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The hazards of voting Liberal

June 29, 2016 - 16:18 -- Admin

It’s clear that around half of all voters for the major parties will vote for the Liberal-National Coalition and half for Labor and the Greens. The result is likely to be close. There are many seats that promise to throw up intriguing results. If the Coalition wins, the Senate may end up being no more helpful to it than the last one.

What economic plan?

June 3, 2016 - 09:10 -- Admin

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull declared that GDP growth of 3.1%, reported by the ABS on 1 June, showed that his plan for the economy was on track:

You cannot succeed without a clear economic plan. Everything we have is encouraging companies to invest, to employ.

So far so good.

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May 31, 2016 - 10:25 -- Admin

Charles Dickens wrote a book called Oliver Twist. It is undoubtedly a classic. The book has been the subject of numerous reviews, movies and is frequently a subject for study in English Literature classes. Perhaps the best known section of the book is where young Oliver asks the Master of the Workhouse for ‘more’.