Category Archives: 2013 election

Was George Pell a Political Prisoner?

The wrongful imprisonment of George Pell was not an accident or flaw in the system. It was a product of a system tainted by soft political corruption, i.e. Victoria Police and the Victorian criminal justice system, being institutions captured by … Continue reading

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Depart, I say.

We are fighting to-day for our life, for our liberty, for our all; we cannot go on being led as we are. I have quoted certain words of Oliver Cromwell. I will quote certain other words. I do it with … Continue reading

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We never had an ETS?

Shaun Carney makes a strange argument today: It’s getting close to 10 years since the Liberal-National Coalition and the Labor Party both went to an election promising to introduce an emissions trading scheme. But we’ve never had one. We got … Continue reading

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The unusual suspects

It is the end of days – liberal minded people – not to mention actual Liberal voters – having to rely on the ALP and Greens to ensure that Tony Abbott doesn’t break an election promise. This morning Terry McCrann … Continue reading

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Day 15 of a broken promise

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Day 14 of a broken promise

A very good speech to be sure and the full text can be found here: Should the Coalition win the election, there will be no nasty surprises and there’ll be no lame excuses. No surprises and no excuses. The Coalition’s … Continue reading

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Day 12 of a broken promise

Update: Andrew Bolt interprets the photo as wowserism. Apparently Treasurers who cut Government spending should not smoke cigars: Memo to Joe Hockey In the following weeks you will also not be allowed to: Raise a glass Drink champagne Eat at … Continue reading

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Day 11 of a broken promise

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Joe Hockey doubles down

We went to the last election promising to introduce a levy for PPL so claims that we said we would never introduce new taxes are just wrong. Source.

Posted in 2013 election, Taxation | 47 Comments

Day 10 of a broken promise

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