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Tasmanian Liberals

Liberal Plan to build a modern economy, to create jobs - Cultivating prosperity in agriculture

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 2:50pm

A majority Hodgman Liberal Government will invest more than $37 million over four years to support our goal to grow the value of the agricultural sector in Tasmania tenfold to $10 billion per year by [Read more]

Tasmanian Greens

Greens 2014 election campaign launch

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 2:45pm

The Tasmanian Greens today launched their election campaign with three major policy initiatives. [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Greens leader Nick McKim pitches for power

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 2:45pm

Greens supporters have been told the party is ready to gain more power at the Tasmanian election. Leader Nick Mckim has pitched for Liberal Party progressives to switch allegiance as he launched the party's campaign [Read more]

Tasmanian Labor

Liberals split on forestry policy

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 2:15pm

The Deputy Premier Bryan Green said a split in the Liberal Party over forestry has opened up more big questions over Will Hodgman’s weak leadership. “Mr Hodgman has been forced [Read more]

Tasmanian Labor

$120,000 for a new George Town Skate Park

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 1:45pm

A re-elected Labor Government will support the upgrade of George Town’s skate park, creating a state-of-the-art facility for the community. The Member for Bass, Michelle O’Byrne, said Labor would commit [Read more]

Tasmanian Labor

A Healthier Tasmania

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 1:45pm

Labor will invest in preventative health and early intervention mental health care while driving innovation in Tasmanian hospitals. The Minister for Health, Michelle O’Byrne, today announced the Labor Party’s health [Read more]

The Mercury

Jobs central to McKim’s poll pitch

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 1:45pm

TASMANIAN Greens leader Nick McKim has hopped into the job-creation contest, pledging 10,000 new jobs would be created if his party won power. [Read more]

The Advocate

Rockliff's straw man: the political phoenix

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 1:00pm

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The Mercury

Libs in poll position, say bookies

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 12:05pm

ONLINE bookies have a Tasmanian Liberal candidate as favourite in every electorate less than two weeks out from the State Election. [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Abbott tells timber industry too many forests are 'locked up'

Published: Wed 5 Mar 2014, 10:30am

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has declared that too many of Australia's forests are "locked up" and vowed to set up a new advisory council to support the timber industry. Speaking at a timber industry [Read more]

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