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Delivering for a better Canberra

The Government went to the last election with a positive plan for renewal right across our city and suburbs. This Budget starts delivering it.

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Jun 06, 2017 3:07 PM

#CBR2020 - Achieving our ambition

I am focused on delivering today and building for tomorrow.

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Apr 06, 2017 2:20 PM

New Agencies to deliver renewed CBD and increased land supply

The ACT Government has introduced legislation today to establish the City Renewal Authority and the Suburban Land Agency.


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Mar 30, 2017 10:33 AM

My Government's priorities for 2017

We’ll support Canberrans when they need help, we’ll invest in infrastructure to keep our city moving and our economy growing, and we’ll deliver stronger schools and hospitals for everyone.

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Feb 14, 2017 10:17 AM

Delivering election commitments and a better Budget position

Yesterday I announced the 2016-17 Budget Review, which shows the ACT Government is getting on with the job of delivering our election commitments and maintaining a strong focus on returning the budget to balance.

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Feb 08, 2017 8:26 AM

ACT joins in to help #putthembackup

The ACT Government will join in the national #putthembackup campaign.

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Jan 23, 2017 10:48 AM

Canberrans to vote on new numberplate slogans

Following an overwhelming response from Canberrans - who submitted 1875 possible new numberplate slogans - a final 10 options are now open to a public vote.

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Jan 05, 2017 10:53 AM

My first speech to the 9th Assembly

By re-electing my government, Canberrans have voted for a positive vision of a confident and self-reliant city, where everyone is welcome and where everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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Oct 31, 2016 2:20 PM

ACT Labor campaign launch

We will govern for all Canberrans - for Canberrans' health, education and jobs - to keep the city we love, and make it even better.

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Sep 17, 2016 1:02 PM

Canberran officially a word, time for the squiggly line to go

'Canberran' is of course a proud descriptor given to the inhabitants of and things relating to the capital, and its use can be traced in official records as far back as 1919, but as any user of digital devices knows, it's not recognised by spell check software.

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Aug 24, 2016 6:17 PM