Lobbying review
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Senate’s proposed lobbyist reforms criticised

A review into lobbying at Parliament House has found that current rules haven’t kept pace with the growth of the billion-dollar industry.

A Senate inquiry into supermarkets has recommended making price gouging illegal.
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Price gouging should be illegal, according to a supermarkets inquiry

A Senate inquiry into how supermarkets set their prices has recommended making price gouging illegal to stop unfair cost increases.

Pauline Hanson's accused of using hate speech against Greens Senator Mehreen Faruqi.
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Pauline Hanson’s hate speech trial has begun

Pauline Hanson has been accused of using hate speech against Greens Senator Mehreen Faruqi in a 2022 social media post.

Will a string of inquiries into Australia's supermarkets bring down the cost of groceries?
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Will multiple inquiries into supermarkets make groceries cheaper?

Several inquiries are underway into the practices of Australia’s supermarkets, and how they set the prices of groceries.

Coles and Woolworths to face Senate Inquiry
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Senate to grill Coles and Woolworths over claims of overcharging

Australia’s supermarket giants, Coles and Woolworths, will face questions about whether they’re overcharging during a cost of living crisis.

Pat Dodson quits politics
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First Nations Senator Pat Dodson is quitting politics

Pat Dodson, a First Nations man and Labor Senator, has announced he’s quitting politics after seven years.

ADHD in Australia
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Senators call for ADHD treatment overhaul

1 in 20 people have ADHD in Australia. On Monday, a Senate Committee handed down a report targeted at improving the lives of people with ADHD.

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