The Hon Chris Bowen MP - Federal Member for McMahon
What's Happening Posted August 31, 2016.
Scott Morrison has been humiliated in Question Time again today by revelations of a $107 million black hole in his Omnibus Savings Bill.
We now know the Treasurer has been demanding Labor’s support for a Bill that doesn’t even add up.
Item 11 on Page 5 of the Bill’s Explanatory Memorandum claims a saving of $405.6 million dollars from changes to student start-up scholarships, when the sum total of the savings per year actually adds up to $298 million.
When asked about this in Question Time, Scott Morrison said:
“The Bill that we put forward in this house today has more than $6 billion worth of...Read complete article »