February 2015

Commented on a story 25th Feb 2015 8:25 AM

QUEENSLAND’s new Labor government has committed to build the second Range crossing, but has asked tenders to submit more information for further consideration.

Second Range Crossing gets Labor go-ahead

"Is this a Usual labour party promise - like the Redcliffe rail project? and where will the money come..."

Commented on a story 24th Feb 2015 7:28 AM

THE LABOR Government has scrapped a proposal to flood-proof thousands of homes in the event of a 2011-scale flood event.

New dam plan goes under as Labor pulls plug

"We need more dams for future water - BUT we don't need another Labour disaster -"

Commented on a story 23rd Feb 2015 1:35 PM

THE defence force has deployed 100 Emergency Support Force personnel from Townsville to assist with the Cyclone Marcia clean up.

100 soldiers from Townsville to help with Marcia clean up

"What a Token effort - should be 3 thousand troops today on site helping the public to recovery."

Commented on a story 23rd Feb 2015 1:35 PM

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott hopes to be able to strip Australians with dual citizenship of their citizen status  if they are suspected of terrorism

PM warns suspected terrorists could lose citizenship

"Will never happen we are too dam soft and too many bloody do gooders - for anything but words to..."

Commented on a story 23rd Feb 2015 7:54 AM

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott says a leaked report saying he wanted to send 3500 Australian troops to invade Iraq was “absolutely fanciful”.

PM denies leaked ISIS attack report, calling it 'fanciful'

"Regardless of the report being true or other wise - when will Australia wake up - We must send troops..."

Commented on a story 20th Feb 2015 7:50 AM

QUEENSLAND’S new mining minister Anthony Lynham has announced a review into two mines currently operating a 100% fly-in-fly-out workforce.

CQ’s 100% FIFO mines under review

"Yeah that will happen – hold a review spend more money – and do the usual labour thing and do nothing..."

Commented on a story 16th Feb 2015 12:49 PM

IT'S a historic day for politics and women– and even more remarkable for one woman minister, who is also Queensland’s first ever Indigenous woman MP.

Historic day for women in Queensland politics

"Picking positions for any where should never be done on the basis of gender - but rather on the basis..."

Commented on a story 16th Feb 2015 12:49 PM

QUEENSLAND Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says her new Cabinet will be focussed on job creation, listening to Queenslanders and acting on their concerns.

Qld Cabinet to focus on jobs, scrapping asset sales

"Guaranteeing Public service Jobs is not help full - but when you have the UNION telling you want to do..."

Commented on a story 12th Feb 2015 3:36 PM

KATTER Australian Party MPs Rob Katter and Shane Knuth have announced that the LNP has been more forthcoming in their negotiations

Katter Party negotiating with LNP but no decision yet

"I would expect this as most of the voters in their areas would I believe want this - at least they are..."

Commented on a story 12th Feb 2015 3:36 PM

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has launched a scathing attack on the nation’s human rights commission

PM slams human rights experts after child refugee findings

"I agree with the PM on this - the human rights commission is a disgrace. Just being political. "

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