Opposition Leader Tony Abbott doesn’t realise just how angry his base is about the referendum on local government and the Coalition’s continued support for it, the IPA’s Tim Wilson said today.
The local government lobby and the federal government are attempting to “buy the Constitution” through a massive funding imbalance between the two sides of the debate, “no” campaign spokesman Julian Leeser says.
The Coalition today released its policy “to protect our streets and communities from foreign criminals” who have been manipulating our sense of a fair-go.
If elected in September, Family First has committed to the abolition of payroll tax to boost small business employment.
Conservative columnist Christopher Pearson has died in Adelaide, The Australian reports. The Federal Opposition Leader Tony Abbott paid tribute to the respected journalist in a statement this evening.
The Coalition is ready to provide the Australian people with a clear and positive alternative to Julia Gillard and Labor, Opposition Leader Tony Abbott said in a Liberal eNewsletter today.
If passed, the referendum on the recognition of local government would see a “very dangerous expansion of the power of the Commonwealth to effectively undermine the federation itself,” Nick Minchin, says.
Stay at home mothers will be thousands of dollars worse off than mothers in the paid workforce under both Labor’s and the Liberals’ new paid parental leave schemes, Family First says.
A “Vote No to Canberra’s Power Grab” group that includes Peter Reith, Nick Minchin and Dr Gary Johns has been formed to defeat the 14 Sept. referendum on local government.
WA Liberal MP Dr Dennis Jensen comments on the funding arrangements for the 14 September referendum on the recognition of local government.
Tom Switzer, editor of The Spectator Australia, discussed his recent essay on privatising the ABC with 2GB’s Michael McLaren on the weekend.
We are told, incessantly, that carbon dioxide is the main cause of global warming – it is not, argues Viv Forbes.
Government policy now officially values the work of mothers in delivering their own personal child care as less than that of those who are in the paid workforce, and that is not only sexist but a great shame to this nation.
There appears to be growing support for the anti-wind power rally planned for Canberra on 18 June.
While the spotlight has been on the Gonski Report and school funding, the Gillard Government continues in its attempt to impose a culturally left, politically correct curriculum on all Australian schools, Dr Kevin Donnelly says.
The 2013-14 Tasmanian Budget released yesterday offers little reward for consumers and retailers, the Australian Retailers Association says.
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