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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BUDGET WISH #1 FAIRNESS IS THE ULTIMATE TEST

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has said that whatever the Federal Budget reveals tonight, it must pass the ultimate test of fairness.

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BUDGET WISH #2: RESTORE FUNDING TO NEWCASTLE HOSPITALS

The reversal of Federal Government cuts to Newcastle’s hospitals has scooped second place in Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon’s 2018 Budget Wish List.

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CRAFT BEER TAX CHANGES WELCOMED

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has welcomed news that the Federal Government has responded to community and political pressure by removing unfair taxes on independent beer brewers.

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NEWCASTLE RAIL MANUFACTURERS TO BENEFIT FROM NATIONAL PLAN

As one of Australia’s largest remaining rail manufacturing hubs, Newcastle stands to reap the benefits of a National Rail Manufacturing Plan announced by Federal Labor today.

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