 2015-16 financial year. While Bob Katter’s Party, the Shooters Fishers and Farmers, and David Leyonhjelm’s Liberal Democrats unsurprisingly top the […]

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Greens commit to working with government to fix Baird’s failed forced amalgamations

The Greens have written to Premier Berejiklian to provide an open offer and our unconditional support for a legislative package that would fix Baird’s failed forced amalgamations: 1. The immediate withdrawal of all outstanding forced amalgamations proposals, 2. The immediate de-amalgamation of all local councils forcibly merged in 2016: 3. A legislative requirement that any future amalgamations […]

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