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Malcolm Turnbull recalls parliament, threatens double dissolution

Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has recalled parliament for April 18 and prepared the way for an early election with a double dissolution. He will call a election for July 2, with all members of both houses of parliament standing for election, if legislation to create the building industry watchdog, the […]
Malcolm Turnbull recalls parliament, threatens double dissolution
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Why Malcom Turnbull backflipped on the GST

After his treasurer set the stage for an increase in the GST to 15% and associated tax cuts, prime minister Malcolm Turnbull surprised many earlier this week by abandoning the plan. He told the ABC that: “You have got to first decide: is this policy is going to give you […]
Why Malcom Turnbull backflipped on the GST