The Hon Chris Bowen MP - Federal Member for McMahon
What's Happening Posted August 27, 2014.
The Prime Minister was given a good opportunity in Parliament today to defend his Treasurer over his handling of the Abbott Government’s first Budget.
The Leader of the Opposition asked the Prime Minister if the only reason he was keeping the Treasurer was to make him a human shield for this unfair Budget?
The Prime Minister had the opportunity to defend his Treasurer and to defend his Budget. He simply refused.
This is a Prime Minister in hiding when it comes to his Budget.
The Treasurer fumbled over his own Budget again, not being able to provide simple answers to questions about key Budget measures including the Prime Minister’s expensive Paid Parental Leave scheme and the GP tax.
The Treasurer claimed that the...Read complete article »