Edition: Global  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

Blow to Malcolm Turnbull as MP George Christensen crosses the floor, votes with Labor on penalty rates

The Age Tuesday, 20 June 2017 ()
Rebel government backbencher George Christensen has crossed the floor and voted with Labor to protect workers penalty rates, in an embarrassing blow to the Turnbull government.
0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: Storyful Studio - < > Embed

News video: Labor Will Reportedly Block Coalition's New Citizenship Laws

Labor Will Reportedly Block Coalition's New Citizenship Laws 01:42

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Tuesday, June 20, that those seeking Australian citizenship should speak English.In a press conference, the Liberal party leader accused the opposition of “disrespecting Australian citizenship” by opposing the government’s proposed changes to...

Recent related news

Govt MP crosses the floor on penalty rates

Nationals MP George Christensen has crossed the floor to vote with Labor as it unsuccessfully tried to stop cuts to penalty rates.
SBS - Science

Govt MP breaking ranks over penalty rates

Nationals MP George Christensen plans to introduce private legislation with the support of the Nick Xenophon Team that seeks to protect penalty rates.
SBS - Science


You Might Like


Other recent news in Front Page

Senate HEALTH CARE Bill Includes Deep Cuts to MedicaidThe Bubble: Conservative and liberal spin on the Senate health CARE BILL
Philadelphia 76ers take Markelle Fultz, Los Angeles Lakers pick Lonzo Ball in NBA DRAFTBREXIT: UK offer on EU citizens a good start, says Merkel
State-Owned QATAR AIRWAYS Seeks 10 Percent Stake In American AirlinesBrendan Dassey Of 'MAKING A MURDERER' Wins Big In Federal Appeals Court
DONALD TRUMP nominates NFL team owner Woody Johnson as envoy to BritainFACEBOOK launches initiative to fight online hate speech
Qatar row: Arab STATES send list of steep demandsSanchez scores early but Chile held by GERMANY to a 1-1 draw

Twitter

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+