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On the Move

G’day Folks,   Long time no update eh?   I’ve moved all the posts from here back to the main blog A Senex View, future posts on Independents will arrive there. I’m closing this one down. Advertisements

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Why I’ll be voting for the Nationals

Don’t choke, ok? This first appeared in it’s original form at Kathryn Crosby’s Begin Rant blog. She is a PR specialist. I really feel for the Nationals. They lost their way for a long time, allowing the Liberals to bully … Continue reading

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NSW: How To Vote

As much I would like to see many more independents within our parliaments, I’m concerned our voting system in NSW doesn’t give true independents the opportunity to make their independence clear. In the federal election Independent candidates are able to … Continue reading

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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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Oakeshott on Nation Building Abroad

Much of which is difficult to argue with It is a lie for government to try and guarantee safety through invading one nation. This is a global challenge of trying to capture the heart and mind of that one person … Continue reading

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