The Hon Chris Bowen MP - Federal Member for McMahon
What's Happening Posted October 28, 2014.
LYNDAL CURTIS: Chris Bowen, welcome to Capital Hill.
CHRIS BOWEN, SHADOW TREASURER: Thanks Lyndal.
CURTIS: Will Labor in 12 months change its mind on its Opposition to the fuel excise increase?
BOWEN: If Mathias Cormann and Joe Hockey, and it’s interesting that Mathias Cormann made this announcement not Joe Hockey given his track record on petrol tax, if they think they’re going to ambush or blackmail the parliament into this, they’ve got another thing coming. Our position’s been crystal clear, crystal clear on this and our position remains. But this is extraordinary, this is an extraordinary attempt to ambush and blackmail the Parliament.
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