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Campbell Newman's 'salesman' Tim Nicholls banks on his pedigree

The Australian - ‎19 hours ago‎
Mr Mander, who is understood to be former premier Campbell Newman's preferred candidate, refused to be drawn on privatisation, and told The Australian Queenslanders were looking for a “whole fresh team, with fresh ideas, to lead the LNP into government ...

'That would be tragic': Worries new land-clearing laws will 'gut' biodiversity

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎6 hours ago‎
Queensland, in fact, is trying to reverse a loosening of vegetation laws that had led to a doubling of annual clearing within two years of their introduction by then Premier Campbell Newman to 300,000 hectares - or more than 100 times the City of Sydney.

Who is Deb Frecklington?

Courier Mail - ‎May 4, 2016‎
The Miles-born lawyer was swept into Government in 2012 when the Campbell Newman-led LNP won an incredible majority that would later prove to be one of its pitfalls.
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Federal Labor will use Commonwealth legislation to reinstate land clearing restrictions if elected: Butler

ABC Online - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Labor says former Queensland premier Campbell Newman's land clearing laws amount to "vandalism", and it won't hesitate to use Commonwealth power to overrule them if it's elected this year.
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LNP leadership spill looms Friday

The Sunshine Coast Daily - ‎May 4, 2016‎
It was followed at 2.35pm by an email from former Newman Government Deputy Leader Jeff Seeney saying he would move a spill of the leader and deputy leader positions.

Leave our watchdogs alone and let them do their job

Courier Mail - ‎May 4, 2016‎
A couple of weeks ago, the Queensland Government quietly returned to the Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) the powers it lost when Campbell Newman was premier, including removing the requirement that complaints had to be accompanied by an ...
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Clive Palmer's greatest hits

SBS - ‎May 3, 2016‎
About his nemesis Campbell Newman. "Why should Australian citizens and businesses be taxed and working women discriminated against just so the prime minister's chief of staff can receive a massive benefit when she gets pregnant?

A-list turns out for Santo's 60th

Courier Mail - ‎May 3, 2016‎
... Tony Abbott delivered a few laudatory remarks as Peter Dutton, George Brandis and Brendan Nelson mingled in the crowd. Ex-premier Campbell Newman was there, along with Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk and his deputy sidekick, Adrian Schrinner.

Brisbane council: Quirk's team rejects call for opposition to join committee

Brisbane Times - ‎May 3, 2016‎
"(Then-lord mayor Campbell Newman) was on the phone then to his colleague up in George Street at the time, (then-deputy premier) Paul Lucas, who got on and fixed the City of Brisbane Act so they could have even further secrecy.
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Goromaru recruitment 'not a mistake'

ARU Rugby - ‎May 4, 2016‎
Campbell Magnay will bring some brute force back to the Reds. Photo: Getty Images Boom youngster Campbell Magnay will have a baptism of fire in the absence of Samu Kerevi (hand) but scrumhalf Nick Frisby said the side backed the youngster to step up.
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Springborg rivals woo rising star

Courier Mail - ‎May 2, 2016‎
LNP member Deb Frecklington speaks before QLD Premier Campbell Newman during the official LNP Campaign launch at the Brisbane Convention Centre , South Bank , Brisbane.

Joseph Campbell Joseph Campbell to enter plea in Augusta homicide case

Helena Independent Record - ‎8 hours ago‎
The Helena district court scheduling notes Campbell will be sentenced at the May 18 hearing as well. The homicide charge stems from a 2013 incident during which Campbell in his first trial claimed he shot 53-year-old Timothy Newman in self-defense.

Leicester City's Premier League win much more than a miracle

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎May 2, 2016‎
To call Leicester City's feat a miracle is to gravely undersell it. A miracle is an instantaneous thing, achieving in a blinding, transforming, water-into-wine flash that would not be possible even with years and decades of sweat of the brow.
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NSW laws ease way for farmers to clear land

The Australian - ‎May 2, 2016‎
“In Queensland, landclearing rates trebled under Campbell Newman's LNP government. Mr Baird is squandering an historic opportunity to develop strong conservation laws to addresses the mounting extinction emergency in NSW.
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Feud fighters Turnbull and Jones planning talks to bury the hatchet

The Australian - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Former LNP premier Campbell Newman said Jones's broadcasts in Brisbane had helped to defeat his government. The personal feud between Mr Turnbull and Jones started in 2012 when, as opposition communications spokesman, Mr Turnbull publicly ...
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How can you trust this politician?

Gold Coast Bulletin - ‎May 3, 2016‎
Mr Robert also told the Department of Finance he would repay the public funds used to travel to North Queensland in 2013 to open a mine in which he also held shares, despite saying he was there to see former premier Campbell Newman in his capacity as ...

View from the Street: Budget 2016: So Turnbull's out of ideas, huh?

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎May 4, 2016‎
And on the face of it that makes speculative sense: after all, there are those that claimed that the establishment of PUP did seemed awfully like an act of revenge against the Liberal National Party generally and premier Campbell Newman specifically ...

Farmers get all clear to scrap Native Vegetation Act

dailytelegraph.com.au - ‎May 1, 2016‎
The government is expected to argue the reforms are far less liberal than those implemented by Queensland Premier Campbell Newman, which doubled allowable land clearing in that state to 300,000ha hectares a year, according to reports. NSW Treasury is ...
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Madonna King: Compulsory preferential voting bombshell changes Palaszczuk

Brisbane Times - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Campbell Newman, Bligh's LNP successor, lost the trust of many who had put him in the top job with his decision to sack thousands of public servants.

Check out the Baton Rouge area prep report: quarterfinal baseball pairings, state track meets, state golf tournaments

The Advocate - ‎4 hours ago‎
(tie) Price Butcher, Newman 70-74—144; Parker Johnson, University 71-73—144; Mikey Landry, St. Charles Catholic 71-73—144.
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