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Defence portfolio

Recent News from John

08 Apr 2014
Statement: ALP Reform Agenda

Integrity for Strength... Full Story

15 Nov 2013
Sheep exports to Jordan

Recent footage depicting the abuse of Australian sheep in Jordan and Kuwait is extremely distressing... Full Story

21 May 2013
National Container Deposit Scheme

Reducing the environmental impact of packaging waste and litter in Australia, including used drink containers, remains a priority for Australia's State, Territory and Commonwealth environment ministers... Full Story

07 May 2013
Live exports to Egypt

Recent footage exposing animal abuse at Egyptian abattoirs... Full Story

10 Feb 2013
Consultation continues on consolidation of Commonwealth Anti Discrimination Laws

Exposure Draft of the Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Bill 2012... Full Story

Government News

03 Dec 2013
TPV's no deterrent to boat arrivals

Federal Labor successfully supported a disallowance motion in the Senate to stop the reintroduction of Temporary Protection Visas in Australia... Full Story

22 Jul 2013
New research shows plain packaged tobacco is helping to put people off smoking

Australia was the first country in the world to require all tobacco products to be in plain packaging... Full Story

07 Jul 2013
Celebrating NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week runs from 7 to 14 July... Full Story

01 Jul 2013
DisabilityCare Australia opens its doors

National disability insurance scheme opens today in four launch sites across the country... Full Story

30 Jun 2013
8.4 million Australians to receive more super from 1 July

Superannuation Guarantee increases from 9 to 9.25 percent, and will increase gradually to 12 percent in coming years... Full Story