TONY Abbott will commute daily to western Sydney next week during a tour that is set to coincide with Julia Gillard’s Rooty Hill-based stay in the area, and which one Labor MP has labelled “stalking”. Michelle Rowland, Labor MP for Greenway in Sydney’s west, today said the timing of Mr Abbott’s visit was a stunt
Virgin Australia (VAH) has felt the cost of the carbon tax, announcing a net profit after tax of $23 million, down $28.8 million on the same period last year. The company estimates the impact of the carbon tax at $24.4 million. But not to worry says Combet, the business is still profitable; AUSTRALIA’S aviation industry
Another day in hell for Julia as The Australian front page details all her troubles. The ALP must hate them for regularly pointing out how hopeless they are and whilst in denial, they waste time blaming the messenger. Mumbles has a piece on how they have always got their leadership selection wrong over the last decade
The Greens and the ALP are undergoing a trail separation. Christine Milne says, amongst other things, that the ALP have put the interests of Evil Big Mining ahead of the country. I think she’s talking about the ALP’s decision on the Tarkine reserve. Bourke decided to base his decision on jobs rather than endangered species,
Illegal refugees are sewing their lips together in Nauru. Apparently they are disappointed that they didn’t progress straight to a life of social security wealth. Pity we couldn’t talk some of the Human Rights spokespeople into doing something similar, or at least shutting up about our unwanted trespassers. Others are on a hunger strike. Yawn!
Craig Thomson at his filing hearing; “What was disappointing about today was it became clear that not only was last Thursday wrongly done by the police, but after 18 months in relation to investigating this matter they still don’t even have witnesses that they’re able to produce for us in terms of some of these
The Dark Side continue with their “Turnbull would be a better leader” push to try and sow more doubt in peoples mind about Abbott.Today’s contribution is from Windsor, of all people, who claims the Coalition would win with Turnbull. I’ve got news for you Windsor – the Coalition will win with Abbott and you, amongst
Gillard announces election to be held on 14 Sep handing the Coalition a huge advantage. Day One – ALP Craig Thomson arrested and charge with 149 incidences of fraud. Day Two - McClelland announces retirement Day Three - Ms Roxon and Senate leader Chris Evans announce retirement How’s it all working out for you so far Julia?
The new look Julia (wiser and softer) with her McTernan recommended glasses has announced the election date as 14 September. She hasn’t been to the GG so no writs have been issued….. it’s only words at this stage. In entirely unrelated news Craig Thomson has been arrested and is looking at 150 fraud charges. Well,
After hitting business with the Fair Work Act, the Carbon Tax and RET they have the temerity to tell them to lift their game Speaking to The Australian, Mr Combet said business plans that were adapted with an Australian dollar averaging between US60c and US80c would have to face the reality that the dollar at