Media Releases

UA Guidelines for Responding to Sexual Assault

July 20, 2018

Terri Butler MP welcomes the release of Universities Australia’s guidelines for university responses to sexual assault and harassment as part of the Respect.Now.Always. initiative.   “Labor welcomes the release of these guidelines which will help universities across Australia better respond to sexual harassment and assault,” Ms Butler said.

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Congratulations to World Wellness Group

July 18, 2018

Member for Griffith Terri Butler MP will attend tonight's thank you function for individuals and businesses that have helped World Wellness Group move into a bigger clinic. Since opening in 2012, World Wellness Group has provided essential health services to refugees, and to people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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Butler Urges Passage of Abortion Law Reform bill

July 16, 2018

"It is well past time that these 19th century laws, criminalising abortion, be removed from the statute books," Terri Butler said. "I urge each member of the Queensland parliament to favourably consider the Law Reform Commission's report, and to support the Palaszczuk's proposed legislation," she said.

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Butler wishes all Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders a happy NAIDOC week

July 13, 2018

This year’s theme - Because of Her, We Can – invites reflection on, and celebration of, the active and significant role of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women.

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Butler Supports Rally to Save the ABC

July 13, 2018

Time and time again, Mr Turnbull and the Liberals have shown contempt for the Australian people and the ABC services on which they rely.

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Turnbull government fails young people on jobs

July 04, 2018

The Turnbull government’s atrocious record when comes to youth unemployment and youth underemployment has been exposed by a report from the Reserve Bank of Australia.  The RBA’s research shows how tough it is for young people when it comes to jobs.

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A STRONG VOICE FOR THE SOUTHSIDE