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Speech in support of Larissa Waters' Senate appointment

My speech commending Larrissa Waters' appointment to the Senate.


Regulator knocked back shopping centre pokies 20 years ago

THE state’s gaming machine regulator knocked back an application for pokies at Indooroopilly Shopping Centre’s Pig N Whistle pub in 1998, a local MP says.


No more second chances: Greens call for Qld Labor to Stop Adani

Queensland Greens MP Michael Berkman has called on Queensland Labor to scrap Adani after reports that Adani has illegally started work on the Carmichael mine.


Speech on Disability Services and Other Legislation

Here are a few thoughts on the rollout of the NDIS which is currently underway here in Brisbane.


Speech on fixing Estimates

On 22 August 2018 I spoke in Parliament calling for reform of the Budget Estimates process to increase accountability and transparency.


Greens condemn shocking double standard for Adani protestors

Greens MP Michael Berkman has condemned the double standard of clamping down on peaceful protesters while the clock runs out to prosecute Adani for knowingly breaking the law.  


Greens welcome Adani prosecution - time to scrap it

5 September 2018 Greens MP Michael Berkman has welcomed the government’s decision to prosecute Adani for knowingly spilling toxic coal sludge in the Great Barrier Reef and is urging Labor to scrap the project.


Anti-Adani protesters cover MPs in black confetti

Anti-Adani protesters have infiltrated Queensland Parliament and staged a protest during Question Time.


Anti-Adani protesters allegedly confetti bomb State Parliament

THE Clerk of State Parliament has directed police to issue several anti-Adani protesters with a summons to appear in court after they were ejected from the House this morning when they allegedly showered MPs with black confetti.


Question Time: Adani prosecution?

Here's a spill that really deserves your attention...


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