Naomi Woodley


Australia predicted to miss 2030 emissions reduction target without policy change

Australia will have to prevent close to two years' worth of emissions from reaching the atmosphere if it's to meet the government's climate targets for 2030. That's the view of environmental groups, based on the most recent emissions data just released by the federal government...

Justice Susan Kiefel appointed as next High Court Chief Justice

For the first time since it was established in 1903, a woman will lead the High Court of Australia. Justice Susan Kiefel has served on the High Court since 2007 and will be sworn in as Chief Justice in January next year. The federal government...

Federal government rules out changes to negative gearing

The Federal government has rejected a call by the New South Wales Planning Minister, Rob Stokes, for the Commonwealth to review tax breaks like negative gearing. Mr Stokes says just increasing housing supply won't address Sydney's affordability problem. The Opposition says his remarks should prompt...
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AMA calls for GP rebate to be unfrozen as Coalition seeks to 'build trust' over Medicare

The Australian Medical Association says unfreezing Medicare rebates for health practitioners should be on the Coalition's list if it wants to rebuild public trust. The Prime Minister has acknowledged the Coalition must work harder to convince voters when it comes to health policy. The AMA...