Bernie Finn

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Name: Bernie Finn
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 6 reports

Politicians pull out of World Congress of Families conference

The social services minister, Kevin Andrews, has decided not to attend the conference. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAPSeveral politicians, including social services minister Kevin Andrews and Victoria’s attorney general, Robert Clark, have pulled out of the ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Andrews pulls out of family conference

But Mr Andrews said he equally could not support intolerance from other groups, so he cancelled after evangelical Christian group Catch The Fire Ministries was chosen to host the weekend conference.Bernie Finn, a Victorian upper house MP, has also cancelled ... [Published Geelong Advertiser - 12 hours ago]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Construction to begin in Wyndham’s newest community

«Back to previousThursday, 28 August 2014Construction of the new suburb of Harpley in Wyndham Vale will provide 4,000 new homes, a new waterfront town centre and create $1 billion worth of construction activity over the life of the development, Planning ... [Published Premier of Victoria - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

'Radicals' malign families congress

Former US republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee has slammed opponents of this weekend's controversial meeting of the World Congress of Families in Melbourne, accusing "sexual radicals" of launching a smear campaign.Mr Huckabee, a former governor ... [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Mike Huckabee Signs Letter Calling Gays 'Sexual Radicals'

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa August 9, 2014. Brian Frank/ReutersFormer U.S. presidential candidate and Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee signed an open letter to Australia that denounces activism ... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Aug 26 2014]
Entities: Mike Huckabee, Gay, Anti-Gay
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

World Congress of Families venues pull out over expected protests | World news

The controversial World Congress of Families[1] conservative Christian conference is in chaos only days before its scheduled start, after four Melbourne venues backed out of hosting the event. High profile speakers have agreed to speak at the congress ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

There's no place in Australiafor this hate conference

A stridently anti-gay, anti-abortion network is struggling to find a place to meet in Melbourne this weekend, since its conference venues keep cancelling.The World Congress of Families conference is organised by a far-right group of speakers who sympathise ... [Published Same Same - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Conservatives battle to take control of the Victorian Liberal Party

Denis Napthine was on his way to the Bendigo Jockey Club for what spin doctors call a "good news" photo opportunity, but the bad news of the day was occupying his mind.Splashed across the national media that morning was one of his candidates for the state ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Smiles all around with $1.35 million preschool upgrade ...

More families in Sunbury will have access to high-quality early years services with the $1.35 million upgrade to Sunningdale Avenue Children’s Centre. Minister for Children and Early Childhood Development Wendy Lovell today joined Sunbury families, Liberal ... [Published Liberal Party Victoria - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Napthine - come clean on climate

Victorian Greens leader Greg Barber has called for the Premier to come clean on his climate change position in the wake of embarrassing comments from a senior Liberal advisor.“In this term Dr Napthine’s Environment Minister Ryan Smith has overseen the ... [Published Australian Greens - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Sunvale Primary School site deal 'not negotiable'

Assistant Treasurer Gordon Rich-Phillips has described as a political stunt the announcement by shadow treasurer Tim Pallas that a Labor government would negotiate to buy back the former Sunvale Primary School site.Mr Pallas promised last month that, ... [Published Brimbank Weekly - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Deakin dumps dumped Liberal canditate

Update: Former Liberal candidate forced to resign by his party after homophobic comments on Twitter, has now lost his work at Deakin University.Deakin University spokeswoman Sarah Dolan said Mr Lane had been a casual sessional tutor in law at the university ... [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 02 2014]

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Liberals in sudden backdown from right-wing con... [Published WA Today - 7 hours ago]
Andrews Backs Out of Right Wing Family Conference [Published Pro Bono Australia - 8 hours ago]
Minister drops out of far right forum [Published Sydney Morning Herald - 9 hours ago]
Andrews pulls out of family conference [Published Geelong Advertiser - 12 hours ago]
Politicians pull out of World Congress of Famil... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 12 hours ago]
'I cannot support intolerance' [Published Canberra Times - 13 hours ago]
Kevin Andrews cancels appearance at controversi... [Published ABC Online - 13 hours ago]
Kevin Andrews pulls out of World Congress of Fa... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago]
Kevin Andrews cancels plans to open World Congr... [Published Hills News - 13 hours ago]
Kevin Andrews cancels appearance at controversi... [Published Prime 7 - 14 hours ago]
Andrews cancels family conference speech [Published Weekly Times Now - 14 hours ago]
Kevin Andrews cancels appearance at anti-gay Wo... [Published Sydney Star Observer - 14 hours ago]
Andrews cancels on ‘bigot conference’ [Published Townsville Bulletin - 15 hours ago]
Construction to begin in Wyndham’s newest commu... [Published Premier of Victoria - Aug 28 2014]
Senate condemns World Congressof Families Confe... [Published Same Same - Aug 28 2014]
Protesters to target Families conference [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 28 2014]
Luxembourg PM weds; Miss Spain comes out; Berli... [Published Windy City Times - Aug 27 2014]
'Radicals' malign families congress [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 27 2014]
Mike Huckabee Signs Letter Calling Gays 'Sexual... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Aug 26 2014]
Abbott's Health advisers should come to hard-ri... [Published WA Today - Aug 26 2014]
World Congress of Families venues pull out over... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 26 2014]
World Congress of Families venues pull out over... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
Please don’t go: MP urged to ditch ‘bigots’ [Published NEWS.com.au - Aug 26 2014]
There's no place in Australiafor this hate conf... [Published Same Same - Aug 25 2014]
Conservatives battle to take control of the Vic... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 23 2014]
Smiles all around with $1.35 million preschool ... [Published Liberal Party Victoria - Aug 18 2014]
Community opposes far-right World Congress of F... [Published Green Left Weekly - Aug 15 2014]
Napthine - come clean on climate [Published Australian Greens - Aug 14 2014]
Smiles all around with $1.35 million preschool ... [Published Premier of Victoria - Aug 13 2014]
Napthine faces a delicate balancing act over sa... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 09 2014]
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