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The Palmer United Party, led by founder Clive Palmer campaigned on a number of key issues in the lead up to the 2013 Federal Election. Palmer United Party stands for and is committed in its efforts and vision to carry out the following policy initiatives: • Education Reform – improved educational outcomes for all Australian children and make higher education free. • Migration and Refugees – a more humane, compassionate and practical migration and refugee policy. • Social Security and Welfare – a fair and equitable needs based approach to social security and welfare, looking after Australians in need which is consistent with a strong Australian economy. • Environment and Climate Change – a balanced and common sense approach to protect and enhance Australia’s unique environment. • Economy, Infrastructure and Australian Jobs – growing the economy and protecting the rights of all Australians and a common sense approach to protect and develop infrastructure. • Electoral Reform – an efficient, transparent and democratic electoral process for Australia in the 21st century. • Tax Reform – a fair and equitable tax system which provides appropriate incentives for Australians to work hard and prosper. • Political Integrity – a transparent, truthful and accountable political system, free from corruption and manipulation. • Consumer Protection – improved protection for the rights of consumers delivering better outcomes for all Australians, particularly in the financial and food sectors. • Community and Social Responsibility - a fairer and more inclusive society. 58 The Last Sentry at the Gate: Clive Palmer & the 44th Parliament of Australia Clive Palmer and Candidates from Western Australia


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