Election 2016: 'Labor will fix the NBN'

Andrew Pearson
Updated June 14 2016 - 4:12pm, first published 3:45pm
Cunningham MP Sharon Bird (left), Labor's regional communications spokesman and Throsby MP Stephen Jones, Michael McKeogh from Fibre Optics Design and Construct, and Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare with fibre-optic cable used for the NBN, during September last year. Picture: Kirk Gilmour
Cunningham MP Sharon Bird (left), Labor's regional communications spokesman and Throsby MP Stephen Jones, Michael McKeogh from Fibre Optics Design and Construct, and Labor communications spokesman Jason Clare with fibre-optic cable used for the NBN, during September last year. Picture: Kirk Gilmour

Labor’s election NBN pledge would see homes already connected to the National Broadband Network (NBN) via “lousy copper” shifted to the full fibre-to-the-premises model. 

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Andrew Pearson

Andrew grew up in the western Riverina town of Hay and has strong ties to the region. He is a former DA journo who has a passion for breaking news and has covered everything from council and politics to crime and court.

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