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Lisa Cox is a national political reporter covering breaking news and the environment. Most recently Lisa covered the ACT Legislative Assembly for The Canberra Times.
Lisa Cox Staff at an ACT government directorate had an asbestos scare after a member of the public brought a bag of the substance to a Dickson office.
Lisa Cox ACT government workers will have to pay for their own background checks under the government's new working with vulnerable people laws.
Lisa Cox Former ACT Greens MLAs say the proliferation of minor parties hurt the party's vote in the federal election but say they are optimistic Simon Sheikh can still clinch the ACT's second Senate seat.
Lisa Cox The union representing ACT government engineers and project managers is preparing to take industrial action.
Lisa Cox An ACT Legislative Assembly committee has been divided over controversial plans for the redevelopment of Cooyong Street.
Lisa Cox A national research centre of excellence with Canberra-based workers would be targeted by a Coalition government to help achieve savings announced by Shadow Treasurer Joe Hockey.
Lisa Cox The Canberra Liberals say an attack on Senate candidate Zed Seselja for skipping candidate forums is “disgusting and vile” politics following the birth of his fifth child.
Lisa Cox International visits to Canberra have increased by 10 per cent in the past year.
Lisa Cox The territory's electoral commissioner says he will ask the ACT Liberal Party to explain inconsistencies in its reporting of donations it received in 2012-13.
Lisa Cox The ACT opposition says $50 million in extra costs on the enlarged Cotter Dam cannot be explained by floods or a geological fault at the base of the dam wall.
Peter Jean and Lisa Cox The ACT budget has been approved by the territory assembly after an at times acrimonious debate.
Lisa Cox The ACT government and opposition have clashed over light rail, with each side accusing the other of trying to score political points instead of choosing the best transport plan for the territory.
Lisa Cox Greens Minister Shane Rattenbury has labelled Jeremy Hanson a "lower case leader" in a Legislative Assembly showdown over public service job cuts.
Lisa Cox Floods added about $5 million to the cost of the enlarged Cotter Dam, new figures from ACTEW show.
Lisa Cox The ACT government has been advised to develop a ''dummies guide to death'' and an education program for children and adults about end-of-life issues.
Peter Jean and Lisa Cox Winter may be almost over, but influenza season is only just beginning in Canberra.
Lisa Cox Patients at Canberra's adult mental health unit have been becoming trapped in their rooms because of faulty doors.
Lisa Cox An Infrastructure Australia assessment of the ACT government’s transport plans has cast doubt on whether the territory has enough traffic congestion to warrant federal funding for light rail or rapid...
Lisa Cox Chief Minister Katy Gallagher has warned the ACT government will have difficulty staffing a secure mental health unit.
Lisa Cox Public service unions have reacted angrily to a revised wage offer from the ACT government.