Funding to help Queensland’s most vulnerable

Queensland Senator, Amanda Stoker, has urged community providers of financial crisis services and financial education programs to apply for funding under the Federal Government’s Financial Wellbeing and Capability Activity Grants round. Senator Stoker said the Coalition Government is providing $328 million in grants for community organisations to administer financial crisis assistance and financial education services.…

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Senator Amanda Stoker, Queensland’s voice for life

NEW Queensland LNP senator Amanda Stoker predicts “terrible consequences” if euthanasia becomes law, and is determined to stand up in parliament for her pro-life, Christian beliefs and the right to religious freedom. “People in this building should be standing up for the fundamentals – like the right to live,” Senator Stoker, a Brisbane mother-of-three and a lawyer,…

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First Speech

  Australians don’t trust politicians. It’s a universal truth. In fact, Australians are losing faith across the four sectors of the economy—government, media, corporate and non-government organisations. But for my new role as senator for Queensland it is concerning—most concerning—that people’s trust in Australia’s institution of government, which has delivered peace and stability in this…

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Senator Amanda Stoker’s call to arms in maiden speech

UNFAIR dismissal laws should be watered down, while “union monopolies” broken up and taxed in order to create more jobs, LNP Senator Amanda Stoker said in her maiden speech in Parliament this evening. In a call to arms to conservatives, Senator Stoker said industrial relations desperately needed to be reformed to give employers more room…

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Union Tax

The ACTU claims that changes to our workplace relations framework are needed to address insecure work and flat lining wage growth. But at a time when unions are making record profits from side ventures while membership rates sit at record lows, the tax-free status of unions as non-for-profit organisations is ripe for reform. Major unions…

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