Time To Show Leadership, Morrison – Sign The Code Of Ethics

Labor has today invited Prime Minister Scott Morrison to make a solid bipartisan commitment to improving standards in Parliament, by putting a Parliamentarians’ Code of Race and Cultural Ethics to the first joint party room of the sitting fortnight next week.

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Yet More Reason To Put One Nation Last

Today’s shocking revelations that One Nation have courted US gun-rights lobby the National Rifle Association to help achieve their aim of watering down Australia’s world-leading gun laws are yet more reason – if one were needed – to put One Nation last.

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Labor Will Restore Funding To EDOs

A Labor government will deliver $14 million for Environmental Defenders Offices around the country, ensuring they can continue to carry out their important work following devastating cuts inflicted by the Liberal-National government.

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Labor Will Restore A Full-Time Federal Circuit Court Judge In Townsville

A Labor government will appoint a full-time, local Federal Circuit Judge in Townsville, helping to clear the backlog of urgent family law cases that have been worsened by the Liberal-National Government.

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Labor's National Fire Fighting Fleet

A Shorten Labor Government will boost Australia’s firefighting capabilities with a national fleet of aircraft and dedicated smokejumper units to keep Australians safe from bushfires.

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Referral Of Christian Porter To The AFP

I have written to the Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police, Andrew Colvin, asking him to investigate whether the Attorney-General Christian Porter may have committed bribery offences under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918.

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Government Must Do More To Get Redress Working

The Government must do more to make sure the National Redress Scheme is working for survivors.

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Scott Morrison Haggling Over Royal Commission Costs While People With Disability And Their Families Wait

While people with disability continue to wait, Scott Morrison is haggling with states and territories over who would fund a royal commission.

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Labor Launches Financial Rights Access To Justice Package

Labor will give Australians the legal firepower they need to take the fight to the banks with a $120 million contribution over four years from the Banking Fairness Fund to expand the financial rights legal assistance sector from 40 lawyers to 240 lawyers across Australia.

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The Wheels Are Falling Off Porter's Election Bus With New Jobs For Mates Scandal

As the wheels fall off the Morrison Government, scandal after scandal is showing hard-working Australians that this desperate government is only in it for themselves – and their mates.

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