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Former South Australian premier John Bannon dies aged 72

Posted December 13, 2015 18:08:17 Former South Australian premier John Bannon has died, aged 72, following fighting a extreme illness for many years. The former Labor leader passed away surrounded by family members nowadays. Mr Bannon led the Labor Party to Government at the 1982 election, where he became premier and treasurer. He held the…


SA Premier to unveil tax reform package in bid to break GST impasse

Posted November 26, 2015 06:45:39 Photo: Mr Weatherill hopes the package will support break an impasse about the GST debate. (ABC News: Nick Harmsen) South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill has proposed the Federal Government expand the GST to consist of economic services in return for state governments abolishing so-called “nuisance taxes” such as stamp duty…