Monthly Archives: March 2013

Media laws and independents

My prediction is that those independents who work with the government on a deal to support the proposed media laws will be re-elected and those that don’t will face defeat.   So on my call Wilkie and Oakeshott are gone, and … Continue reading

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Julia 457’s and media reform

I am not convinced that Julia Gillard’s leadership is under imminent threat, despite the media frenzy.  It would seem to me that she has been going hard on things like 457 visas and media control, because she knows that if … Continue reading

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Briliant!

Well, well, well.  Rarely have I had such a laugh, Adam Giles Chief Minister of the Northern Territory, the first person of Indigenous descent to lead a government in Australia, and a conservative at that. This is the ultimate double … Continue reading

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