Monthly Archives: February 2011

Tony Windsor understands Economics

He recognises that the Federal Government, as in other areas, is the insurer of last resort. The Independent Member for New England, Tony Windsor today voted against the imposition of a levy on the Australian taxpayer to raise $1.8B to … Continue reading

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Turnbull & Windsor on the NBN

In the last few days of November I was trawling either Hansard or Open Australia, I don’t particularly remember which. These days I think it is more likely the latter. I came across this passage from Turnbull: The member for … Continue reading

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Oakeshott reviews Private Members Bill process

If you go back to the record, what I was trying to achieve on behalf of all of us was to have a set period of time—I think the time allocated was a Monday afternoon—for what I called ‘cats and … Continue reading

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