[SBS] - Tasmanian independent Andrew Wilkie no longer automatically supports Labor and now has increased power to bargain with the government. But Mr Windsor said he would find it difficult to support a cut in the diesel rebate even though he supported a
[Sydney Morning Herald] - Key independent Andrew Wilkie, who withdrew support for the government in January, said it was a ''mixed bag'' and he would need to study the detail before deciding how he would vote. He was particularly concerned over the schoolchildren's bonus
[Sydney Morning Herald] the parliamentary consideration of the budget bills, the government will need the votes of three of the four crossbenchers it has regularly relied upon (Tony Windsor, Rob Oakeshott, Adam Bandt and Andrew Wilkie) if the Coalition opposes a measure.
[Sydney Morning Herald] - It also has increased the bargaining power of crossbench MPs, especially Tasmanian independent Andrew Wilkie who had withdrawn support for the Labor minority government. While the government appears safe from any no-confidence motion, it now needs the
[Property Observer] - Caversham, a Federation house, was marketed by Steve Burke and Andrew Wilkie of Jellis Craig. “A much-anticipated auction, this one as the property was a rare offering – an original home with fantastic bones on excellent land size and prized
[Catholic Leader] - "In fact only three people voted against them - Bob Katter (Independent), Andrew Wilkie (Independent) and Adam Bandt (Greens). "This is despite the fact that there are many informed voices speaking against the bills and the negative impact this
[The West Australian] - Key independent Andrew Wilkie - whose vote is crucial if the coalition blocks anything in Parliament - also has reservations about the bonus. He is concerned that the money will not be restricted to spending on education, citing how the economic
[Brisbane Times] - Tasmanian independent Andrew Wilkie twice sided with the Coalition in motions to suspend standing orders; Tony Windsor and Rob Oakeshott have said they are taking advice on the Fair Work Australia report that concerns Mr Thomson.
[ABC Online (blog)] - The Independent Member for Denison Andrew Wilkie told Leon health remains a major issue for Tasmania.However he said in terms of issues, the future of the Member for Dobell Craig Thomas remained one of the most important facing Parliament.
[ABC Online (blog)] - Covering the central parts Denison, It is an area where the Greens outpolled both the Labor and Liberal Parties at the state election, and where the Liberal Party slipped to fourth behind Independent Andrew Wilkie at the federal election.
[The Shout] - By Clyde Mooney Clubs Australia has called on Tasmanian Independent MP Andrew Wilkie to stop blocking genuine poker machine reform after his renewed bid to pressure the Federal Government to take stronger action on the issue.
by isocondor Recently the “independent MP Andrew Wilkie says foreign troops, including Australians, should get out of Afghanistan even though that means more people will die”. The very moment US forces started the war against Talibans the ...
by Rafe Health: Andrew Wilkie. Industrial Relations: Bill Shorten. Education and the Arts: Lee Rhiannon. Beached Whales: Lurch MP. Written by Rafe. September 5th, at 11:41 am. Posted in Uncategorized. « Pairing of the Speaker ...