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Rebekha secures commitment for by-election promises

Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has secured a commitment from the Prime Minister that the Government will “deliver” on more than $21 million worth of projects pledged during the recent by-election.

Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie is escorted into the House of Representatives for her swearing-in ceremony this week by the Member for Denison Andrew Wilkie and the Member for Indi Cathie McGowan.

 

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Call for pre-poll facility on KI for future elections

Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has asked the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) to set up a pre-poll facility on Kangaroo Island during future Federal elections.

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Statement on by-election win

Rebekha Sharkie, the Member-Elect for Mayo, has released the following statement regarding the result in the Mayo by-election.

 

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Research institute crucial for resilient river in SA

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and her Centre Alliance colleagues in the Senate have called on the Federal and State Government to set up an SA Murray Research Institute. 

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Packed house for Politics in the Vines

Andrew Wilkie, the Independent Member for Denison and long-time campaigner for whistleblower protections, was the special guest at a campaign event in the Hills for local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie on Friday night.

Photo: Former Senator Skye Kakoschke-Moore, left, with Andrew Wilkie, the Independent Member for Denison, local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and Centre Alliance Senator Rex Patrick.
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Rebekha named 'defender' of the ABC

Local Candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has become the first politician to receive a ‘Defenders Badge’ from the Friends of ABC National.

 

Local Candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie receives a ‘Defenders Badge’ from Sue Pinnock, Friends of the ABC (SA/NT) President and SA representative on the ABC Friends National Committee. 

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Stop kicking the can down Victor Harbor Road

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and her SA-BEST MLC colleagues Frank Pangallo and Connie Bonaros are calling on the State Government to undertake an immediate scoping study on the cost of upgrading one of SA’s most dangerous roads – the Adelaide to Victor Harbor Road.
SA-BEST MLC Frank Pangallo and local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie will work to deliver a scoping study and Federal funding for the upgrading of Victor Harbor Road.
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Postal voting, pre-poll venues and dates

Pre-polling opens in Adelaide, Mount Barker and Victor Harbor next Tuesday, 10 July.

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Call for Federal Government to cut KI airport debt burden

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Bek backs 'Keep KI Commissioner' campaign

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie is backing a campaign by all the business and industry groups on KI to keep the role of the Kangaroo Island Commissioner.

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