Bob Katter

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Name: Bob Katter
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Port drawn into Chinese ownership stoush

THE Port of Townsville has been drawn into a national stoush about Chinese ownership of Australian assets.Mayor Jenny Hill and conservative firebrand Bob Katter have warned that the port could fall into the hands of the Chinese if it were to be opened ... [Published Townsville Bulletin - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Rural debt in Canavan's sights

QUEENSLAND LNP Senator Matthew Canavan has called for a federal parliamentary inquiry into rural debt, which he says is an urgent issue being "ignored" by his urban colleagues.On a recent tour of north-west Queensland Senator Canavan drove from Townsville ... [Published Stock Journal Australia - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Milk plan needs lot of luck

BOB Katter and Shane Paulger rolled into town yesterday with hopes of revitalising the dairy industry in the Mary Valley.They want to gift land from the failed Traveston Crossing Dam to an unnamed processor to build a factory to export milk products ... [Published Gympie Times - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Rural debt solution offered...

Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is offering a practical solution for the rural debt crisis facing rural Australia, instead of the ineffective concessional loans being rolled out by government.Mr Katter introduced into the Federal Parliament the ... [Published Get Farming - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Katter wants to work with PUP

(01:39)Bob Katter has a "grin on my face" after the resignation of Palmer United Party's Alex Douglas, but still wants to work with them to provide a "viable alternative". 14/ ... [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 14 2014]
Entities: Bob Katter, Resignation
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 3 reports

Katter for home rule

MAVERICK North Queensland MP Bob Katter has called on the region to be given more autonomy and self-government instead of becoming its own state.It comes just one day after Palmer Uniter Party Queensland leader Carl Judge announced a policy of pursuing ... [Published Townsville Bulletin - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Former Qld PUP leader accuses Palmer of cronyism

Related Story: Ex-LNP MPs to join Palmer's political partyThe former state leader of the Palmer United Party says he quit the role because Clive Palmer has been endorsing friends and relatives as candidates.On Monday Dr Douglas resigned as Queensland ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Stop fence-sitting on Sunday trading: MP

FEDERAL Member for Kennedy Bob Katter called on the Mount Isa City council to stop “fence-sitting” on the issue of Sunday trading as small business continued to protest an application by the National Retail Association last week. FEDERAL Member for Kennedy ... [Published The North West Star - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 3 reports

Party merger not ruled out

KATTER’S Australian Party state secretary Robbie Katter believes an alliance with Palmer United is still possible. KATTER’S Australian Party state secretary Robbie Katter believes an alliance with Palmer United is still possible. This is despite his cousin ... [Published The North West Star - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Palmer-Katter merger not on: Lambie

PALMER United Party senator Jacqui Lambie says she would never be a part of a merger with Katter's Australian Party.THE resignation of Queensland MP Alex Douglas from PUP has sparked rumours the former state parliamentary leader wanted to merge the two ... [Published Geelong Advertiser - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 10 reports

Douglas: Clive favours his cronies

Dr Douglas, who resigned as the Palmer United Party’s Queensland leader on Monday, also accused Mr Palmer of running an “executive of one” and a “single-person roadshow”.He says the party preselected - without his input - Mr Palmer’s son, brother-in-law, ... [Published NEWS.com.au - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Clive Palmer's Queensland Parliamentary Leader Quit Over 'Boys Culture'

Queensland’s Palmer United Party parliamentary leader MP Alex Douglas has resigned, saying he won’t support the “job for the boys” culture that he claims exists within the party.“I publicly stated there was a culture in the LNP, and there still is, of ... [Published Business Insider Australia - Aug 11 2014]

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Port drawn into Chinese ownership stoush [Published Townsville Bulletin - Aug 19 2014]
Rural debt in Canavan's sights [Published Stock Journal Australia - Aug 17 2014]
Milk plan needs lot of luck [Published Gympie Times - Aug 14 2014]
New political players [Published 4BC - Aug 14 2014]
Separation for north Queensland? Let me think a... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 14 2014]
Rural debt solution offered... [Published Get Farming - Aug 14 2014]
Katter wants to work with PUP [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 14 2014]
Katter for home rule [Published Townsville Bulletin - Aug 13 2014]
Katter to Palmer: Let's be together [Published Byron Shire News - Aug 13 2014]
Work with us - Katter [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 13 2014]
Former Qld PUP leader accuses Palmer of cronyism [Published ABC Online - Aug 12 2014]
Stop fence-sitting on Sunday trading: MP [Published The North West Star - Aug 12 2014]
Party merger not ruled out [Published The North West Star - Aug 12 2014]
Palmer United Party runs for a new breakaway st... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 12 2014]
Palmer MP calls for state split [Published Canberra Times - Aug 12 2014]
Palmer-Katter merger not on: Lambie [Published Geelong Advertiser - Aug 12 2014]
Douglas: Clive favours his cronies [Published NEWS.com.au - Aug 12 2014]
Palmer’s party not so united now [Published NEWS.com.au - Aug 12 2014]
Douglas says he quit over PUP nepotism (AAP) [Published West Australian - Aug 12 2014]
Go join Katter, Palmer tells defector [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 12 2014]
He’s our political Frankenstein [Published Gold Coast-Australia - Aug 11 2014]
New PUP leader in Queensland Parliament, Carl J... [Published ABC Online - Aug 11 2014]
Palmer defector a good fit for Katter [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Aug 11 2014]
Palmer defector a good fit for Katter [Published Perth Now - Aug 11 2014]
Palmer defector a good fit for Katter [Published Prime 7 - Aug 11 2014]
Clive Palmer's Queensland Parliamentary Leader ... [Published Business Insider Australia - Aug 11 2014]
Katter is to blame: Palmer [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 11 2014]
PUP Qld leader quits amid claims of 'jobs for t... [Published ABC Online - Aug 11 2014]
Palmer Qld MP's resignation a major blow [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 11 2014]
Campbell Newman's Wikipedia page under attack f... [Published Canberra Times - Aug 08 2014]
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