This kind of uneven playing field is what voters should be seeking to repeal. Too bad so many voters aren’t thinkers…
Oh well, it’s Shit, and it’s Gotta Stop.
One day, I’ll start writing my own stuff again, instead of plagiarising from others. I promise.
Reblogged, with thanks, from the AIMN.
“This decision says something significant about this government. We do not believe in government by chequebook . . . We don’t believe in any normal circumstances that government should be playing favourites between private businesses.”
When Tony Abbott made this statement yesterday I thought to myself hang on . . .
“The Federal Government spends over $10 billion per year on subsidies that encourage the production and use of fossil fuels. About $65 million per electorate or, if you want to make it really personal, $430 per taxpayer each year.”
“Abolishing the private health insurance rebate could save the budget $3 billion a year, dwarfing the savings that would be generated by introducing a $6 fee for GP visits, according to a think tank.
The 30 per cent private health insurance rebate was introduced in 1999. Its annual cost has risen faster than any other component of government health…
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