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The Sydney Morning Herald on 30 August 2016 indicated that NSW voters may yet see a number of former state politicians fronting local magistrates in the near future:Former NSW Liberal MPs have been issued letters of demand to repay potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in illegal donations solicited before the 2011 state election.As the corruption watchdog prepares to
On 21 September 2016 The Sydney Morning Herald reported:Almost 95 per cent of households have completed a census form despite an embarrassing website outage on census night and lingering political controversy over the national headcount.The Bureau of Statistics says it already has sufficient data for a "high quality" census, ahead of the deadline for forms on Friday.The
On 23 September 2016 ABC News reported:Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham says he is not expecting to broker a final deal on the highly-charged school funding debate as he meets state and territory counterparts in Adelaide today.Senator Birmingham yesterday attacked the Gonski funding model, which expires at the end of the next school year, saying it had been "corrupte
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is currently investigating the proposed acquisition of APN News & Media Limited (APN)'s Australian Regional Media division (ARM) by News Corporation (News) – with the aim of establishing what if any the impact of the proposed acquisition will have on on competition, and whether it will: lower the quality of content, especially local news content; reduce the choices available to readers for local news content; increase newspaper pr
This is what happens when an editor opens his mouth about a subject about which he knows very little……The Daily Examiner, letter to the editor, p.
On 21 September 2016 the Australian Chief Statistician, David Kalisch, made a submission on behalf of the Australian Bureau of Statistics to the Senate Economics References Committee Inquiry into the 2016 Census.This document was listed as submission number 38 and briefly published on the relevant parliamentary webpage.It has since disappeared, but