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Anthony Roberts Idea to Use Superannuation for New Home Buyers is Not So Super.

The idea by Anthony Roberts – State Member for Lane Cove saying that he wants first home owners to be able to access their superannuation to purchase their first homes (North Shore Times – Thursday 23rd February) is yet another example of the Liberals undermining the superannuation system in Australia. Once again they are not tackling the real problems contribution to making housing unaffordable for many Australians. 

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PUBLIC FORUM: Should Racial Discrimination be Allowed in Australia?

North Sydney Labor is organising a public forum with NSW Senator Sam Dastyari on Tuesday 7th March to discuss the proposed changes to the Racial Discrimination Act.

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The Fight for Housing Affordability Must Continue.

Housing affordability is going to continue to be a big issue. I believe Labor still has the best policy to address this issue. 

There is no question that negative gearing on investment properties has distorted our housing market. A $600,000 home for a couple who wish to live in it will cost them $700 a week in principle and interest repayments. That same home if purchased by an investor will cost $100 week after tax deductions and depreciation. 

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Lane Cove Labor Secures Commitment For Schools in Lane Cove

The Sydney Metro Strategy for new dwellings in Lane Cove has increased demand for student places at local State Public Schools and State High Schools.

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LABOR'S NEGATIVE GEARING CHANGES WILL MAKE HOUSING MORE AFFORDABLE.

Bill Shorten's announcement yesterday about Labor's new policy on the treatment of negative gearing is an example of how rank-and-file members can contribute to the creation of Labor Policy.

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PUBLIC LAND SHOULD BE USED FOR SCHOOLS

Its time that Lane Cove Council considered our public land for public services. Not for ventures that the private sector would provide anyway.

 

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ANDREW ZBIK WELCOMES LABOR'S APPROACH FOR CYCLING IN LANE COVE

Labor Candidate for Lane Cove Andrew Zbik has welcomed the announcement on Monday by Shadow Minister for Transport Penny Sharpe regarding Labor’s commitment to cycling on the lower North Shore.

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