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In an exclusive first interview since the seat of North Sydney was declared by the Australian Electoral Commission, newly-elected independent Member, Kylea Tink, tells The Weekly Times she has "hit the ground running" and that the message from voters across the nation is that they want politics done differently.

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Kylea has backed calls for a comprehensive investigation of Australia's long-standing bipartisan immigration detention policy.

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Labor faces crossbench revolt over 'rushed' IR laws

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Kylea has asked for more time to consider Labor's "Closing Loopholes" industrial reforms, noting that the community is uneasy with the pace and scale of the proposed changes. Crossbench MPs are arguing that rushing the legislation through the chamber could have unintended consequences on small business and the economy.

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Push to limit immigration detention, ban detaining kids

Canberra Times, 27 November 2023

Kylea has introduced a private member's bill to reduce the time the government can hold someone in immigration detention to 90 days, as well as banning authorities from detaining children.

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Hard Solo changes name to Hard Rated after alcohol code breach

Sydney Morning Herald, 16 November 2023

Kylea says the Alcohol Beverages Advertising Code (ABAC) ruling sends a clear message to the industry that similar products would be unacceptable to the community.

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Hard Solo to be renamed after regulator finds alcoholic drink had 'evident appeal to minors'

The Guardian, 16 November 2023

Following strong advocacy from Kylea, the alcoholic drink Hard Solo will change its name to Hard Rated after Australia’s beverages advertising code regulator found the brand would have a “strong or evident appeal to minors”.

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Liberals seek to pit teals against each other in electoral boundary shift

Sydney Morning Herald, 30 October 2023

“Any proposal for moving Warringah west towards North Sydney would create a more significantly bifurcated electorate, split by Middle Harbour with three distinct zones which do not share cultural, sporting, community or issues links," Kylea has said of proposals to redraw electorate boundaries ahead of the next election.

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