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Kidman sale blocked - for now...

29th April 2016

Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon said the Treasurer’s ‘preliminary decision’ today to block the sale of Australia’s biggest private landholding S. Kidman & Co to a foreign company is “obviously welcome and highlights the need for real reform in this area”.
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Report's helicopter view of pollies' entitlements doesn't go far enough

23rd March 2016

Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, says that whilst he welcomed the long awaited report on the Parliamentary Entitlements System Review, “the report still doesn’t go far enough to be in line with community expectations and to the accountability of politicians for their expenses”.
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In-play betting ban not such a sure thing

18th March 2016

Independent Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon, has welcomed the temporary ban on in-play online betting on live sport, but says the ban needs to be long-term and part of a comprehensive package of measures to tackle the increasing harm caused by online gambling.
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