Penny Ying-yen Wong

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Name: Penny Ying-yen Wong
First reported 25 mins ago - Updated 25 mins ago - 1 reports

Joe Bullock proves Labor Party's need for reform: Lousie Pratt

Outgoing West Australian senator Louise Pratt launched a blistering attack on her Labor running mate Joe Bullock on Wednesday, labelling him a "deeply homophobic" person who is disloyal to his own party.Senator Pratt, who conceded she would lose her seat, ... [Published WA Today - 25 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Penny Wong calls for positive policy to counter anti-Tony Abbott push

Labor frontbencher Penny Wong has weighed into Labor's gathering internal reform and policy debate calling for a new focus on multiculturalism, the development of a more positive policy program to go with the anti-Abbott government push and faster democratic ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - 11 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Western Victoria and South East South Australia Rural Report, 15/04

Family farm lures grain grower away from academiaBrett WorthingtonGrowing grain in the Wimmera is a long way from the years Tony Gregson spent shaping the minds of young scientists.For decades, Tony Gregson led an impressive academic career, achieving ... [Published ABC Online - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

You're a feminist not an extremist: Penny Wong

Every now and again we need to remember what feminism's already achieved, as well as a wake-up call regarding how much work there's still to do.We also need reminding that progress on gender equality can quickly go backwards.Senator Penny Wong managed ... [Published Women's Agenda - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 3 reports

‘Feminism is not an extreme term,’ says Penny Wong | World news

Penny Wong has appealed to conservatives and progressives to “own” the “f-word” – feminist – in the name of women’s freedom of choice and because equality of opportunity has not been achieved.Wong took direct aim at Senator Michaelia Cash, the minister ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

QandA gig for Lambie

Palmer United Party senator-elect Jacqui Lambie will be part of an all-female panel on ABC1’s Q&A on Monday night. Source: News LimitedTASMANIA’S Palmer United Party senator-elect Jacqui Lambie will be a guest on Monday night’s edition of Q&A .The popular ... [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Jacqui Lambie to appear on Q

SENATOR-elect Jacqui Lambie will be one of five panellists on next Monday’s Q&A program. SENATOR-elect Jacqui Lambie will be one of five panellists on next Monday’s Q&A program. She will be the only Tasmanian politician on a panel of five women, including ... [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Free trade or a free kick for ideologues?

Bob Katter spends a fair amount of time being contradicted, brow-beaten and hectored in Canberra -- by major party MPs, public servants, economists and upstart metropolitan journalists -- on why his broadly protectionist view of the economy is misgui ... [Published Business Spectator - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

The Australian Medical Association blasts consideration of a fee for visiting emergency departments

DAVID MARK: The Australian Medical Association is heavily critical of an idea to impose a charge for people who present at hospital emergency departments with minor problems.The rapidly rising cost of health means the Federal Government's considering ... [Published ABC Online - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Tony Abbott Not out of the Woods yet on Asia Trip

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott got the win he needed yesterday with the announcement of the free trade agreement with Japan that had been highly anticipated before his trip to Asia began. Nevertheless, he still has to visit China and South Korea, ... [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Doctors reject proposal for emergency wards to charge over 'minor complaints'

Steve Hambleton of the Australian Medical Association. Photo: Belinda Pratten The Australian Medical Association has blasted a proposal, reportedly being considered by the Abbott government, to charge patients who use hospital emergency departments for ... [Published Canberra Times - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Duncan on leader’s list

Local woman Dayna Duncan has been named on a list of the states most influential women.LOCAL woman Dayna Duncan has been named on a list of South Australia's most influential women.The list, which was put together by SA Weekend, names 64 of the states ... [Published Eyre Peninsula Tribune - Apr 09 2014]

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"i think it's going to be hard to explain to the australian public why members of our party have a direct role in the election of the parliamentary leader – the woman or man who would be prime minister – but not in the preselection of senators and other candidates for public office" Ms Wong said
"we also need to articulate a positive vision and policies to ensure australia realises the opportunities of the future" Senator Wong said

