May 2016

Commented on a story 24th May 2016 7:54 PM

THE Australian Republican Movement’s National Chair Peter FitzSimons AM will be speaking in Lismore and Ballina today as part of the ARM’s grassroots campaign.

FitzSimons brings Republic mission to Northern Rivers today

"Oho - so you equate yourself with her then? "

Commented on a story 24th May 2016 12:59 PM

THE Australian Republican Movement’s National Chair Peter FitzSimons AM will be speaking in Lismore and Ballina today as part of the ARM’s grassroots campaign.

FitzSimons brings Republic mission to Northern Rivers today

"What's with the head gear - Oh, striving for an identity I suppose? Another for the band wagon and..."

Commented on a story 24th May 2016 10:21 AM

FLY-IN, fly-out justice could be eliminated under a National MP’s plan to force New South Wales District Court judges to live in the regions where they preside

Call for judges to live where they work

"What absolute rubbish! Judicial impartiality bites the dust. Embedding Judges in a community is..."

Commented on a story 22nd May 2016 2:32 PM

Shorten claimed Turnbull was involved in an AFP raid on Labor offices in Melbourne, an allegation which has been refuted.

AFP RAIDS: Who knew what and when?

"Frankly "who knew what" is irrelevant here and both parties can wear it. The fact is that there..."

Commented on a story 21st May 2016 5:23 PM

IF the bookmakers are any guide the race for Cowper in the upcoming Federal Election has already been run and won.

Online bookmaker considers Cowper a safe bet for Nationals

"Is this real? If so it's truly frighting that these people get a vote to squander."

Commented on a story 21st May 2016 2:17 PM

THE push for a second crossing of the Clarence River in Grafton has been a slow process 56 years in the making.

56 YEARS: Grafton’s second bridge a long time coming

"It is way, way too late, with the town soon to be by-passed it is sheer folly to spend this money on a..."

Commented on a story 21st May 2016 2:08 PM

CLARENCE MP Chris Gulaptis will announce the preferred tenderer to design and build the long-awaited new Grafton bridge at 10.30am today.

Grafton Bridge tender announcement

"That could be your finest hour Chris - and to think that you did it all by yourself?"

Commented on a story 21st May 2016 12:04 PM

WITH the announcement of a preferred tenderer, the second Clarence River crossing is one step closer to becoming reality.

Preferred tenderer for new Grafton bridge announced

"...and the thing is at least 50 years too late, how people can tolerate the intolerable the way they..."

Commented on a story 20th May 2016 2:57 PM

"IT'S pretty clear our government is sending offensive messages to refugees."

OPINION: Words and acts offensive

"Well, both sides of politics raced each other to the bottom of the gutter and having reached it, I..."

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