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  • ANZAC Centenary Experience Exhibition

    Registrations for the Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience travelling exhibition tickets open for people in the Albury-Wodonga region today, the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of Anzac, Senator the Hon. Michael Ronaldson has announced with Member for Farrer, the Hon Sussan Ley. “The Spirit of Anzac...

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  • Plibersek missteps her way back into health

    Labor Deputy Leader Tanya Plibersek has misstepped her way back into the health portfolio, forgetting she not only introduced a pause on indexation of the Medicare rebate as Health Minister, but justified it by attacking doctors’ wages. Ms Plibersek has only begun acting in her old portfolio for Labor...

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  • Extra funding for local roads across Farrer

    Local roads and streets across Farrer will receive a major boost, as part of $1 billion in extra funding provided to councils and shires across Australia, through the Roads to Recovery Program. Local Federal MP, Sussan Ley, noted the extra money will flow as a result of the passage...

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  • New drug listing Keytruda to treat melanoma

    The Commonwealth Government will invest $57 million to list breakthrough melanoma drug Keytruda® on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. This will improve quality of life for 1,100 Australian patients and make the $150,000 per year treatment affordable. The listing follows passage of the Government’s PBS reform package through the Senate...

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  • Mobile Blackspot program delivers in Farrer

    Member for Farrer, Sussan Ley, today announced the sites for new or upgraded mobile base stations to be built in the electorate of Farrer, under Round 1 of the Abbott Government’s $100 million Mobile Black Spot Programme. According to Ms Ley “fixing mobile blackspots was a key election commitment...

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