Badgerys Creek Airport Survey

Badgerys Creek Airport Survey

SAVE THE M4 ONRAMPS

SAVE THE M4 ONRAMPS

MEDICARE PETITION

MEDICARE PETITION

Bowens Hosts 7th Annual Pink Ribbon Morning Tea

Bowens Hosts 7th Annual Pink Ribbon Morning Tea

Welcoming the Babies Celebrates it's 8th Year.

Welcoming the Babies Celebrates it's 8th Year.

COALITION ROLL BACK NBN PLANS IN MCMAHON

COALITION ROLL BACK NBN PLANS IN MCMAHON

Chris speaking on Typhoon Yolanda

Chris speaking on Typhoon Yolanda

Chris speaks out against MRRT repeal along with Schoolkids Bonus

Chris speaks out against MRRT repeal along with Schoolkids Bonus

LABORíS ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT THROUGH THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS

LABORíS ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT THROUGH THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS

Message to Assyrian Christian Community of the Electorate of McMahon

Message to Assyrian Christian Community of the Electorate of McMahon

BOWEN TO CAMPAIGN FOR MORE POLICE IN FAIRFIELD

BOWEN TO CAMPAIGN FOR MORE POLICE IN FAIRFIELD
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The Hon Chris Bowen MP - Federal Member for McMahon

 

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You will be able to read about local news and events, and view videos of speeches I’ve delivered in parliament.

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ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER GOVERNMENT POSITION ON SURPLUS

Posted March 24, 2015.

 

In 2012, the Prime Minister promised a surplus in every year of his government.

Then it slipped to a surplus in three years.

Last week, the Prime Minister promised the budget would be in broad balance in five years.

Last year, the Prime Minister was railing about Australia’s debt to GDP ratio of 13 per cent as a ‘debt and deficit disaster’.

Last week, the Prime Minister argued that net debt of 50 to 60 per cent of GDP was “a pretty good result”.

At the same time, Treasury confirmed that there won’t be a Budget surplus in the next 40 years.

This is a Prime Minister who once talked of ‘debt and deficit’ as if it was an article of faith, but that has now fallen away in a desperate...

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