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Here’s who to blame for our coming recession

The aims behind forcing car makers to close were superficial, and the ramifications will be dreadful. Source: Here’s who to blame for our coming recession

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Australia’s current account deficit blows out by 41 per cent while net debt approaches $1 trillion

Australia’s trade position has collapsed dramatically with the June quarter current account deficit blowing out 41 per cent to $19 billion. Source: Australia’s current account deficit blows out by 41 per cent while net debt approaches $1 trillion – ABC … Continue reading

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Why we need Section 18C

Tiger whiplash hits Hockey in back pocket

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Joe Hockey To Use $200k Defamation Money To Buy 10 Exclusive Meetings With Himself

Treasurer Joe Hockey will use the $200,000 he won in his defamation case against Fairfax Media today to buy exclusive access to Treasurer Joe Hockey, it can be revealed. A range of intimate meetings will take place in VIP private … Continue reading

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Greek PM Asks Hockey For Advice On How To Make A Budget Emergency Disappear

Facing the prospect of financial ruin thanks to an out-of-control debt and deficit disaster, Greek Prime Minister Alex Tsipras today rang Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey, for guidance on making budget emergencies vanish. “Australia was on the absolute brink just a … Continue reading

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Hockey Surprised To Learn Poor People Use Houses – The Shovel

Hockey Surprised To Learn Poor People Use Houses – The Shovel.

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Et tu, Scott? – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Et tu, Scott? – » The Australian Independent Media Network.

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Joe Hockey’s piggy ‘trickle down’ Budget

Joe Hockey’s piggy ‘trickle down’ Budget.

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Did you know your tax dollars are paying for BHP’s petrol?

Every year, the Government hands out around $6 billion dollars in fuel tax subsidies – and the coal mining industry is one of the largest recipients. It’s all in a report released this week by the Australian Conservation Foundation, which … Continue reading

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Good news kids, the inheritance is safe, and so are we – Kay Lee

Good news kids, the inheritance is safe, and so are we – » The Australian Independent Media Network.

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Tax collection. Now there’s a moral crusade for the Tories . An Urgent advice for Abbott and Hockey which they won’t take. Aiding and abetting crime,

The star chamber is in session. Any foot-draggers in the cabinet are due to be hauled before it if they fail to offer up 25% or even 40% cuts in time for the mass slaughter of the public sector next … Continue reading

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Leadership spill: Tony Abbott brings forward vote to Monday : Is he eligible? Is he still a British citizen surely that’s relevant under the circumstance.

PM moves vote forward shortly after Malcolm Turnbull emphasises the importance of keeping it on Tuesday, angering numerous MPs Tony Abbott has brought forward the vote on the leadership spill motion by one day, shortly after Malcolm Turnbull emphasised the … Continue reading

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Legalized Bribery is not only an American concern. It is equally applicable in Australia and we see it in policy decisions of this government.

LAST Thursday, Sheldon Silver, the speaker of the New York Assembly for the past 20 years, was arrested and charged with mail and wire fraud, extortion and receiving bribes. According to Preet Bharara, the federal prosecutor who brought the charges, … Continue reading

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Does the average person realise how much the Abbott Government is helping the wealthy? He calls it Cool- Aid

January 19, 2015 Written by: Michael Taylor In opposition and in government, the Coalition has moaned with frenetic monotony that Medicare is unsustainable. The fact is, it isn’t. But while they can maintain the rage and attempt to convince everybody … Continue reading

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Signs of mutiny on the Good Ship Abbott

We’ve known for some time that the Good Ship Abbott was in trouble, and with MPs now seemingly jostling for position could it be a case of man overboard? Paula Matthewson writes. That sound you hear is the whisper of … Continue reading

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Tony Abbott Village Idiot

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Regaining goodwill

December 25, 2014 Written by: Kaye Lee Joe Hockey said “We are going to give economic reform a red hot go in 2015.”He went on to say “The taxation discussion with the Australian people next year will not be about … Continue reading

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Tony Abbott Village Idiot

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Hockey backflips on tax laws to target multinational profit shifters

Hockey backflips on tax laws to target multinational profit shifters.

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What else happened yesterday? 2 Hostages killed in Martin Place distracted us.

While we were all mesmerised by the tragic and horrific events unfolding in yesterdays siege at the Lindt cafe, Treasurer Joe Hockey and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann quietly slipped in to deliver the midyear budget update. It was also horrific, … Continue reading

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The Liberal Party conundrum: Abbott must stay and go

The Liberal Party conundrum: Abbott must stay and go.

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It’s all about the jobs, bout the jobs, no trouble

Tony Abbott and Joe Hockey have been at pains to tell us it’s all about “jobs and growth”.  Now that we have “a number” the economies of the world will be saved.  But how do we intend to reach this … Continue reading

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Gough Whitlam’s fiscal legacy using facts

  Within hours of the news that Gough Whitlam had died, age 98, the mantra of ‘hopeless economic management’ started to flow. According to those who clearly loathe Whitlam and anything vaguely socially progressive, Fairfax and The Australian had stories … Continue reading

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