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Labor Selects New Local Candidate for Chisholm

Posted February 03, 2016.

Federal Member for Chisholm, Anna Burke, has congratulated Stefanie Perri on her endorsement by local Labor party membe ...
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2016 Infrastructure Grants Available for Community Organisations

Posted November 18, 2015.

Do you have an idea that would improve your community? Are you part of a not-for-profit organisation with a local focus? Is there a group in your area trying to get a community ...
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Statement from Anna Burke on her Official Portrait

Posted November 18, 2015.

I have been fortunate to serve as the Federal Member for Chisholm since 1998.

When I first nominated I didn\'t actually think I would win and I certainly never imagined ...
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Christmas Food and Gift Collection

Posted November 16, 2015.

Federal Member for Chisholm, Anna Burke MP, is encouraging local residents to embrace the spirit of Christmas and donate non-perishable food, toys and other gifts to Anglicare V ...
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Volunteers Honoured in 2015 Caroline Chisholm Awards

Posted November 02, 2015.

Federal Member for Chisholm, Anna Burke MP, has congratulated all the recipients of the 15th Annual Caroline Chisholm Awards and thanked them for their selfless servi ...
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VCAT Decision turns Relief into Nightmare for Residents

Posted November 02, 2015.

Federal Member for Chisholm, Anna Burke has criticised a recent decision by VCAT which compels the City of Whitehorse to submit Planning Scheme Amendment C153 to the Minister fo ...
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Mistreatment of Asylum Seekers Must Stop

Posted June 15, 2015.

The Abbott government likes the mantra they have stopped the boats. They may have stopped the boats but they have not stopped asylum seekers. They have not dealt with the issue ...
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Statement to Parliament- Joan Kirner

Posted June 15, 2015.

On behalf of the many people in the eastern suburbs who knew Joan for many years and who appreciated the work she did in education in our electorate, I offer our condolences to ...
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Happy Birthday to Alexis Smith

Posted June 04, 2015.

Today, I want to say \'happy birthday\' to a very special constituent friend and volunteer in my office, Alexis Smith. Alexis just celebrated her 50th birthday, and while this i ...
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Education Funding Must Not Be Neglected

Posted June 04, 2015.

... we will honour the agreements that Labor has entered into. We will match the offers that Labor has made. We will make sure that no school is worse off.

Those were To ...
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Budget Cuts Are Unacceptable

Posted June 01, 2015.

Before the last election the Prime Minister announced no cuts to education, no cuts to health, no change to pensions, no change to the GST and no cuts to the ABC or SBS. For eve ...
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The Budget is Unfair

Posted May 27, 2015.

 I also rise to speak on these appropriation bills and to declare at the outset that the budget is still unfair. It was unfair last year; it continues to be unfair this yea ...
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