PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has left the door open for the states to raise the GST after leaving them with huge holes in...

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14th May 2014 8:05 AM

MAYOR Brad Carter claims the Federal Budget has totally ignored the needs of the Rockhampton region.

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19th May 2011 12:05 AM

AFTER delivering his 2011 Federal Budget, Wayne Swan was in Mackay, selling his economic blueprint to “one of the great...

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16th May 2011 2:05 AM

TWEED schools could get a welcome boost with $876 million promised for Australian education in Tuesday's Federal Budget.

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13th May 2011 2:05 AM

A TWEED childcare centre owner welcomed the Federal Government's strengthening of its Earn or Learn program.

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

HIGHWAY funding had become highway robbery under Wayne Swan with Bruce Highway work dealt a cut of $41 million in last...

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11th May 2011 2:05 PM

AGRICULTURE has once again failed to be prioritised in this year's Federal Budget, says Queensland peak broadacre farm...

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11th May 2011 2:05 PM

QUEENSLAND Senator Barnaby Joyce has said for regional Australia all last night's Federal Budget amounts to is “beautiful...

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11th May 2011 1:05 PM

Member for Fisher Peter Slipper attacks Federal Budget.

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11th May 2011 10:05 AM

THE Bowen Basin is at the centre of a mining boom, but last night the Federal Government offered little to offset the...

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11th May 2011 9:05 AM