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  • Brett Hilder: Ms. Brodtmann, A great shame on this matter is the bashing of private sector RTOs by the Labor Party. It is also shameful that the Labor instituted changes introduced in 2011 to the VET... (20 June 2017)
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  • Brett Hilder: Ms. Bird, 1.You are known to be anti-private RTOs. This is unjustifiable because the highest quality most innovative training and assessment comes from private RTOs (most of whom are SMEs). ... (20 June 2017)
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  • Brett Hilder: Ms. Aly Having been involved in the VET sector as an RTO owner from 1998 I have become aware of the outrageous nature and depth of dodgy practices in TAFEs. Most of the dodgy private... (20 June 2017)
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  • Brett Hilder: TRUE Mr. Wallace: The VET sector changes that kicked in under the last Labor government in 2011 were an unmitigated disaster. I know because I owned a quality RTO with eight years... (20 June 2017)
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  • Brett Hilder: 1. ASQA's capabilities are dubious at best. 2. The Labor Party only supports TAFEs despite their patchy record. In WA a few years ago the Chief Auditor slammed TAFEs in this state for it's 80%... (20 June 2017)
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  • Dwight Walker: Drugs are a huge problem in Caboolture. It kills business and stops people getting jobs. (20 June 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Over the period from 2013-17 under the Coalition, the cost of 1 kwh increased by 16% while my network charges went up by 32%. Given the same time under the Coalition prices will soon double... (17 June 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Coal is carbon captured millions of years ago in a most efficient manner completely unmatched by human technology. But what is 'clean coal'? The senator talks about 'clean coal'. This... (17 June 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: So now the Coalition wants an energy mix "which is technology neutral". The idea requires "rules and regulations to prevent service providers from preferring one type of technology over... (17 June 2017)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: Gouging the non renewable natural resources out of the ground and polluting all the natural elements to ensure a healthy life for our grandchildren. Is neither good business, nor is it worth... (16 June 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: It is so easy to make vague statements. The wholesale price of gas increased because of the high demand by the three Queensland LNG exporters. (14 June 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Can't trust any of them on electricity prices. Pity the Minister doesn't take his own advice - "do not always blame someone else". If you remove price controls (2015), is it any surprise to... (14 June 2017)
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  • marcia flower: we have more important issues like getting our homeless children off the streets. our own backyard is in despair how about we get that right first (14 June 2017)
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  • Dwight Walker: This is a very wise move. Dental costs can escalate if left untreated for many years. (14 June 2017)
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  • Dwight Walker: It is good news that government limiting gas exports has led to lower local gas prices - supply and demand. (14 June 2017)
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  • Bianco Salsano: TO THE HONOURABLE THE SPEAKER AND THE MEMBERS My concerns as a ADHD BP1 Australian under the DDA and the implications that I have had to face falling under the derogatory, stigmatic dogmatic... (11 June 2017)
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  • Bianco Salsano: To the honorable committee members I express my concerns over the IGA act and its flawed prohibition governance. I suffer from ADHD, BP1 and mental comorbidity and suffered considerable... (11 June 2017)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: Susan Lamb is correct that Coalition are actively trying to slash the penalty rates of workers. However Queensland Government is complicit in this slash. Trading hours could require that only... (6 June 2017)
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  • Alcy Infinity: Congratulations to the senators who are very wisely properly representing the Australian people on this issue by supporting the UN International Treaty for the global ban of all nuclear weapons.... (5 June 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Since when has carbon capture and storage been a "proven technology" as claimed by the Minister? The Minister's naive comment raises questions such as "How mature is this technology? How many... (1 June 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Why has it taken four years by the Coalition to decide to ensure yet again to clean up the energy mess left by the Labor Party? (1 June 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: That article was by Simon Benson in the Australian. The article is peppered throughout with words such as 'it is understood'. That phrase appears several times even though Labor says there are no... (30 May 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: The member is to be applauded for her concern over the charges imposed by businesses who are now passing on their costs via fees to their customers. Such 'buck passing' seems to be the new... (30 May 2017)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: It took the Katter MP's to stop Palaszczuk from removing trading hours restrictions in Qld. Susan Lamb's ALP State Government are quite prepared to stand back and allow the removal of penalty... (30 May 2017)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: Bob Once again shows up the benefits of having a development supporting government. We need cheap electricity for domestic and industrial consumers so that we can have high wages and thrive. ... (30 May 2017)
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