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MORRISON GOVERNMENT INACTION COULD COST TRADIES, SMALL BUSINESS AND ECONOMY $14.5 MILLION PER DAY

October 29, 2019

Each day the Morrison Government fails to act on the issue of dodgy directors  and developer rip offs, it could be costing tradies, small business and the economy around $14.5 million per day.

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GOVERNMENT LACKS COORDINATED APPROACH ON PASSENGER VEHICLES

October 28, 2019

The Department of Industry, Innovation and Science is in the dark over the progress of a mandatory scheme that would require car manufacturers to share technical information with independent mechanics.

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S FLAMMABLE CLADDING AUDIT MESS

October 26, 2019

Minister Karen Andrews has serious questions to answer regarding the dangerous use of flammable cladding.

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MORRISON’S MOON TO MARS MONEY LOST IN SPACE

October 24, 2019

In Senate Estimates today it was revealed that departmental officials have no idea how the Government’s $150 million NASA Moon to Mars funding will be administered, and only $15 million is slated to be spent by 2022-23.

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FLAMMABLE CLADDING FOUND ON FEDERAL GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS

October 23, 2019

Leaked documents have revealed that under the Government’s watch, multiple taxpayer-owned buildings are wrapped in flammable cladding, posing a fire and serious public safety risk.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP CANBERRA WEDNESDAY, 23 OCTOBER 2019

October 23, 2019

SUBJECT: Construction industry crisis.

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