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Whitehaven let off scot-free

16 Apr 2014

Commenting on documents released today, in response to an Australian Greens' Senate order, which provide further evidence that Whitehaven Coal provided false and misleading information to get approval for a massive coal mine, Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens Spokesperson for the environment, said:

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Greens to introduce bill to keep babies from being sent offshore

16 Apr 2014

The Australian Greens will introduce legislation to ensure that babies born to refugee parents in Australia will not be sent to offshore detention.

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Pension cuts could heap more pressure on an uncertain not-for-profit sector

16 Apr 2014

The Australian Greens said today that potential changes to the aged pension could increase pressure on an already struggling community sector.

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National Greenhouse Accounts bolster case to keep carbon pricing

15 Apr 2014

The Australian Greens are accusing the Abbott government of selective hearing, as the new National Greenhouse Accounts out today show emissions are continuing to drop.

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Free-trade deal could hit employment rate, manufacturing & national revenue: Greens

15 Apr 2014

What’s the point of these trade deals if the investments that they generate don’t create jobs in Australia?

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Investments in community programs vital to address suicide rates

15 Apr 2014

The Australian Greens are calling on the Federal Government to support community driven and delivered programs to address self harm and youth suicide, saying that funding for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander medical and mental health services must be protected from cuts in the upcoming budget.

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