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  1. Carbon repeal grabs world headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Age

    ... the divisive levy had contributed to the fall from power of former prime ministers John Howard, Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard. The Wall Street Journal said Australia's decision could have international consequences ahead of global climate talks to be ...

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  2. Australia repeals maligned 2-year-old carbon taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | SanLuisObispo.com

    ... to about 350 of Australia's biggest carbon polluters, was controversial from the start. Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard had initially vowed not to introduce a tax on carbon emissions. But after her Labor party was elected in 2010, she needed the ...

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  3. History shows again and again how nature points out the folly of man*Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Environmental Economics

    ... or $21.50, per metric ton of carbon dioxide when it was put into effect in 2012 under then-Prime Minister Julia Gillard of the Labor Party, which is now in the opposition. The price rose to 25 Australian dollars this month. 'Penalize' seems a bit of ...

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  4. Emission accomplished as carbon tax ditchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... in the demise of some of the nation's most senior leaders, including Malcolm Turnbull, Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard. Repealing the tax, frequently described by Mr Abbott as a ''wrecking ball'' on the Australian economy, honours a fundamental pledge ...

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  5. Australia repeals controversial carbon tax. Will others follow?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... emerging quiet energy-carbon revolution." Carbon pricing was introduced in 2012 by former Labor Prime Minister Julia Gillard, despite promising voters there would never be a carbon tax under a government she led. Her "broken promise" eroded Labor's ...

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  6. Carbon tax: A law has goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Age

    ... he called the policy. More than anything else, Abbott's win in 2013 was built on the very foundations of Julia Gillard's carbon tax backflip, a fact no one can gainsay. Yet for all the clarity on that point, it is also true that the election was ...

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  7. Australia Repeals An Unpopular Tax On Carbon EmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... and we will do what we think is the sensible thing to try to bring emissions down.'" "Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard had initially vowed not to introduce a tax on carbon emissions. But after her Labor party was elected in 2010, she needed the ...

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  8. The Sad, Sad, Cancellation of Australia's Carbon TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Forbes.com

    ... a problem that we need to solve?). When Australia first announced the tax there was a bit of a brouhaha. For Julia Gillard had gone on record as stating that there wouldn't be a carbon tax if she won the election. As it happened she needed the Green ...

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  9. Illawarra Labor MPs react to carbon tax demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... the divisive levy had contributed to the fall from power of former prime ministers John Howard, Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard. The Wall Street Journal said Australia's decision could have international consequences ahead of global climate talks to be ...

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  10. 'Useless, destructive' carbon tax repealed in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | CBC News

    ... to about 350 of Australia's biggest carbon polluters, was controversial from the start. Former prime minister Julia Gillard had initially vowed not to introduce a tax on carbon emissions. But after her Labour party was elected in 2010, she needed ...

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  11. Labor vows to bring back carbon policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Mercury

    ... political gamble after the Senate backed Prime Minister Tony Abbott's Bill to repeal the tax two years after Julia Gillard introduced it. Mr Abbott, who took his promise to axe the tax to two elections, said the repeal was a win for the Australian ...

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  12. Tony Abbott makes history by abolishing the hated carbon taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Spectator

    ... Minister John Howard - came very close to defeating a first-term government in 2010. When Rudd's successor Julia Gillard betrayed a key election pledge not to introduce a carbon tax, the scene was set for a landslide Liberal election last September. ...

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  13. Abbott may miss the carbon taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... to open. It was a Gothic scene which caused even the most scientific minds to doubt then-prime minister's Julia Gillard's assurances that the world would not end if Australia priced carbon. Then-Greens leader Bob Brown was poised to give a ...

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  14. Carbon price debate lingers after carbon tax axingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | ABC News

    ... a long and bruising political campaign, replete with backstabbing, policy U-turns and career-ending promises. JULIA GILLARD, PRIME MINISTER (Ch. 10 news, 2010): There will be no carbon tax under the government I lead. TONY ABBOTT, PRIME MINISTER: ...

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  15. If the shoe fits, give Aussie firms a fair goRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | NEWS.com.au

    ... between Australian manufacturers and cheaper overseas suppliers, a parliamentary inquiry has found. JULIA Gillard will make a rare public appearance to talk about her personal and political life and take questions from the audience in a fundraising ...

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  16. Gillard to make rare public appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | NEWS.com.au

    JULIA Gillard will make a rare public appearance to talk about her personal and political life and take questions from the audience in a fundraising event for Adelaide Writers' Week in October.

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  17. Push to ask more of school teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | NEWS.com.au

    ... between Australian manufacturers and cheaper overseas suppliers, a parliamentary inquiry has found. JULIA Gillard will make a rare public appearance to talk about her personal and political life and take questions from the audience in a fundraising ...

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  18. Carbon tax demise grabs world headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the divisive levy had contributed to the fall from power of former prime ministers John Howard, Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard. The Wall Street Journal said Australia's decision could have international consequences ahead of global climate talks to be ...

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  19. Tom Waterhouse appointed boss of William HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Canberra Times

    ... deal with the National Rugby League that involved giving live odds on air. It prompted then-prime minister Julia Gillard to pressure broadcasters into stopping the practice amid concerns about children's exposure to gambling. William Hill also ...

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  20. Australia repeals contentious carbon taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... Labor leader Bill Shorten told reporters. The carbon tax, introduced under former Labor Prime Minister Julia Gillard, charged around 350 of Australia's biggest companies 25.40 dollars for each tonne of CO2 they emitted. Big fossil fuel companies ...

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