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Beamer promises $10m shelter in Penrith

Beamer promises $10m shelter in Penrith

May 17, 2019

  Labor’s  Diane Beamer promised a $10million shelter at Kingswood TAFE to curb homelessness...

Liberal standing for her community with “empathy” from motherhood

Liberal standing for her community with “empathy” from motherhood

May 17, 2019

Outspoken Liberal Kate Ashmor questions her Labor opponent on his commitment to Judaism and if you can have empathy if you're not a mother.

No party politics, says  Independent Tyndall

No party politics, says Independent Tyndall

May 17, 2019

Lindsay’s Independent candidate Mark Tyndall says that the major political parties have a significant...

Dr Best for climate change in Lindsay

Dr Best for climate change in Lindsay

May 17, 2019

Greens’ candidate for Lindsay, Dr Nick Best, will hold Liberal and Labor accountable for the environment...

Fighting for WA’s fair share

Fighting for WA’s fair share

May 17, 2019

The Western Australia Party may be a relative newcomer to the political scene, but candidate Elizabeth Re hopes a push for changes to WA’s GST share will help win the marginal seat of Stirling.

Education and safety on agenda for Angus Young

Education and safety on agenda for Angus Young

May 17, 2019

riven by a passion for safety and security, and hopes of creating a new education centre, Angus Young is running in the upcoming federal election as Pauline Hanson’s One Nation’s candidate for Stirling.

Liberal’s McIntosh has Howard support in Lindsay

Liberal’s McIntosh has Howard support in Lindsay

May 16, 2019

Liberal candidate for Lindsay, Melissa McIntosh has her roots in Penrith and lives the typical everyday...

UAP candidate in Macnamara too busy to be interviewed

UAP candidate in Macnamara too busy to be interviewed

May 15, 2019

There are several questions the voters of Macnamara deserve to hear Ms Paton's views on - including the business practices of party leader Clive Palmer. But she's too busy, both to talk to The Junction and other media.

Battle for Lindsay in Western Sydney

Battle for Lindsay in Western Sydney

May 14, 2019

A little-known battle is underway for the highly marginal Western Sydney seat of Lindsay. With elec...

Labor candidate: time for change for young Australians

Labor candidate: time for change for young Australians

May 14, 2019

Josh Burns promises to be a voice for young Australians in parliament if elected as the Labor member for Macnamara.

Gilmore candidates fire-up in heated ABC forum in dying days of campaign

May 14, 2019

There were no holds barred at a candidates forum in Gilmore overnight, with plenty of fire from the floor and at the table.

Beamer banks on comeback mantra in Lindsay

Beamer banks on comeback mantra in Lindsay

May 10, 2019

Labor’s candidate for Lindsay in the federal election, Diane Beamer has made a comeback into politics...

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