NSW Conference - Key resolutions

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Direct election and NSW Labor's relationship with The Greens were two of the big issues tackled last weekend's state conference.

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Game change needed to keep Australian manufacturing alive

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The Federal Government will soon release a statement on industry and manufacturing policy. It will respond to the Prime Minister’s Taskforce on Manufacturing – and it comes at a critical time, writes Federal Member for Throsby, Stephen Jones.

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Boost tax take to deliver social contract

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The arguments being mounted for more austerity and less regulation, most conspicuously in Europe and the US but with increasing volume in Australia, say more about where the real battle lines are being drawn, writes Senator Doug Cameron.

 

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NSW Conference – Planning for the future

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The issues of planning, development and public access to Sydney’s waterfront delivered a community focus during Sunday morning’s session of NSW ALP Conference.

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NSW Conference – Time for action on Gonski

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A debate calling on the Federal Government to implement the key findings of the Gonski report dominated the final session of NSW ALP Conference.

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