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SHORTER ANDREW WILKIE: Grubby, grubby Julie Bishop

February 10, 2016 - 00:15 -- Admin

Excerpts from ABC News, 3 February 2016:A history of treaties in the Timor Sea * In 1989 Australia and Indonesia signed the Timor Gap Treaty when East Timor was still under Indonesian occupation. * East Timor was left with no permanent maritime border and Indonesia and Australia got to share the wealth in what was known as the Timor Gap. * In 2002 East Timor gained independe

Will the Turnbull Government finally eliminate those overgenerous superannuation tax concessions for the wealthy?

February 9, 2016 - 00:15 -- Admin

Is talk of make superannuation policy fairer just part of the political spin in the lead-up to this year's federal election spin or will the Turnbull Government genuinely commitment to removing overgenerous superannuation tax concessions for the wealthy?In 2015 Australian Treasurer Scott Morrision put superannuation tax concessions for the high-income earners on the table -