Annastacia Palaszczuk

Newman, Palaszczuk in dead heat as preferred premier

Amy Remeikis Another day, another poll.

Deputy Premier isn't angry. Just disappointed

Amy Remeikis Labor, Jeff Seeney isn't angry at you.  Just disappointed.

Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk referred to the Ethics Committee

Queensland Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk.

Amy Remeikis Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk has been referred to the parliamentary ethics committee over allegations she "deliberately misled the House" about the number of public servants sacked by the...

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Annastacia Palaszczuk a viable alternative Premier, poll shows

41 per cent of poll respondents say Annastacia Palaszczuk would be the better Premier.

Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman and Opposition leader Annastacia Palaszczuk neck-and-neck in preferred premier stakes.

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Give us your small change: Labor

Amy Remeikis Labor implores "mums and dads" to donate to help combat the LNP election war chest.

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Newman accused of gutter politics

ALP member for Bundamba Jo-Ann Miller.

Amy Remeikis Election date is still to be set, but the campaign has begun.

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Stalled Toowoomba range crossing hints at federal/state fracture

Treasurer Tim Nicholls

Amy Remeikis Happy family approach between governments has hit another snag.

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Premier Campbell Newman's education summit: security outnumbers protesters

The Queensland government is holding an education summit in Ashgrove.

Amy Remeikis In a sign of the times, more security than protesters fronted for the Queensland government's education summit.

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Premier Campbell Newman defends dental hospital sell-off

Premier Campbell Newman defended plans to sell  Brisbane Dental Hospital and the University of Queensland Dental School on Tuesday.

Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman has defended the decision to sell the Brisbane Dental Hospital and the University of Queensland Dental School, saying "governments buy and sell land all the time.

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Brisbane fare cut won't stop rorts

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Go Card. Transport. Go-card.

Natalie Bochenski Cutting public transport fares by five per cent will not stop GoCard users rorting the system, according to advocacy group Rail Back on Track.

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Feds freeze funding for Toowoomba bypass

Treasurer Tim Nicholls

Chris Calcino Toowoomba bypass funding appears to have been frozen by the Federal Government on the same day companies were asked to prepare construction proposals.

Labor promises new youth mental health centre for Townsville

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Tony Moore Young people with a severe mental health issue will be treated at a new live-in care centre in Townsville, if Labor wins the next state election.

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Liberal campaign strategists helped create government's 'Strong Choices' campaign

Premier Campbell Newman and Santos CEO David Knox on Curtis Island at the Santos GLNG project.

Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman has admitted that Liberal aligned campaign strategists Crosby Textor have helped create the government's 'Strong Choices' campaign.

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Queensland Government unable to put figure on PR costs

Premier Campbell Newman speaking in parliament.

Amy Remeikis Those behind the scenes were once again front and centre in the Queensland Parliament, with the government unable to say how much it is paying consultants to help it sell its privatisation plan.

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Unionists rally around Queensland prison guard Kylie Muscat

Queensland Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk with suspended prison worker Kylie Muscat at the rally.

Jamie Mckinnell Dozens of angry unionists at a Brisbane rally have vowed to continue fighting for a prison officer who was suspended after blowing the whistle on safety concerns.

Education cuts are 'robbing nation's future': Labor

Tanya Plibersek addresses the party faithful at the Labor State Conference in Brisbane.

Kim Stephens Tanya Plibersek offers words of hope for resurgent state opposition at Labor's State Conference.

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John Birmingham: The sex column

Sex

John Birmingham Worried by the latest polling support for the ALP leader, Queensland Premier, the newer cuddlier MR STRONG CHOICES has joined Brisbane Times as sex blogger.

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Queensland premier's chief spends $2900 on limos

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Stephen Johnson The Queensland premier's director-general has spent more than $2900 on limos and $14,000 on external catering since the Liberal National Party came to office two years ago.

Opposition calls for 'new era of consensus' but makes no promises

Annastacia Palaszczuk.

Amy Remeikis Annastacia Palaszczuk has joined the government in quasi-electioneering.

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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