Media Releases

18
Sep 2012

Growers fear wipe-out after government gives up on NQ Siam

KAP Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is seeking intervention from the Federal Government to stop the Qld Government’s axing of a vital program to eradicate one of the world’s most invasive weeds, which could wipe out North Queensland’s agricultural industries.

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14
Sep 2012

All eyes on our seas in wake of Aussie farms sell-off

KAP Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has welcomed the passage of laws to stop the sell-off of Australia’s biggest fishing operation to overseas interests, just days after he joined protesters in Canberra rallying against the closure of our under-utilised northern waters…

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4
Sep 2012

Crocodile tears over foreign ownership of farmland

AUSTRALIANS who are disgusted about the sale of Australia’s largest cotton farm to overseas interests should be equally appalled by the ‘crocodile tears’ objections of politicians belonging to major parties which are determined to sell out our country, says KAP…

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30
Aug 2012

Fair Indexation Veteran Super

We wish to draw your attention to a disgraceful and sneaky display of party games during Parliament on the very serious issue of pensions and other entitlements for those who defend our nation. Bob voted against a Coalition motion that pretended to support military superannuation…

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27
Aug 2012

Jobs need protecting

Bob told a passionate crowd of rallying public servants that the State Government had broken a promise to protect jobs. He told them that in the weeks before the state election, Together secretary Alex Scott stood in the Australian Party headquarters and said he had a commitment…

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23
Aug 2012

Shoppers fight back against demise of Aussie industry

Australians concerned about the demise of our nation’s grocery manufacturers can be 100 per cent sure they are supporting their country at a one-of-a-kind “OnlyOz” store in Brisbane being officially opened by KAP Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter tomorrow. After…

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16
Aug 2012

National launch - Australian Manufacturing and Farming Program

Bob joined Senators John Madigan and Nick Xenophon as well as Dick Smith at Federation Square in front of Parliament House for the Canberra national launch of Australian Manufacturing and Farming Program (http://www.amfp.org.au), which encourages MPs to do "work experience" at farms…

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30
Jul 2012

LNP Government must come clean on sacrificing regional Queensland

KAP Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has called on the State Government to come clean about its “agenda to sacrifice regional Qld so they can build pleasure domes in the parliamentary precinct” after the axing of yet another North Qld project. “Last week they…

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27
Jul 2012

Katter calls for Federal intervention on NT banana quarantine

Late yesterday, KAP federal leader Bob Katter asked the Prime Minister to intervene after the Northern Territory Government made a diabolical decision to lift quarantine restrictions for a disease that has wiped out the NT banana industry. NT banana farms have almost been destroyed…

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