[LINK] How Do I Stop Spam from the Palmer United Party?
tom.worthington at tomw.net.au
Sun Feb 2 10:29:25 AEDT 2014
On Sunday I received seventeen copies of the appended "New Year
Greetings" email from the Palmer United Party. I am happy to receive the
occasional newsletter from my elected representatives, but Clive Palmer
MP is not one of them.
I have forwarded all the messages to the ACMA Spam Intelligence
Any suggestions on how to stop this? There is an unsubscribe offer at
the end of the message, but a posting to Whirlpool indicates that a
request to be removed from the mailing list resulted in more email:
The Palmer United Party appears to use the IT company Alacrity
Technology, based in Mitchell, ACT. The company also promotes mobile
Tom Worthington, PO Box 13, Belconnen ACT 2617, Australia
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: New Year Greetings from the Palmer United Party
Resent-Date: Sun, 2 Feb 2014 03:37:12 +1100 (EST)
Resent-From: <tom.worthington at anu.edu.au>
Date: Sun, 2 Feb 2014 03:35:58 +1100
From: <ClivePalmer at palmerunitednews.com.au>
*New Year Greetings from the Palmer United Party*
In December 2013 the Federal Leader of the Palmer United Party and
Member for Fairfax, Clive Palmer MP, made his maiden speech to the
Australian Parliament. You can read Clive�s speech in full by CLICKING
HERE <http://palmerunited.com/2013/12/maiden-speech/>, or you can watch
a video of his maiden address HERE
<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zY6r5LsCzI>. Don�t forget to click the
�Like� button if you enjoy the video.
Since his election to the House of Representatives on November 1^st ,
Clive Palmer MP has already successfully represented his constituents
the electorate of Fairfax, securing $4.9 billion of federal funding for
the upgrade of the Bruce Highway. In addition, he has also played a
pivotal role in several key government decisions.
During his first meeting with his new cabinet, Prime Minister Tony
Abbott adopted� Palmer United�s stance
on paid lobbyists to protect the integrity of his government�� Read more
On 28 November Mr Palmer wrote to all members of the House of
Representatives and the Senate seeking their support for a private
member�s bill to ensure the Treasurer did not approve the sale of
GrainCorp, keeping the company in Australian hands. On 29 November the
Treasurer announced that the proposed sale of Graincorp would not go
ahead. You can read� Joe Hockey�s press release here.
�If anyone needed further evidence of the value of the Palmer United
Party then here it is,� Mr Palmer said. �The private member�s bill had
the overwhelming support of the parliament. The Treasurer had to act and
he did, so already the Palmer United Party is making a big difference.�
Read more here
*AEC lost ballot papers in WA Senate poll*
Despite being elected to the Senate after the initial count, Palmer
United�s WA Senate candidate Dio Wang was stripped of his seat in the
upper house after a recount, despite the AEC openly admitting that 1375
ballot papers had gone missing. You can read the� AEC�s press release
here <http://www.aec.gov.au/media/media-releases/2013/e10-31.htm>. Clive
Palmer believes the recount should be declared invalid�� Read more here.
*Are ASIO listening in on Members of Parliament?*
In his first question in the Lower House, Clive Palmer urged Prime
Minister Tony Abbott to come clean on allegations of political
surveillance of parliamentary members by ASIO�� Read more
or� watch a video here <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=axRZwxHMb44> and
remember to click the *�Like� *button if you like the video.
The Palmer United Party
This email is sent to you by Clive Palmer of the Palmer United Party. We
are a registered Australian political party. Note: The senders address
for this email is an unattended mailbox and is not monitored. If you
wish to contact us please do so by using the online form available at
www.palmerunited.com <http://www.palmerunited.com>or by postal at 380
Queen Street, Brisbane, QLD, 4000. If you wish to stop receiving this
information, please click here <http://www.alacritytech.com.au/pup>to
unsubscribe and you will be removed from the contact database.
This email has been authorised by Clive Palmer for and on behalf of the
Palmer United Party, 380 Queen Street, Brisbane, QLD, 4000.
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