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Tax reform victory for Australian Distillers

Federal Member for Lyons and Parliamentary Friends of Australian Spirits co-chair Brian Mitchell has welcomed the federal government’s move to increase the rebate on spirits ahead of the upcoming...

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Port Arthur - Reflection takes just 35 seconds

If you are able, please take a moment today (April 28) to pause for reflection. Maybe you’re waiting for a bus or sitting down for lunch. Perhaps you’re at work, with family, or somewhere by...

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Transcipt - Tasmania Talks with Mike O'Loughlin

E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW TASMANIAN TALKS WITH MIKE O’LOUGHLIN WEDNESDAY, 28 APRIL 2021   SUBJECT/S: Port Arthur 25th anniversary, International Workers’ Memorial Day, Tasmanian state...

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Common sense prevails in Australia Post service blunder

Federal Member for Lyons Brian Mitchell MP has welcomed Australia Post’s decision to reverse its hare-brained scheme to cut all delivery services of perishable goods by 1 July 2021. The federal...

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Transcript - 97.1 FM with John Hay

E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW 97.1FM WITH JOHN HAY TUESDAY, 20 APRIL 2021  SUBJECTS: Jobs; TasTAFE; Women’s homelessness; Tasmanian state election. JOHN HAY, HOST: Welcome to 97.1.   TANYA...

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Veteran suicide royal commission welcomed, but why did it take this long?

 Federal Member for Lyons Brian Mitchell MP has welcomed today’s announcement of a Royal Commission into veterans and serving Defence personnel suicides.   The announcement follows a long...

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"‘Incursion’: Opening international borders would mean 1000 cases a week says Morrison" - Sydney Morning Herald

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says there would be at least 1000 coronavirus cases in Australia every week if the international borders were to open, even when vulnerable people are vaccinated. Mr...

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"Support where it's needed" - New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News

Raise a hand if you’re as worried as I am about the removal of JobKeeper. With the $90 billion wage subsidy cut short by the Liberals on March 31, a million workers across Australia woke up this...

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Energy efficiency grants available for community organisations

Federal MP Brian Mitchell is calling for eligible community organisations in Lyons to submit an expression of interest (EOI) for the Powering Communities grant program.   Up to $67,000 will be...

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Albanese: Mitchell "very strong" on tackling wage theft

Excerpt from transcript of Tasmania Talks with Mike O'Loughlin - April 8 MIKE O’LOUGHLIN: Just a couple more questions. I know we are running out of time here. Brian Mitchell, your Member for...

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