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Electricity network leases of up to 99 years not a sale, insists Jeff Seeney

Amy Remeikis Government working hard to market power network plan as a lease rather than a sale.

Clive Palmer and Jeff Seeney escape CCC spotlight

Clive Palmer

Amy Remeikis The Crime and Corruption Commission has put an end to one of the latest rounds of political tit-for-tat by announcing it will not investigate either Clive Palmer or Queensland Deputy Premier Jeff...

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Newman government pushed too hard, too fast: Jeff Seeney

Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney.

Amy Remeikis Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney admits jumping the gun after 16 years in opposition.

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Tony Fitzgerald, Jeff Seeney closer to meeting

Tony Fitzgerald has been critical of the LNP.

Amy Remeikis Tony Fitzgerald appears to be considering the Deputy Premier’s offer for a sit down.

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Opposition demands answers over Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney failure to declare property interest

The Queensland opposition is demanding to know what checks the government is carrying out on its members after the deputy premier failed to declare an interest in a Cairns property.

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Tony Fitzgerald not swayed by Jeff Seeney meeting

Tony Fitzgerald has been critical of the LNP in Qld.

Amy Remeikis Corruption fighter warns that "damage to the courts and the independence of the judiciary will be irreversible".

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Clive Palmer referred to CMC by Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney

Clive Palmer

Kristian Silva Clive Palmer has called Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney a “f---ing liar” after being referred to the Crime and Misconduct Commission over allegations he tried to convince the Queensland...

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Clive Palmer adds Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney to defamation list

Clive Palmer.

Clive Palmer says he will sue Queensland Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney for claiming he sought preferential treatment for his coal projects in the Galilee basin.

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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Queensland wetlands will be preserved: Seeney

Jeff Seeney says wetlands will be protected from dredge spoil created by expansion of the Abbot Point Coal Terminal.

A controversial plan to dump dredge spoil onshore will not damage nationally significant wetland, the deputy premier says.

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Inquiry into Queensland government anyone but Clive Palmer's

Clive Palmer at Parliament House, Canbera this week.

Amy Remeikis It's Australia's inquiry. It's Queensland's inquiry. It's democracy's inquiry. It's the Senate's inquiry.

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Peter Dowling, Ros Bates, Bruce Flegg battle for pre-selection

Queensland MP Bruce Flegg.

Amy Remeikis Long-serving Queensland MP Bruce Flegg has lost a bid for LNP pre-selection, with the state executive vetoing the Member for Moggill's application.

Deputy Premier isn't angry, just disappointed

Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney.

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

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South Brisbane plan a 'fluffy cartoon': architects

The redevelopment of South Brisbane's Kurilpa Peninsula is set to include highrises and parkland.

Tony Moore Architects to ask council to redraft a "fluffy cartoon" plan to develop South Brisbane.

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Queensland MPs spend $2.2 million in allowances in one year

Exterior of Queensland's Parliament House.

Amy Remeikis It's not cheap running the state. The latest expense reports, tabled in Parliament on Tuesday afternoon, reveal MPs spent close to $2.2 million in expenses between July 2013 and July 2014.

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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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Brisbane Live: Monday September 29, 2014

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Welcome to Brisbane Live, where you'll find rolling coverage of the news as it happens in Brisbane

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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Premier Campbell Newman rules out Moggill move after Flegg axing

Campbell Newman

Cameron Atfield Premier Campbell Newman has repeated his commitment to tough it out in Ashgrove following the Liberal National Party's decision to dump Bruce Flegg, which created a vacancy in the LNP's safest...

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