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LNP rift dismissed as 'healthy disagreement'

Amy Remeikis Branch-member support for Ros Bates fuels rumours of rift with state executive.

Shock LNP vote lifts Flegg from political grave

Bruce Flegg could yet hold his place as the LNP Member for Moggill.

Amy Remeikis LNP Member for Moggill Bruce Flegg could rise from the political grave after local party members rejected the party executive's hand-picked replacement.

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Cracks show as LNP MPs 'stop drinking the Kool-Aid'

LNP MPs have expressed concern about cracks forming within the government and its strategy for re-election.

Amy Remeikis LNP MPs have been told not to expect funds for pork barrelling their electorates at the next election, with the focus to instead be on cost of living relief measures for the entire state - except in...

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LNP MPs seeking support to become independents: Queensland Police Union

LNP MPs are doubting the government's ability to win the next election, according to Queensland Police Union Metro North representative Senior Sergeant Shayne Maxwell.

Amy Remeikis At least six backbenchers believed to have approached union for backing to run as independents at the next election.

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Labor and LNP clash over fundraising dinner

Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Queensland Premier Campbell Newman were among party leaders past and present at a fundraising dinner on Thursday night.

Cameron Atfield A top-secret fund raising dinner for the Liberal National Party in Brisbane has come under fire from the sausage sizzling Labor Opposition.

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Flegg to 'set the record straight' on LNP

Queensland MP Bruce Flegg.

Amy Remeikis Bruce Flegg said he learnt he had been dropped by the LNP in a 30-second phone call that offered no explanation.

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LNP unanimously endorses 99-year asset lease plan

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Cameron Atfield The Newman government could be in line to offer up some pre-election sweeteners after Liberal National Party MPs unanimously endorsed a plan to offer up state assets for long-term leases.

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Campbell Newman has 'a number of worthy successors': LNP boss

Campbell Newman

Natalie Bochenski LNP president Bruce McIver will back choice of parliamentary party, but predicts Campbell Newman will be premier for a long time.

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Gender equality in judiciary has 'worsened' under LNP: Justice Margaret McMurdo

Justice Margaret McMurdo.

Amy Remeikis Six months ago, a speech on gender equality in Queensland's judicial system by Justice Margaret McMurdo sparked a war of words with the LNP government, which the two ends of George Street are still...

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Newman preferred LNP Premier in Ashgrove

Campbell Newman opening his 2012 state election.

Amy Remeikis But Ashgrove voters overwhelmingly prefer Kate Jones as their local MP.

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Abbott and Howard enlisted to raise funds for LNP

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman with Prime Minister Tony Abbott.

Amy Remeikis Queensland's Liberal National Party is set to raise half a million dollars at an upcoming dinner and they won't have to declare a cent.

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LNP claws back support: poll

Campbell Newman

Queensland voters are warming to the Liberal National Party government, but appear to be turning a cold shoulder to mining billionaire Clive Palmer, according to a new poll.

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QCU to LNP - we are coming for you

Queensland Council of Unions president John Battams.

Amy Remeikis The Queensland Council of Unions has issued a warning to 17 LNP MPs across the state – we’re coming for you.

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Palaszczuk: Queensland ALP will right LNP wrongs

Opposition leader Annastacia Palaszczuk, pictured with federal deputy opposition leader Tanya Plibersek, has vowed to reverse the most contentious reforms of the LNP state government.

Queensland Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk has pledged to reverse a raft of government policy changes if Labor can achieve an unlikely win at the next state election.

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Former LNP member Chris Davis to join Labor

Former Queensland MP Dr Chris Davis.

Natalie Bochenski Former assistant health minister Chris Davis has applied to join the Labor party, just two days after resigning from the LNP.

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Closer look at LNP council candidates

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk and LNP candidate Deirdre Thomson.

Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council’s LNP administration has leapt out of the block early in its bid to wrest Labor-held seats from incumbent members in 2016.

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I don't want to lead LNP: John-Paul Langbroek

Queensland Education Minister John-Paul Langbroek.

Queensland's education minister says he has no interest in leading his party again should Premier Campbell Newman lose his seat.

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LNP announces first 2016 council candidates

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk and LNP candidate Deirdre Thomson.

Kim Stephens The 2016 Brisbane local government election race has begun in earnest, with Lord Mayor Graham Quirk announcing the first three LNP candidates to contest Labor-held wards on Thursday.

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Graham Quirk confirmed as LNP Lord Mayoral candidate

Graham Quirk has been endorsed as the LNP's lord mayoral candidate for the 2016 election.

Kim Stephens Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has been confirmed as the LNP's Lord Mayoralty candidate for the 2016 local government election.

Abolish 5¢ coin, wind clocks forward 30 minutes: LNP

The 5ยข coin could be removed from circulation if some of the LNP faithful have their way.

Amy Remeikis Fireworks didn’t get off the ground, so this year LNP members are hoping to convince the party faithful to support abolishing the 5¢ coin and moving Queensland’s clocks forward by...

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