• PMA 1977

    Senator for South Australia

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I am not driven by politics. But through politics, I have the opportunity to drive change.

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Animal Welfare

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Disability Services

Indigenous Affairs

Mental Health

Sport

Veterans' Affairs

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Skye Kakoschke-Moore
South Australia

Australian senator warns of war with China

World Socialist Web Site - April 25, 2017

Last Thursday, Nick Xenophon, a prominent “third party” senator in the Australian parliament, warned of the catastrophic consequences of a US war with China ...and more »

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Nick Xenophon slams sporting code action against Government's proposed gambling advertising reform

ABC Online - April 20, 2017

"When you look at the salary packages paid to the executives of these codes, it puts into perspective their community arguments and they need to think about their fans." Several weeks ago the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) proposed a bill seeking to ban ...and more »

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Stephen Conroy steps up fight vs in-wagering ads in Australia

CalvinAyre.com - April 19, 2017

Several weeks ago, the three-member Nick Xenophon team proposed a bill that sought to ban gambling ads to during live TV sport, among other things. That bill was rebuffed by the Senate Estimates Committee on grounds that the federal government has ...

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Nick Xenophon: abolish TV licence fees, toughen Google and ...

The Australian Financial Review - April 25, 2017

Senate powerbroker Nick Xenophon believes the federal government should abolish broadcast licence fees altogether for free-to-air television and implement a ...and more »

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Australian senator warns of war with China

World Socialist Web Site - April 25, 2017

Last Thursday, Nick Xenophon, a prominent “third party” senator in the Australian parliament, warned of the catastrophic consequences of a US war with China ...and more »

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Australian Goods Tax Targeting E-Commerce Faces Senate Block

Bloomberg BNA - April 24, 2017

Senator Nick Xenophon, a wily political operator who leads a team of three senators, similarly told Bloomberg BNA, “I am concerned this will be a debacle.” “It could end up having all sorts of unintended consequences,” he told Bloomberg BNA by phone.and more »

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SA Health hired private detective to vet Oakden complaints

The Australian - April 25, 2017

The South Australian government hired a private detective to look into complaints at the state-run Oakden aged care centre and interview distressed relatives, records show. Documents obtained by The Australian include letters of complaints to health ...and more »

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$400 power price hike on the way

dailytelegraph.com.au - April 25, 2017

And there are fears NSW could become the next South Australia, with the cost of doing business to become so high that manufacturers will flee the state. The shock price hike of between 10-20 per cent comes on the back of closures to Victoria's ...

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Chief Minister Andrew Barr to consider citizens' jury on big decisions

The Canberra Times - April 25, 2017

Photo: Rohan Thomson. Chief Minister Andrew Barr will consider a citizens' jury in his push for wider consultation. The juries are used in South Australia on questions such as whether to use the state as a storehouse for nuclear waste, compulsory ...

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