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Campbell Newman says there is 'nothing new' in major events legislation

Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman is "nonplussed" by new legislation which will boost police powers at designated major events and allow trained volunteers and public servants to search attendees, saying...

Campbell Newman's prescription to reverse 'unhealthy' attitude to public servants

Premier Campbell Newman says better communication will help change attitudes towards public servants.

Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman defends decision to hire a communications research company to communicate with government departments.

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Campbell Newman promises Sunshine Coast road upgrade

Amy Remeikis LNP's $440 million quasi-election campaign announcement rests on asset sales agenda.

Premier Campbell Newman bewildered by prison escape

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Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman finds it a "little strange'' that three inmates chose to escape from a far north Queensland prison farm

Campbell Newman avoids criticising Clive Palmer's China comments

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman has avoided commenting on Clive Palmer's controversial remarks about Chinese people.

Amy Remeikis Joe Hockey, Julie Bishop and Barnaby Joyce may have all rushed to condemn Clive Palmer's China tirade, but one of the federal MPs biggest critics has refused to join the chorus.

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Campbell Newman celebrates more cranes in Brisbane

There has been a 33 per cent increase in the number of cranes on the Brisbane skyline in the past year.

Amy Remeikis Premier dons high-vis wear to announce there are 33 per cent more cranes on the Brisbane skyline.

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Campbell Newman won't say if Joe Hockey is out of touch

Requests for Joe Hockey and the Liberals to reveal the full list of North Sydney Forum members – who pay annual fees (donations) of between $5500 and $22,000 – have been rebuffed.

Amy Remeikis The federal treasurer may have taken an 'I am what I am' approach to politics, but the Queensland Premier has stuck to the script.

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Campbell Newman calls on Adani to employ 'Queenslanders first'

Queensland premier Campbell Newman is urging Adani to prioritise Queensland workers.

Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman has called for a "Queenslanders first'' employment policy on a rail project that will provide a link between a major coal mine and a port.

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'Cuddly Campbell' Newman is here to help

Campbell Newman is maintaining the government's softer approach.

Amy Remeikis Premier continues government's new softly, softly approach at Ekka cabinet.

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Campbell Newman's Wikipedia page under attack from 'vandalism'

Campbell Newman's Wikipedia page has come under attack more than three dozen times.

Amy Remeikis There is one area where Campbell Newman tops Clive Palmer.

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Premier Campbell Newman brushes off Clive Palmer inquiry bid

Premier Campbell Newman makes a point during estimates hearings.

Amy Remeikis Clive Palmer has returned to being the he-who-shall-not-be-named of Queensland politic

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Premier Campbell Newman apologises for 'getting some things wrong'

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Amy Remeikis Stafford has spoken - and Premier Campbell Newman said he had listened.

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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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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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Medical marijuana not stubbed out by Campbell Newman

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Amy Remeikis Premier “sympathetic”, but will leave decision to research council.

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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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Campbell Newman points to the sky to reassure voters

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman speaking at a Queensland Property Council lunch in Brisbane.

Amy Remeikis It is the most Queensland of idioms, duly repeated by premiers regardless of their political shade, as a way to reassure an antsy public.

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Sorry time is over for Campbell Newman

Campbell Newman is moving on after a peacemaking meeting with members of the judiciary.

Amy Remeikis As peace summits go, it was quick.

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Campbell Newman tries to draw line under backlash

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

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Decisions 'wrong' and 'unpopular': Campbell Newman

Premier Campbell Newman.

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

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