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Mitchell welcomes Labor inquiry into GP shortages

The acute GP shortage across Lyons will now be subject to a Senate Inquiry. Labor called for the inquiry in a bid to investigate the critical lack of doctors across outer metropolitan, rural and...

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"Number of airport workers stood down in Tasmania climbs to 100" - The Mercury

The number of airport workers stood down due to flight cancellations across Tasmania has climbed form 30 to 100 as border closures continue to hurt the tourism sector. Lyons MP Brian Mitchell...

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Statements by Members - Tasmania: Aviation Workers

Two weeks ago, I stood in this place to report that 38 aviation workers in Tasmania had been stood down due to mainland lockdowns and cancelled flights. Today, I sadly report to the House that...

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Motions - Aged Care

I'd like to thank the member for Indi for bringing forward this motion regarding aged care. Once again, we're seeing a government that's big on announcements but that fails on delivery. We are...

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Statements by Members - Tasmania: Aviation

Thirty-eight aviation workers have been stood down without pay at Launceston and Hobart airports because flights have collapsed due to the lockdowns on the mainland—lockdowns that are a direct...

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Treasury Laws Amendment (2021 Measures No. 5) Bill - Australian Screen Industry

I rise to speak on the Treasury Laws Amendment (2021 Measures No. 5) Bill 2021. I love the movies. Hollywood blockbusters, edgy indies, documentaries, Korean films—I love them all. But I especially...

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"Three hundred dollars a small price to pay" - The Examiner

Cash incentives work and it's not just retailers, governments use them too. When Scott Morrison was social services minister he introduced No Jab No Pay. If your child wasn't vaccinated, you...

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Adjournment Debate - Healthcare: Ms Louise Whelan

I rise tonight to share the trials of a constituent in my electorate. Louise Whelan is 65 years old. She lives alone in a lakeside shack in Interlaken, a town in the Central Highlands, about two...

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Transcript - Tasmania Talks with Mike O'Loughlin - 5 August '21

   E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEWTASMANIA TALKS WITH MIKE O’LAUGHLINTHURSDAY, 5 AUGUST 2021SUBJECTS: $300 payment for jabs; COVID outbreaks around Australia; lockdowns; vaccine rollout; George...

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Statements by Members - COVID-19: Vaccination

The Morrison government's failure to secure vaccines is the country's most pressing issue as tragic lockdowns on the mainland attest. But the vaccines will come, so the next challenge is to get...

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