Fake News

Last week, I did an interview with Buzzfeed to see if Donald Trump’s assessment was correct. Sadly he was proven right.

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Marriage Plebiscite

The Senate will shortly have the opportunity to effectively decide whether Australians will have a full plebiscite or a postal plebiscite on the issue of marriage.

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Citizenship Claims

Continued claims that I have not been eligible to be a member of the Australian Senate at any time throughout my political career are absurd and have been comprehensively disproven.

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The sensible centre & Liberal values

Overnight, the Prime Minister delivered the Disraeli lecture, a lecture established to honour the founder of the modern day Conservative Party in the United Kingdom, Benjamin Disraeli. While, like many, I was somewhat taken a-back by headlines in the media I took the time to read the Prime Minister’s speech.

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About Eric

Eric Abetz has been a Liberal Senator for Tasmania since 1994 and has served in a range of Leadership, Ministerial and Shadow Ministerial roles.

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