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Tim Lester is Online Political Editor. He has spent nearly 30 years as a journalist, most of it working in television news for the ABC and Nine Network, covering southeast Asia, Washington, national security and national politics. He joined Fairfax in early 2010 as chief of its Canberra bureau.
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Tim Lester The opposition is accusing the government of being overly secretive about asylum seekers and the debt ceiling. Labor MP Amanda Rishworth talks to Tim Lester.
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Tim Lester New National Party MP Andrew Broad discusses the future of GrainCorp, relations with Indonesia and his first week in parliament with Tim Lester.
Tim Lester Private Benjamin Ranaudo was planning to ask his girlfriend to marry him. But he didn’t get the chance.