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  1. 1850 - Australia's Prime Ministers - No 13 - Arthur FaddenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Horse

    ... John Curtin, whose Labour Party had 32 seats, then formed its own coalition with the curiously named "Australian Labor Party (Non-Communist)" which was a break-away party led by former NSW Premier Jack Lang and the Coles and Wilson. They then ...

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  2. Australia's submarines: Bad politics can lead to good policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Age

    ... the politics out, this allowed many base political and sectional interests to find a way in. The Australian Labor Party during its time in office seems to have decided that, on the basis of supporting domestic industry and some notional reassurance ...

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  3. U.S.-Australia Speaker Series with Australian Ambassador Kim Beazley...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CSIS

    ... past decade. Ambassador Beazley previously served as Australia's deputy prime minister, leader of the Australian Labor Party, and leader of the opposition. He retired from politics in 2007 and was appointed Winthrop Professor in the Department of ...

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  4. ACTU leadership: Tim Lyons challenges secretary Dave OliverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... in the interests of union members. Mr Sheldon, who is also the national vice-president of the Australian Labor Party, said the union movement needed to get on with fighting the Abbott government's attack on industrial relations "in the interests of ...

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  5. Arthur Rorris ``already making waves'' to protect jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... protect jobs and the industry's future on Friday. Mr Rorris - who announced his resignation from the Australian Labor Party on February 11 to run at next month's state election - said he was ''saying things everyone in the region thinks, but no one ...

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  6. Peace for Stolen Generations heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Northern Territory News

    ... equally to the white men they were fighting alongside of. By his 40s, Mr Kruger had joined the Australian Labor Party, encouraging Aboriginals workers to unionise and enrol for the vote. "I became a true believer in the Labor Party and social ...

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  7. Mayor Bradbery declares support for Arthur Rorris:Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... in Macquarie Street and the halls of power.'' The two men have articulated a desire to see the Australian Labor Party - and therefore sitting member Noreen Hay - lose its grip on the Wollongong electorate. Cr Bradbery said he hoped Mr Rorris would ...

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  8. Wollongong MP Noreen Hay hits back at independent candidate, defends recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | ABC News

    A war of words has erupted between sitting member for Wollongong Noreen Hay and newly announced independent candidate Arthur Rorris. The union organiser has given up his Australian Labor Party membership of 20 years to run for the seat in the upcoming New South Wales election.

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  9. The fight for Wollongong: Rorris jumps inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Illawarra Mercury

    Illawarra trade union boss Arthur Rorris will go head-to-head with sitting Wollongong MP Noreen Hay, running as an independent candidate at next month's NSW election. The South Coast Labour Council secretary - who will temporarily step down from this role during the campaign - has announced his resignation from the Australian Labor Party.

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  10. Rorris jumps in, Bradbery watches ringsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... temporarily step down from this role during the campaign - has announced his resignation from the Australian Labor Party. ''These are personal decisions that I have taken after very careful consideration,'' he said of the choice to abandon his ...

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  11. Arthur Rorris to run for NSW seat of Wollongong as an independentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | ABC News

    ... Wollongong Harbour this morning. In a statement, Mr Rorris says he has resigned his membership of the Australian Labor Party and does not want Wollongong "condemned to another 4 years of ineffectual and controversial representation in Macquarie St." ...

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  12. Arthur Rorris to run as independentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... On Wednesday, South Coast Labour Council secretary Arthur Rorris announced his resignation from the Australian Labor Party, of which he has been a member for decades. ''Decisions that have been heavily influenced by the growing chorus of concern in ...

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  13. Australian PM survives no-confidence voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | CNN

    ... end of Abbott's government and the fear that replacing him with Turnbull would spell disaster for the Australian Labor Party's chances at the next election. Others raised concerns about tossing out leaders when unpopular decisions are taken. News ...

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  14. Australia's Leadership DiseaseRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Counterpunch

    ... bore witness to what seemed to be caretaker prime ministers awaiting party room assassination. The Australian Labor Party's Kevin Rudd, who came to power in an exuberant manner in 2007, was dumped in an engineered knifing by followers of Julia ...

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  15. Australian PM Tony Abbott down but not out after no-confidence voteRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | GantDaily.com

    ... end of Abbott's government and the fear that replacing him with Turnbull would spell disaster for the Australian Labor Party's chances at the next election. Others raised concerns about tossing out leaders when unpopular decisions are taken. News ...

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  16. Australian PM faces leadership challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... of Australian society and in particular amongst voters who traditionally vote for the opposition Australian Labor Party. Whilst Turnbull has said he supports Abbott, he has not ruled out standing for the position in the event of a leadership ...

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  17. 'Coalition has been in trouble since 2013', says polling analystRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | ABC News

    ... 60 per cent for a good six months. In about December last year, they actually fell behind the ALP (Australian Labor Party) to 52-48 and that was a direct result of their equivocation on Gonski. Prior to the election they'd made a point of saying ...

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  18. Queensland election 2015: Labor moves to reassure business community on transition to governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | ABC News

    A Queensland Labor government would work closely with the business community to help expand the economy and create more jobs, the party's state secretary has said. With about 84 per cent of the vote counted following Saturday's election Labor appears closest to forming a minority government, with independent MP Peter Wellington declaring his support for the Australian Labor Party on Thursday.

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  19. Ex-chief minister Jon Stanhope challenges his party on gambling links and Norfolk IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Age

    ... declared their position. They support the abolition of self-government. Philosophically, for the Australian Labor Party to support a Liberal party proposal to abolish self-government on Norfolk Island just beggars belief." Mr Stanhope is calling for ...

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  20. Former Chief Minister Jon Stanhope challenges his party on gambling links and Norfolk IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Age

    ... declared their position. They support the abolition of self government. Philosophically, for the Australian Labor Party to support a Liberal party proposal to abolish self government on Norfolk Island just beggars belief." Mr Stanhope is calling for ...

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