Campbell Newman

OPINION

Can the sophomore impact save Campbell Newman in Ashgrove?

John Mickel According to his political enemies, Premier Campbell Newman is politically dead and buried in Ashgrove but will the sophomore surge save him?

Premier Campbell Newman in for the full term

Campbell Newman

Amy Remeikis For possibly the 50th time this term, Premier Campbell Newman has confirmed the worst kept rumours in Queensland politics.

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Queensland wedded to coal and proud: Campbell Newman

Premier Campbell Newman tours the RNA redevelopment site at the Brisbane Showgrounds.

Amy Remeikis Queensland remains committed to coal, despite growing uncertainty in the market.

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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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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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Queensland 'the safest place in the world': Campbell Newman

Premier Campbell Newman says Queensland is the safest holiday destination in the world.

Amy Remeikis Queensland has a new tool in its tourism selling point tool box – safety.

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Campbell Newman backs Queensland Muslim community

Premier Campbell Newman.

Amy Remeikis The state's Muslim community has the "full and total support" of Premier Campbell Newman, who has urged Queenslanders to focus on "people who do the wrong thing" and not a religion.

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Campbell Newman: now and zen

Campbell Newman has seemingly found his inner peace.

Amy Remeikis Buoyed by recent poll results which showed the LNP government have not slipped further in popularity, Premier Campbell Newman has stepped up his re-branding strategy, moving from 'boring' to 'serene'.

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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 says there is 'nothing new' in major events legislation

Police and extra security on hand for a State of Origin game.

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...

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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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Queensland Premier Campbell Newman welcomes Robert John Fardon arrest

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Cameron Atfield Premier says community wants sex offender back behind bars.

Campbell Newman avoids O'Farrell's wine mistake

Glasses of Penfolds wine.

Nathan Paull A bottle of wine similar to the one that famously felled Barry O'Farrell was one of almost $20,000 worth of gifts Queensland Premier Campbell Newman received last financial year.

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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