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Direct community engagement in Belconnen

The ACT Government are taking Pop-up Cabinet on the road again next week to meet with Belconnen community members.

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Nov 24, 2015 11:47 AM

Head contractor chosen for University of Canberra Public Hospital

A highly-regarded national company with extensive experience in designing, building and maintaining health-care facilities has been chosen as the Head Contractor for $139 million University of Canberra Public Hospital project.

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Nov 20, 2015 12:47 PM

Better transport for Canberra

Transport Canberra will support strong public transport for all areas of Canberra particularly for those demographics and groups that rely heavily on public transport.

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Nov 17, 2015 11:08 AM

250 new jobs for Canberra as IKEA opens

The eagerly anticipated opening of furniture retailer IKEA will see a big boost to the ACT's economy - with 250 new jobs created and an increase in interstate visitors to the capital.

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Nov 17, 2015 9:42 AM

My speech to the Canberra Progressive Summit

We are able to achieve things in Canberra impossible in most other places.  We are a community that values equality, community, and progress - and are willing to invest to make our shared vision a reality. 

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Nov 14, 2015 9:00 AM

ACT Labor Pre-selection

I am a proud Canberran, social progressive and economic reformer.  I am also Chief Minister and leader of ACT Labor.

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Nov 03, 2015 4:24 PM

ACT Government sets agenda with productive sitting week

Transport was the major focus for the ACT Government in this sitting week

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Oct 29, 2015 5:43 PM

Annual Canberra SpringOUT Pride Festival celebrates our LGBTIQ friendly city

Today I was pleased to join Catherine McGregor AM to launch the 2015 Canberra SpringOUT Pride Festival and release an exciting program of events that celebrate LGBTIQ life in our city.

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Oct 22, 2015 5:37 PM

CBR film takes homes silver at the Cannes Corporate Media and TV Awards

Last night at the Cannes Corporate Media and TV Awards, Screencraft, a Canberra based production company took home a Silver Dolphin for the production of the Brand Canberra film released in January 2015

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Oct 16, 2015 3:58 PM

ACT Government announces new Fulbright scholarship

Today in Washington I announced that the ACT Government will fund a new Fulbright Scholarship, which each year will allow a Canberra resident to travel to the US, or will see an American resident bring their knowledge to Canberra.

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Oct 12, 2015 11:24 AM