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Labor refers Tim Wilson to privileges committee, claiming 'contempt of the House'

Labor refers Tim Wilson to privileges committee, claiming 'contempt of the House'

The speaker of the House of Representatives will consider referring embattled Liberal MP Tim Wilson to Parliament's powerful privileges committee.

  • by Eryk Bagshaw

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Calling the new City Hill estate The Barracks is not appropriate
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Calling the new City Hill estate The Barracks is not appropriate

It seems entirely inappropriate to call the estate planned for the south west sector of City Hill, The Barracks or One City Hill at the Barracks.

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Liberal MP Tim Wilson faces 'breach of privacy' claims

Liberal MP Tim Wilson faces 'breach of privacy' claims

The backbencher's taxpayer-funded inquiry into Labor's franking credits policy is under fire.

  • by Eryk Bagshaw
'Bring it on': Tim Wilson hits back at Labor over calls to resign
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'Bring it on': Tim Wilson hits back at Labor over calls to resign

The Liberal MP came under fire last week, after it was alleged he "colluded" with a private fund - chaired by a distant relative and invested in by Mr Wilson - to share voter information.

  • by Max Koslowski
'This is an attack': Retirees talk frankly about how taxing Labor's reforms could be
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'This is an attack': Retirees talk frankly about how taxing Labor's reforms could be

"School teachers vote Labor, and we probably will at the state election. But come the federal election, there's no chance."

  • by Michael Koziol
It's time to rein in CEO pay to curtail banks' culture of greed
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It's time to rein in CEO pay to curtail banks' culture of greed

Greed is the opposite of a fair go - and if we don't confront it, we'll be having another royal commission in ten years' time.

  • by Ebony Bennett
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Labor refers Tim Wilson to police over claims he shared voter details with fund manager

Labor refers Tim Wilson to police over claims he shared voter details with fund manager

Multiple voters who registered to attend the $160,000 inquiry are outraged that they are now receiving advertising material.

  • by Eryk Bagshaw
'This is a sham': Chaotic scenes as man ejected from Tim Wilson's franking credits inquiry
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'This is a sham': Chaotic scenes as man ejected from Tim Wilson's franking credits inquiry

"This isn't just an attack on us. This is an attack on our families and our grandchildren," one citizen told the controversial inquiry.

  • by Michael Koziol
Why Tim Wilson must resign
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Why Tim Wilson must resign

Tim Wilson was, before he was appointed as a Commissioner to the Australian Human Rights Commission and after, not a person with an outstanding record in human rights law.

  • by Jenna Price
Taxpayer funded inquiry used to raise money for Liberals
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Taxpayer funded inquiry used to raise money for Liberals

The Coalition is using a taxpayer-funded inquiry into Labor’s franking credits policy to raise funds for the Liberal Party.

  • by Eryk Bagshaw
'Retiree group' lobbying against Labor unmasked as Liberal Party and trucking industry operation
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'Retiree group' lobbying against Labor unmasked as Liberal Party and trucking industry operation

Liberal Senate candidate Robert Gunning runs the so-called retirees' group alongside several other mates from the trucking lobby.

  • by Michael Koziol