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Joe Bullock proves Labor Party's need for refor... [Published WA Today - 25 mins ago]
Jacqui Lambie stands by national service call on Q [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - 9 hours ago]
Penny Wong calls for positive policy to counter... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - 11 hours ago]
Q&A’s all-female panel separates the ‘man hatin... [Published Women's Agenda - Apr 15 2014]
Western Victoria and South East South Australia... [Published ABC Online - Apr 15 2014]
Australia debates repeal of parts of racial dis... [Published Ifex - Apr 14 2014]
Bill Shorten’s plan to democratise Labor [Published WA Today - Apr 14 2014]
Trade bill garners support [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 14 2014]
You're a feminist not an extremist: Penny Wong [Published Women's Agenda - Apr 14 2014]
Am I a feminist? Four women reply (and they're ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 14 2014]
‘Feminism is not an extreme term,’ says Penny W... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 11 2014]
QandA gig for Lambie [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Apr 11 2014]
Wong: feminism not an extreme term [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 11 2014]
Jobs alarm as fourth warship put ‘off the table’ [Published Adelaide Now - Apr 10 2014]
Acting Labor leader Penny Wong says feminism is... [Published Canberra Times - Apr 10 2014]
Jacqui Lambie to appear on Q [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - Apr 10 2014]
United Voice calls on Joe Bullock to resign fro... [Published Brisbane Times - Apr 10 2014]
Free trade or a free kick for ideologues? [Published Business Spectator - Apr 09 2014]
The Australian Medical Association blasts consi... [Published ABC Online - Apr 09 2014]
Build subs here for ‘high standards’ [Published Adelaide Now - Apr 09 2014]
Royal Commission into the Home Insulation Progr... [Published ABC Online - Apr 09 2014]
Doctors reject proposal for emergency wards to ... [Published Canberra Times - Apr 09 2014]
ALP secretary rejects John Faulkner's calls for... [Published ABC Online - Apr 09 2014]
Tony Abbott Not out of the Woods yet on Asia Trip [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 09 2014]
Duncan on leader’s list [Published Eyre Peninsula Tribune - Apr 09 2014]
Japan pact falls short: farmers [Published West Australian - Apr 08 2014]
Japan FTA merits are lost in translation [Published Business Spectator - Apr 08 2014]
Coalition to ‘torpedo 12 subs vow’ [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Apr 08 2014]
Australia debates repeal of parts of racial dis... [Published Index on Censorship - Apr 08 2014]
Japanese Free Trade Agreement gets a mixed reac... [Published Canberra Times - Apr 08 2014]
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PT6M13S http://www.smh.com.au/action/externalEm... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Mar 18 2014]
5:41pm:Ciao. Prime Minister Tony Abbott departs Question Time on Monday. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen 5:38pm: But before we do, what did we learn today? Everyone’s a bit rattled by the poll results of the weekend. Bill Shorten is seeking votes in science, ...
Why I am proud to march at my first Mardi Gras ... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 28 2014]
Penny Wong: Mardi Gras is an affirmation for those confident enough to march, but also for those still coming to terms with their sexuality. And now, we need to win the argument for marriage equality Penny Wong ...
Live article connection interrupted. Please ref... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Feb 27 2014]
6:06pm: As we head off for a kale smoothie, what did we learn today? When there are no magic wands, $300 million or so will have to do;Compared to the Craig Thomson affair, the government has been a model of public administration over its handling ...
Another Week of Anthropocene Antics, February 2... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Feb 24 2014]
This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor . Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Information Overload is Pattern RecognitionFebruary 23, 2014 Chuckles , COP20+ , G20 ...
Australia's free trade agreement with South Kor... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 20 2014]
Penny Wong: Labor has some outstanding questions regarding the ‘trophy’ deal: does the agreement deliver the best deal for Australian jobs? Is the promised access to Korea’s markets real? Penny Wong ...
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