FEEDBACK SOUGHT ON NATIONAL REDRESS SCHEME

Survivors of institutional child sexual abuse who are taking part in the National Redress Scheme have been encouraged to provide feedback to a Parliamentary inquiry.

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED ON HOUSING AFFORDABILITY

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has backed local calls for urgent Turnbull Government action on housing affordability.  

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NOVCASTRIANS URGED TO HAVE A SAY ON PRIVATE HEALTH

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has laid responsibility for the ‘looming crisis’ in private health at the feet of the Turnbull Government in a speech to Federal Parliament this week.

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PLEA TO PROTECT OUR OCEANS

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has officially launched a community campaign to protect Australia’s marine conservation parks in Federal Parliament this week.

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CHILDCARE CHANGES TO HURT 1,400 NEWCASTLE FAMILIES

More than 1,400 Newcastle families will be worse off from Monday when the Turnbull Government’s changes to childcare assistance kick in.

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SPEECH - PFAS INQUIRY

I welcome the establishment of the parliamentary inquiry into the government's management of PFAS contamination in and around Australia's defence bases.

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64,000 NOVOCASTRIANS WOULD GET BIGGER TAX CUTS UNDER LABOR

64,000 Novocastrians will be up to $928 a year better off than they are now under Labor’s tax plan, according to opposition analysis of Tax Office data.

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ATTORNEY GENERAL ACCUSED OF NEGLECTING NEWCASTLE

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has used a Parliamentary address to slam the Federal Attorney-General for neglecting Newcastle.

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2018 NEWCASTLE VOLUNTEER AWARDS LAUNCHED

Novocastrians are being called to nominate their fellow citizens for recognition in the 2018 Newcastle Volunteer Service Awards.

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CASTING A GENDER LENS OVER THE FEDERAL BUDGET

Federal Labor will today launch its annual Women’s Budget Statement to cast a gender lens over Malcolm Turnbull’s 2018 Budget and identify any disproportionate policy impacts on women.

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