Knowledge Identifier: +Campbell_Newman
Born in 1963.
Countries: Australia (88%), (12%)
Linked to: Launceston Church Grammar School, Liberal National Party of Queensland, Liberal Party of Australia, Royal Military College, Duntroon
His mother, Jocelyn, was a Senator for Tasmania 1986-2002, and a minister in the Howard government
Michael Caltabiano - In a statement made on 15 March 2013, Queensland Premier Campbell Newman confirmed he had given Mr Caltibiano notice that his employment would be terminated from March 2015
On July 21 2014, Newman was forced to withdraw the controversial biker laws following a landslide defeat in a by-election in the seat of Stafford and rapidly decaying public approval across the state
At the 2015 state election, the Newman-led LNP suffered a large swing that resulted in a hung parliament; Newman himself lost the seat of Ashgrove to his Labor predecessor, Kate Jones