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The continuing nonsense of L A W tax changes

March 27, 2018 - 22:51 -- Admin

Of all the nonsensical aspects  of our current parliamentary system surely one of the greatest is the way governments pretend to legislate for things that will not come into effect for many years down the  track. The current example is the fiction of the Turnbull government's company tax cuts which assume that a future government will not do something different. It is just laughable as anyone who remembers Paul Keating's L A W income tax cuts will understand

Politicians should ban Bruce Bilson

March 27, 2018 - 22:24 -- Admin

Politicians of all parties should ban all contact with the disgraced former Liberal minister Bruce Bilson. The man who failed to disclose he was collecting a salary from a powerful business lobby group while still a member of parliament is now acting as a lobbyist for the Franchise Council of Australia. Decent politicians would refuse to deal with him.

Bob Brown and the Tarkine - What the Greens really should be worrying about

March 21, 2018 - 18:08 -- Admin