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  1. best-countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Canada.com

    ... is a great country. The best country on Earth. But it can be a better country," former prime minister Julia Gillard famously said during an election debate in 2010. Ian McAllister, a political scientist at Australian National University, suspects it ...

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  2. Bill Shorten clears the way for Labor shift on recognition of PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Age

    ... The Opposition Leader was one of the few members of the cabinet who in 2012 supported former prime minister Julia Gillard in a damaging cabinet split over Palestinian status at the United Nations in 2012. Mr Carr led and carried the case for the ...

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  3. Abbott wasn't always so pro-vaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Northern Territory News

    ... mother, somebody's sister, somebody's wife - $400 - I don't think so." Mr Abbott's then-counterpart, Julia Gillard, told ABC Radio at the time: "The PBAC's principle reason, as I understand it, was the cost of this vaccine. That's pretty ...

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  4. Diplomacy hits snag as Yangon embassy pours cold water on BBQRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Crikey

    So much for soft diplomacy - the Australian embassy in Yangoon has closed its doors to the wider Australian community in Myanmar. A significant shift in Australia's foreign affairs strategy is one of the more curious policies undertaken by Tony Abbott, a foreign affairs neophyte strikingly similar in this regard to Julia Gillard.

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  5. Education key to ending poverty: Julia GillardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Examiner

    FORMER Prime Minister Julia Gillard has urged 600 people gathered in Hobart on Tuesday morning to lobby hard in support of international education. Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard has urged 600 people gathered in Hobart on Tuesday morning to lobby hard in support of international education.

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  6. Julia Gillard tells of life after politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | NEWS.com.au

    ... airport she thought she was meeting the man of her dreams to start her 'incest family'. FORMER prime minister Julia Gillard says she's found a good life after politics, which includes time with her partner Tim Mathieson as well as a satisfying new ...

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  7. Jimmy Carter's message on women and religion goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... to women in leadership across the board. Look at the despicable way our one and only female prime minister Julia Gillard was treated. And there are just two women in the federal cabinet because, apparently, no other women have the necessary 'merit'. ...

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  8. Injury clips bowler Bird's contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Mercury

    ... Pipes on Mt Wellington may be bathed in red to promote one of Hobart's biggest festivals, Dark Mofo. FORMER PM Julia Gillard says she's found a good life after politics, which includes time with her partner Tim Mathieson as well as a satisfying new ...

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  9. Gillard living the good lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Mercury

    FORMER prime minister Julia Gillard says she's found a good life after politics, which includes time with her partner Tim Mathieson as well as a satisfying new job. Delivering an address in Hobart today, the 53-year-old said her new life included walks on the beach with Mr Mathieson and dog Reuben and her new job as chair of the board of the Global Partnership for Education.

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  10. City Council Considers Anti-TPP ResolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | City Limits

    A summit with leaders of the member states of the Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement . Pictured, from left, are Naoto Kan , Nguyen Minh Triet , Julia Gillard , Sebastian Pinera , Lee Hsien Loong , Barack Obama , John Key , Hassanal Bolkiah , Alan Garcia , and Muhyiddin Yassin .

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  11. Binding vote for Labor MPs on same-sex marriage 'foolish', says union heavyweight Joe de BruynRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... marriage but does not make it compulsory for Labor MPs to support it in a parliamentary vote. Former leaders Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd voted against same-sex marriage when it was put to a vote in 2012. He added that every ALP member knew that ...

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  12. Plibersek pushes to axe Labor Party conscience vote on same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | ABC News

    ... It was a close-run, and some delegates changed their position in order to ensure then-prime minister Julia Gillard was not embarrassed. Ms Plibersek has made no secret of the fact she supports binding the vote and will use this year's ALP National ...

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  13. Labor divided over push to axe conscience vote on marriage equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | ABC News

    ... It was a close-run thing. Some delegates changed their position in order to ensure then-prime minister Julia Gillard was not embarrassed. Ms Plibersek has made no secret of the fact that she supports binding the vote, but would not comment on it ...

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  14. Meet the boss: Insearch chief Heath DuckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... and Youth Insearch. Honourable mentions : Regular conference speaker including: Young Minds Conference 2012, Julia Gillard's Social Inclusion Conference 2010, and the Australian Family Law Conference on Children and the Family Law System, 2010. ...

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  15. 'The Nats are a waste of space': Windsor opens up about life in politicsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Crikey

    ... 4, was one of the three crossbenchers who determined the outcome of the 2010 election, delivering the prize to Julia Gillard. He is a rare bird in the

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  16. Fund public transport, Queensland urges federal governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Age

    ... ($300 million) and Moreton Bay. Regional Council ($105 million). It was announced by then-Labor prime minister Julia Gillard, but supported in principle by the federal coalition when they were in opposition. However Prime Minister Abbott now ...

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  17. The Gillard ProjectRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | ABC News

    If you were asked to use two words to sum up the personality of Julia Gillard, the words 'funny' and 'fun' probably wouldn't be the first that spring to mind. But Michael Cooney, a speechwriter for the former Prime Minister, says those are the two words that describe her best.

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  18. Author to share her journey of resilienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Thursday Magnet

    In the 1960s many young unwed mothers were forced to give up their babies for adoption. A Senate Inquiry into the punishing nature of adoption led to a formal apology by the then prime minister, Julia Gillard.

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  19. Wayne Swan launches new Inclusive Prosperity CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... executive Cameron Clyne, ACTU secretary Dave Oliver and economist Stephen Koukoulas who advised Prime Minister Julia Gillard. "It's clearly a group of people who are in the centre and the centre left of politics," said Mr Swan. "So, unashamedly, ...

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  20. Aussie PM shows off beer drinking skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Drinks Business

    ... a gay pride festival in 2013. During the 2010 Australian general election that Abbott won, then prime minister Julia Gillard aimed to make some political capital by ordering a pint of Tooheys Old while Abbott was being ridiculed in the press for ...

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