Three foolish kings, the #qldpol weekly: @Qldaah

ReachTEL poll. Unemployment at 6.3 per cent. Palmer versus Seeney. Three foolish kings – Tim Carmody’s meteoric rise to chief justice. Qld Treasurer Tim Nicholls gets it wrong – where the solar households actually are. Open the schools – The comeback kids victory against the Newman Government. Newman’s DG Jon Grayson advised on CSG whilst having 25% stake in industry. Three crooked kings – Matthew Condon touches on Newman Government. Upsizing Maccas: Brisbane to be home to worlds largest Ronald McDonald House. Coming to a suburb near you for Queensland election 2015, the young LNP. Stafford by-election update – Jared John Andersen running as “Bob”. . ReachTEL poll A ReachTEL […]

Looking across the border, the #qldpol weekly wrap: @Qldaah

Sex offences almost double over the last year in Brisbane’s inner-western suburbs. Cash for LNP access. Funding cut: Campbell Newman’s Mother’s Day gift to dying women from breast cancer. Assistant Health Minister Dr Chris Davis sacked. Newman Govt ignored environmental concerns for Galilee Basin coal mine. Kids and coal: We are in the coal business. Bentley blockade, Metgasco and the Qld link. Federal budget 2014 fallout. Social Media Man. Stay safer up there, switch off down here. Tweet of the week. . Sex offences almost double over the last year in Brisbane’s inner-western suburbs Despite the Newman Government’s election pledge to make Queensland the safest place to raise a family, […]

Dirty deals done dirt cheap: @Qldaah #qldpol weekly wrap

May Day staying in May The cash poor Qld unemployment hits 6.3pc Education Minister John-Paul Langbroek sprung in secret deal Dirty deals done dirt cheap Palmer vs Newman Government CMC dealt a mortal blow Campbell Newman’s D-G Jon Grayson off the hook Heartbreak in Newman’s Qld: Struggling dairy farmers seek export to Asia Tweet of the week: Tim Nicholls the living treasure . May Day staying in May On Sunday, around 25,000 turned out for the May Day march and celebration in Brisbane, however, the traditional Labour Day public holiday, which would have fallen on Monday, was denied by the Newman Government, who moved it to October. Opposition Leader Annastacia […]

Cash for Campbell, Newman named in ICAC inquiry: @Qldaah analysis #qldpol

Introduction Ch1: Cash flows into the LNP Ch2: Calls for Inquiry Ch3: DP Jeff Seeney backs Newman Ch4: Campbell Newman’s Director-General Jon Grayson drawn further into ICAC Ch5: AWH targeted Qld water customers and Ipswich ratepayers Ch6: How Wayne Myers, associate of Campbell Newman’s D-G Jon Grayson, was employed at AWQ Ch7: The big deal: AWH chief Nick Di Girolamo boasted to investors after Jon Grayson meeting (April 07, 2014) Introduction Much to Queensland’s surprise, Premier Campbell Newman was named in New South Wales this week as political worlds collided over former NSW Labor MP, Eddie Obeid. The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) heard that Newman had received a $5,000 […]