Tony Moore

Tony Moore

Tony Moore is a senior reporter for brisbanetimes.com.au.

ALP membership has doubled: Palaszczuk

Tony Moore More than 4000 people have joined the Queensland branch of the ALP since its crushing 2012 election loss.

Former test pilot among potential ALP candidates for Griffith

Tony Moore A Virgin pilot is the latest ALP figure to nominate for pre-selection to stand in the seat of Griffith, held until the weekend by former prime minister Kevin Rudd.

Sibelco's influence on sand mining policy should go to CMC: Barrister

Stradbroke Sand miners Sibelco's dealings with the LNP Government should be scrutinised, a prominent lawyer has argued.

Tony Moore Mining company Sibelco’s dealings with the Newman Government should be subject to the same CMC scrutiny as allegations against Clive Palmer, a prominent Queensland barrister says.

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Labor questions how $200,000 donation went to Rudd's electorate account

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Tony Moore and James Massola Labor number crunchers are asking why a $200,000 election campaign donation ended up in Kevin Rudd's electorate account.

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Forward Brisbane Leadership: a colourful history

Tony Moore Forward Brisbane Leadership - the fundraising trust that catapulted Campbell Newman to Brisbane’s lord mayoralty and the Queensland premier’s job - was always colourful.

Bob Katter names James Blundell among his Senate hopefuls

Bob Katter

Tony Moore The man who sang Way Out West could be Australia's most influential man, way down south after this year's federal election, if you are speaking Bob Katter's language.

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Greens push for Medicare budget boost

Portrait of Queensland's first Greens Senator, Larissa Waters. Saturday 17th November 2012. Photograph by James Brickwood. SMH BUSINESS 121117

Tony Moore The Greens will push to restore the $664 million cut which Labor cut from the Medicare budget in this year's federal budget.

Coalition election campaign in Brisbane

Campbell Newman

Tony Moore The Coalition will hold its federal election campaign launch in Brisbane on Sunday as it officially begins its bid to wrest power from the Kevin Rudd-led Labor Party.

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Powerhouse forum brings politics to the people

powerhouse forum

Tony Moore House of Power forum tackles everything from nuclear energy to airport noise.

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Public service 'DIY' redundancies

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Tony Moore Doubts have been raised over the ability of the state government's 700-strong Shared Services team to assess each sacked public servant's pay-outs.

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MP gnashes teeth over fluoride cuts

Brisbane residents have had fluoride in their drinking water since 2008.

Tony Moore The six Queensland councils removing fluoride from drinking water are “making a terrible mistake”, according to the state's highest-profile dentist - Education Minister John-Paul...

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Rudd set to call August 31 election date: Queensland MPs

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Tony Moore Southeast Queensland Labor backbenchers have circled August 31 as the most likely date of the federal election.

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For Labor ex-minister, a time of atonement

Cameron Dick

Tony Moore Brisbanetimes.com.au approached several of Labor’s former MPs to guage their reaction to their new lives four months after their savage election loss. One obliged.

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Paid parking scheme can be challenged: Lucas

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Tony Moore Labor's plan to challenge Westfield's paid parking scheme is legally possible, but would open the door to costly compensation and could cause lengthy delays, advice provided to Attorney-General Paul...

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Labor 'hypocrisy' over rape saga: Newman

Campbell Newman

Tony Moore LNP leader Campbell Newman has called the ALP "hypocrites" for concentrating on controversial rape comments made by his candidate for Cairns in 2008.

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Newman ready to take on Bligh

Campbell Newman

Tony Moore Brisbane Lord Mayor Campbell Newman has won LNP endorsement to stand in the seat of Ashgrove at the next state election.

Beattie ready to help reshape Labor if asked

Rudd Beattie

Tony Moore Former Queensland Labor premier Peter Beattie has said he is prepared to act as a facilitator in a reform of Queensland Labor, if he were asked to do so.

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