Kate Jones

Kate Jones to officially take on Campbell Newman

Amy Remeikis Kate Jones will officially take Campbell Newman on for the seat of Ashgrove.

Kate Jones plans toned-down Ashgrove campaign

Campbell Newman and Kate Jones cross paths at The Gap State School.

Amy Remeikis ALP candidate embraces underdog status against Premier.

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Kate Jones and jobs dog the Queensland government

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman.

Amy Remeikis LNP ministers go on the offensive, saying there is no leadership succession plan because Newman will win Ashgrove.

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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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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

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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OPINION

Can the sophomore impact save Campbell Newman in Ashgrove?

Campbell Newman

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

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Labor's Jones plans run against Premier

Kate Jones campaigning on voting day 2012.

Labor's Kate Jones seeks party preelection to contest Premier's seat at next election.

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Queensland's polling date: the question on everyone's lips

Campbell Newman opening his 2012 state election.

Amy Remeikis It's definitely in 2015. And it has to be held before June. But other than that, the when of the Queensland election remains a mystery - and the hottest guessing game in politico-land.

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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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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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Labor refers Sibelco sand mining company to CMC

the lease on Sibelco's Enterprise Mine from 2019 until 2035.

Tony Moore North Stradbroke Island sand miner’s role in 2012 state election under spotlight.

Newman will stand in Ashgrove

Capbell Newman signs pre-selection papers for Ashgrove.

Amy Remeikis Repeated denials didn’t work, so Premier Campbell Newman has moved to put speculation about where he will stand to rest, by formally signing the LNP pre-selection papers to recontest the seat...

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Sibelco's influence on sand mining policy should go to CMC: Barrister

Stradbroke Sand miners Sibelco's dealings with the LNP Government should be scrutinised, a prominent lawyer has argued.

Tony Moore Mining company Sibelco’s dealings with the Newman Government should be subject to the same CMC scrutiny as allegations against Clive Palmer, a prominent Queensland barrister says.

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Lawyer Peter Russo to run in Sunnybank for Labor

Peter Russo

Amy Remeikis He stood and spoke on behalf of client Scott Driscoll as the former MP made a last ditch plea for mercy.

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For Labor ex-minister, a time of atonement

Cameron Dick

Tony Moore Brisbanetimes.com.au approached several of Labor’s former MPs to guage their reaction to their new lives four months after their savage election loss. One obliged.

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Newman support slips in Ashgrove

Campbell Newman

Daniel Hurst Campbell Newman would lose the seat of Ashgrove if an election was held today, a new opinion poll suggests.

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Queensland's civil unions debate blow by blow

gay homosexual civil union

Daniel Hurst It's crunch time for a proposal to allow couples to register their relationships as "civil unions" in Queensland. brisbanetimes.com.

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Council pulls plug on green project

Tony Moore The LNP-led Brisbane City Council has temporarily pulled the plug on a renewable energy project and blamed the decision on the price doubts caused by federal Labor's carbon tax scheme.