Tag: Joe Hockey

State Liberal Governments abandon people with disabilities

If you want an idea of how a Tony Abbott led Liberal Government will treat the most vulnerable people in our community, look no further than the derisory way that Ted Baillieu, Barry O’Farrell and Campbell Newman are treating people with disabilities. [box border=”full”]Update: Sign this petition calling for Baillieu to fund the NDIS trial […]

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Wayne Swan is to surpluses what Paris Hilton is to celibacy. They remember it once existed, but they’ll never see it again. Joe Hockey, today at the launch of the Liberal Party’s economic policy. While Tony Abbott laughed Hockey’s use of a woman’s sexuality for political purposes as Joe being a “good communicator”, it’s statements […]

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Joe Hockey’s budget reply speech yesterday to the National Press Club, universally described as a “shemozzle”, has revealed that the Shadow Treasurer doesn’t understand what productivity is. This is, of course, good news for Tony Abbott. Productivity is considered amongst neo-liberal economists as the key driver of economic growth and health. It is the key […]

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