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  • Tibor Majlath: Heard that commitment once before. The GST was promised to fully fix the funding for hospitals and schools before its introduction by John Howard. Hasn't happened. Not long ago the... (18 May 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: The bank levy is simply a means of surreptitiously increasing taxes. The banks have already indicated they will pass the levy on. Together with increases in the Medicare levy just who is... (18 May 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: What was the preamble in the question? This seems to be the new excuse to allow the replier to ramble on about anything without answering the question. (18 May 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Labor's language is very insightful according to the PM. Much the same insightful sentiment as the Treasurer claiming that Howard and Costello paid back Labor's debt of $96 billion. It was... (13 May 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: The race to the bottom with tax cuts simply ignores the fact that nation states are not all the same. Government subsidies and protectionism all distort the competiveness of trade. Tax cuts... (12 May 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: You'd think that paying 'back the debt' was some personal hardship for the Coalition. Cuts to welfare and services don't take mental giants to implement. Howard and Costello didn't pay back... (12 May 2017)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: It is amazing the difference between the development of the Coal Industry in the 1970's under a National Party Government with Bob Katter part of it and the current situation with Adani. In... (12 May 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Good to see that Medicare has a friend in the Coalition. It took the Coalition almost five years to end Labor's freeze on indexation under Medicare? Let's hope the phrase - "with a friend... (11 May 2017)
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  • Dwight Walker: The new $100M Morayfield Health Hub is being built opposite Aldi Australia in Dickson Rd, a huge construction built on Medicare funds of patients. (24 April 2017)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: Solution is not another enquiry. Government needs to build new massive GOvernemnt owned coal powered generators and sell electricity at cost till other (more efficient private industry... (9 April 2017)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: Catherine and BOb's take home pay has been cut by both Federal ands ALP Queensland Government. A true Labor Government would have taken on to the floor of State Parliament a BIll to prevent all... (9 April 2017)
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  • Dwight Walker: Uber drivers are now required to register an ABN and charge GST after Federal Court ruling in February 2017. ATO is trolling Uber driver bank accounts to do data matching and find them. (4 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Hope the ACCC review into retail electricity prices doesn't suffer the same fate as the inquiry into rising health premiums. What happened to the inquiry? Not that long ago Coalition members... (3 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Where does policy on the run lead to? Policy on the run is a sign that there never has been a national policy concerning the important issue of energy. At least the politics over the situation... (3 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Let's assume everyone paid GST on the $50 billion. Now, the LNP's tax on the total bill, that is, the GST = $50 billion/11 = $4.6 billion That is a massive $4.6 billion. Apparently, that... (2 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Is that total electricity bill of $50 billion residential plus business/industry? Is it a measure of the cost of the total KWH used? Does it include all network charges? The member's claim is... (2 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: The great economic manager is able to cut spending while at the same time reducing revenue by cutting taxes. A true magician at work. (1 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Remarkable how closely guarded was the Coalition's Snowy 2.0 project. We only heard of it the day it was announced as part of the Coalition's very clear vision and plan to secure and protect... (1 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: How long has this been developing in Coalition ranks? How far along is the design and the appropriation of funds? Is it just a thought bubble? Just who will pay for the supercharging of the... (1 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: The real lesson is that power security only appeared on the radar when the blackouts occurred in SA, and only as a political issue over renewables. (1 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: If the Coalition is so mindful of national power reliability and security, why didn't the federal government step in and fully or partially keep the 546-megawatt Northern Power Station open for... (1 April 2017)
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  • Tibor Majlath: How much will be paid for by every woman, man and child across Australia for the Coalition's Snowy 2.0? Will it be paid for by every business in terms of increased costs of operation? Seems... (1 April 2017)
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  • Mark Duffett: As for Fukushima, here Senator Ludlam serves as an exemplar against freedom of speech. Because fears such as he is fanning have led to a massive overreaction in response, with casualties in the... (31 March 2017)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: I am worried about the possible inaccuracies in this. I am not aware what flying foxes, called bats in this speech, do in Queensland. However I don't think they nest, It has also been found,... (31 March 2017)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: Throwing money at the preservation and protection of wildlife is not good enough on it's own, unless it purchases habitat protection. The way that logging is being done through clearfelling in... (31 March 2017)
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