Annastacia Palaszczuk

Queensland Labor endorses another criminal lawyer

Queensland Labor's candidate for Moggill, Louisa Pink.

Queensland's Labor opposition has preselected another criminal lawyer to run as a candidate 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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Campbell Newman stays on message after apology

Premier Campbell Newman refuses to be drawn on what he describes as

Amy Remeikis As week three of the government's attempt to rebrand and repackage itself ahead of the 2015 election continues, Premier Campbell Newman has remained stubbornly on-message, refusing to be baited on...

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Levy needs to leave - Opposition

Campbell Newman

Amy Remeikis Labor has called on the government to stand the acting Crime and Corruption Commission chair aside to prove the Premier is “true to his word”.

Premier Campbell Newman peacekeeping mission continues

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman will meet with members of the judiciary on Thursday afternoon in a bid to quell tensions.

Amy Remeikis The government’s peacekeeping mission continues, with Premier Campbell Newman due to meet with key members of the judiciary on Thursday afternoon.

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Estimates hearings a comical farce

Queensland Parliament.

Amy Remeikis Don't blame it on the government. Don't blame it on the opposition. Don't blame it on the questioning. Blame it on estimates.

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Voices break and critics decry budget estimates hearings

Premier Campbell Newman at budget estimates hearings.

Amy Remeikis Queensland Government ministers may have talked until their throats were raw and their voices broke, but the simultaneous estimates hearings trail has failed to impress non-government MPs.

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Jones tops Labor's wish list for Ashgrove

Kate Jones campaigning on voting day 2012.

Tony Moore Former environment minster Kate Jones is still Labor’s number one choice for the seat of Ashgrove, which Premier Campbell Newman won from her in 2012.

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ALP membership has doubled: Palaszczuk

Queensland opposition leader Annastacia Palaszczuk with Stafford by-election candidate Anthony Lynham.

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

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LNP's defeat in Stafford a big blow: analyst

Defeated LNP candidate Bob Andersen with Premier Campbell Newman.

Queensland's Liberal National Party was always going to lose the Stafford by-election, but the huge swing to Labor is a blow to the party, a political analyst says.

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LNP forced to cover up signs in Stafford by-election

LNP signage has been altered to comply with undertakings given to the Supreme Court for the Stafford byelection.

Cameron Atfield The Liberal National Party has been forced to cover signs accusing Labor’s Stafford by-election candidate of living outside of the electorate.

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Premier Campbell Newman says Putin may be unwelcome at G20

Campbell Newman, seen here with Tony Abbott, says Vladimir Putin could be unwelcome at the G20 in Brisbane.

Cameron Atfield Queensland Premier Campbell Newman says Russian President Vladimir Putin may not be welcomed at this year's G20 conference in Brisbane.

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Campbell Newman tries to draw line under backlash

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman.

Amy Remeikis Premier in damage control after 18.6 per cent swing at Stafford by-election.

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Queensland ALP leadership secure for now

Victorious Labor candidate Anthony Lynham with jubilant Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk celebrating victory in the Stafford by-election.

Queensland Labor leader Annastacia Palaszczuk is safe - for now at least, political analysts say.

Decisions 'wrong' and 'unpopular': Campbell Newman

Premier Campbell Newman.

Amy Remeikis Premier says government "over-reach”, created “double whammy”.

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Party funding is old news: Campbell Newman

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman.

Amy Remeikis Premier dismisses controversy over $4.5 million in taxpayer funds as "old news''.

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Leak against Labor by-election candidate not the work of the LNP: Newman

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Queensland Premier Campbell Newman says his side of politics did not leak private information about Labor's candidate in the upcoming Stafford by-election.

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Campbell Newman unscathed in estimates hearings

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman.

Amy Remeikis You could mistake budget estimates for the LNP state convention.

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Coffee breaks and private planes lighten estimates hearings

Katter MP Ray Hopper was caught out sneaking in a coffee stop before estimates.

Amy Remeikis Funny thing happened to Katter Party leader Ray Hopper on the way to estimates.

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