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No Christmas gift for Turnbull Government from Newspoll and nothing under the tree for most of us

December 24, 2017 - 00:16 -- Admin

There were definitely no bright shiny ribbons on this Lib-Nats Christmas box as Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Bligh Turnbull, along with his ministers, senators and MPs, trailed in the 25th consecutive Newspoll.In Daily, 18 December 2017:Labor leads the Coalition by 53 per cent to 47, representing a national swing against the government of three per cent.The poll of 1669 voters acr

Quote of the Week

December 23, 2017 - 00:16 -- Admin

“When we have obtained emails in the course of our ongoing criminal investigation, we have secured either the account owner’s consent or appropriate criminal process”  [US DoJ Special Counsel’s Office spokesperson, Peter Carr speaking about Trump Transition Team emails, in Slate on 17 December 2017]

Can you even imagine personally owing the NSW Government over $204k in unpaid fines? Somebody in the Northmead area can.

December 22, 2017 - 00:15 -- Admin

As of 30 June 2017 approximately 515,437 debtors owed the NSW State Debt Recovery Office a whopping $839,762,236 as a result of 2,524,845 fines being generated.The nature of these fines range from penalty notices (e.g.

"F-aaaaark!" the crow calls in the skies over Canberra

December 20, 2017 - 00:16 -- Admin

It’s hard to believe that Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and his Cabinet were not three sheets to the wind when they drew up this short list………..ABC News, 18 December 2017:After more than a year of speculation, the ABC has confirmed Attorney-General George Brandis will leave Parliament to take up the post of Australia's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom.

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