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Fact Check: Will Queensland's proposed abortion laws allow unrestricted access after 22 weeks?

Coalition senator for Queensland Matt Canavan claims that a bill proposing to decriminalise abortion in the state would allow unrestricted access to abortions after 22 weeks' gestation.
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Fact Check: Labor claims unemployment in Qld highest in 11 years

Queensland Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk claims there are almost 31,000 more Queenslanders without a job since March 2012 and blames the Liberal government for the rise.
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Fact Check: Joel Fitzgibbon says the Queensland Government recently approved a mine as big as Adani's Carmichael mine. Is he correct?

Labor's resources spokesman Joel Fitzgibbon claims that a coal mine the same size as Adani's was approved by the Queensland Government during the 2019 federal election campaign, and it "hardly got noticed."
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Fact Check: How severe is the drought in Queensland and New South Wales?

Tony Abbott claims some places in Queensland and NSW are experiencing a "once-in-a-quarter-century" or even a "once-in-a-century" drought.
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Fact Check: Did Queensland see its largest fall in jobs on record last year?

A policy document from the Liberal National Party in Queensland claims that the state is vying for last place in terms of unemployment, and that a record 30,000 jobs were lost in the state last year.
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Fact Check: Did Joh Bjelke-Petersen instigate the Fitzgerald inquiry?

Barnaby Joyce claims Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen brought about the Fitzgerald inquiry.
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Fact Check: Did Infrastructure Australia say Queensland's Cross River Rail project is not needed until 2036?

The Leader of One Nation in Queensland, Steve Dickson, says Infrastructure Australia has said the Cross River Rail project is "not needed" until 2036.
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Fact Check: Campbell Newman exaggerating crime statistics ahead of Qld poll

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman claims Queensland crime rates have "gone down very very significantly" because of Liberal policy.
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Fact Check: Are Queensland's new bikie laws too harsh to survive in other states and territories?

Former NSW public prosecutor Nicholas Cowdery claims Queensland's tough new bikie legislation would be "totally impossible" to pass in the ACT and Victoria, where human rights charters are in place.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander oral health care in Queensland

The Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council's report on Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Organisations about oral health services provided, and what challenges need to be addressed.