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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Bill Shorten Slams Pauline Hanson Anti-Islam Post in Wake of London Terror Attack

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Bill Shorten Slams Pauline Hanson Anti-Islam Post in Wake of London Terror Attack 0

Senator Pauline Hanson took to social media in the immediate aftermath of the attack to say “stop Islamic immigration before it is too late”.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Shorten Argues: Limit Medicare Levy to High-Income Earners

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Shorten Argues: Limit Medicare Levy to High-Income Earners 0

“Labor cannot support making people on modest incomes give up even more of their pay packet,” Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Labor Claims Victory Over Race-Hate Laws Changes

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Labor Claims Victory Over Race-Hate Laws Changes 0

Labor leader Bill Shorten told parliament the government was wasting time on watering down race-hate laws while people were being put out of work.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Turnbull to Ban Secret Union Payments

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Turnbull to Ban Secret Union Payments 0

“A repeat offender when it comes to payments was Australian Workers Union Victoria under the leadership then of the now leader of opposition,” Turnbull said.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Turnbull Launches Twitter Tirade, Calls Shorten Liar

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Turnbull Launches Twitter Tirade, Calls Shorten Liar 0

Malcolm Turnbull ‘pulled a Donald Trump’ on Sunday, launching a Twitter tirade after a media report claimed the government will scrap welfare payments in the May Budget.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Shorten, Turnbull Focus Now On Jobs

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Shorten, Turnbull Focus Now On Jobs 0

Bill Shorten declears: “Too many Australians think the political system is broken and more than a few don’t trust us to fix it. We need to lift our game.”

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Scandal Exposed! Sussan Ley Resigns

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Scandal Exposed! Sussan Ley Resigns 0

Australian Health Minister Sussan Ley said she had resigned from her Cabinet position amid an expenses scandal that has proved to be an embarrassing.

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AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Calls Malcolm Turnbull ‘Morally Bankrupt’

AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Calls Malcolm Turnbull ‘Morally Bankrupt’ 0

Shorten said the Turnbull government was willing to risk “more guns on the streets” in exchange for Liberal Democrats senator David Leyonhjelm’s vote.

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AUSTRALIA: Same-Sex Marriage: Turnbull Remains Mute On Parliamentary Vote

AUSTRALIA: Same-Sex Marriage: Turnbull Remains Mute On Parliamentary Vote 0

Mr Shorten is calling for a free vote on the issue in Parliament — but Mr Turnbull has refused to be drawn on whether he will permit that.

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AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Loses Series Of Votes

AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Loses Series Of Votes 0

Bill Shorten ambushed the government and came within one vote of passing a motion to set up the inquiry over Mr Turnbull’s ­objections.

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AUSTRALIA: Shorten Holds Out Hope Of Deal On $6bn Budget Savings

AUSTRALIA: Shorten Holds Out Hope Of Deal On $6bn Budget Savings 0

Mr Shorten came under pressure from environmental groups to block one of the biggest savings, a $1bn cut to the Australian Renewable Energy Agency, while social service groups warned against cuts to welfare services.

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AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Becomes Labor New Leader

AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Becomes Labor New Leader 0

Chief opposition whip Chris Hayes said Mr Shorten’s was the only name when nominations closed at 5pm on Friday.

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AUSTRALIA: The Return Of Firebrand Pauline Hanson

AUSTRALIA: The Return Of Firebrand Pauline Hanson 0

“You can’t deny the fact that in these mosques they have been known to preach hate towards us — is that a society we want to live in?” Pauline Hanson said.

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AUSTRALIA: Turnbull Facing Coalition Colleagues Revolt

AUSTRALIA: Turnbull Facing Coalition Colleagues Revolt 0

Bill Shorten: “For whatever reason, if Mr Turnbull forms some minority government, they’re not going to keep him.”

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AUSTRALIA: Shorten Urges Malcolm Turnbull To Resign

AUSTRALIA: Shorten Urges Malcolm Turnbull To Resign 0

Shorten told reporters. “He has taken this nation to an election on the basis of stability. He has delivered instability. The bloke is not up to the job.”

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AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Certain Of His Leadership

AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Certain Of His Leadership 0

Mr Bill Shorten asked Australians to have patience as the election result is finalised.

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AUSTRALIA: Election 2016: Voters Back Shorten, But Walk Away From Turnbull

AUSTRALIA: Election 2016: Voters Back Shorten, But Walk Away From Turnbull 0

Australian voters used the July 2 poll to deliver the rookie Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull a stinging rebuke.

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AUSTRALIA: Shorten Says Turnbull Turning Brexit Shock To His Political Advantage

AUSTRALIA: Shorten Says Turnbull Turning Brexit Shock To His Political Advantage 0

Mr Turnbull has repeatedly denied any such intention and his deputy, Julie Bishop, has accused Mr Shorten of “trying to sneak into office on the back of a lie”.

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AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Says Forcing Christian Kunde To Resign Right Thing To Do

AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Says Forcing Christian Kunde To Resign Right Thing To Do 0

“We have a high standard. As soon as I was aware of the issue we immediately accepted his resignation,” Mr Bill Shorten yesterday said.

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AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Takes Campaign To The Youth

AUSTRALIA: Bill Shorten Takes Campaign To The Youth 0

Opposition Leader Bill Shorten asked: “Can you name three good qualities about Malcolm Turnbull?”

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