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Transcript - ABC Drive

February 16, 2018

STEVE AUSTIN: The Labor Member for Lilley here in Queensland and former Federal Treasurer, Wayne Swan is warning that support for populism and anti-establishment parties in advanced economies is at its highest level since the Great Depression.

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Transcript - Speers

February 12, 2018

DAVID SPEERS: In other news over the weekend, the former Treasurer Wayne Swan has confirmed that he won't be going around again at the next election. He'll be leaving Parliament, making way for a new Labor candidate in his seat. And he joins me now. Wayne Swan, thanks for joining us.

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Transcript - ABC Brisbane Breakfast

February 12, 2018

To Wayne Swan and his swan song, the former Treasurer, the Member for Lilley has announced he will bow out of politics at the next election. Wayne Swan, you’re back in Canberra today. Good morning to you. Why make the decision now?

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Transcript - Candidacy at next Federal Election

February 14, 2018

Today I’m announcing that I will not be nominating as a candidate for the Labor Party at the next Federal Election.

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Media Release - Candidacy at next Federal Election

February 10, 2018

Today I’ll be announcing that I do not intend to nominate as a Labor Party candidate for the next Federal Election.

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Media Release - International Progressive Leaders To Tackle Inequality

January 29, 2018

In February, Labor will host progressive leaders and thinkers from around the world at a Sydney conference that will focus on the global challenge of overcoming economic and social inequality.

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