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Australian Politics – Tax Cuts Don’t Save Prime Minister Turnbull: Labor Party Still Leads 53% to 47%

June 25, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The Turnbull Government passes a big tax cut plan. The media turns on Bill Shorten. Yet nothing – nothing – seems able to shift the polls Turnbull’s way, with the Fairfax Ipsos poll having Labor still ahead of the Government, 47 per cent to 53. Australian voters rate Prime Minister Malcolm […]

Australian Politics – Essential Poll: Turnbull’s Government Trails The Labor Party 48% To 52%

May 15, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Now a third poll shows the Coalition Government led by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull still trailing Labor, despite its Budget giveaways and the Labor Party’s citizenship embarrassment. The Essential poll has the Government lifting a point to be 48 per cent to Labor’s 52. Newspoll had no change: 49% to 51. […]

Australian Politics – The Budget: ABC Media Funding Cut

May 9, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ A promising start, but no more:   The Government has announced it will freeze the ABC’s annual funding indexation for three years from July 2019, costing the organisation $84 million. ABC Managing Director Michelle Guthrie said freezing the indexation amounted to cutting the broadcaster. She said the $84 million cut would be […]

Australian Politics – The Budget: Heading In The Right Direction, But Small Steps

May 7, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Good as far as it goes:  The Turnbull government is also expected to confirm in ­tomorrow night’s budget that it will return the balance sheet to surplus in 2019-20, a year earlier than forecast but by only a slim margin, while announcing an extra $24.5 billion in new infrastructure spending across […]

Australian Politics – Leftist Libs Target Abbott, Who Could Cost Their Green Mates Cash

May 3, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The Liberals would be worthless if professional lobbyists and global warming fanatics pull this off: Tony Abbott’s political future could be under threat from a group of activists who have been organising environmentally conscious [sic] voters to join Liberal party branches on Sydney’s north shore – a move that could unseat […]

Australian Politics – Good, No Tax Rises, But The NDIS Is Still A Tax-Guzzler

April 26, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Good that it won’t raise taxes, after all: The Turnbull government has abandoned a plan to increase the Medicare levy by 0.5 percent to pay for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, saying improvements in the Australian economy mean the measure is no longer necessary. But Labor, in fact, forced this change […]

Australian Politics – Okay Now For Prime Minister Turnbull, But Abbott Can’t Say It

April 24, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Back in 2015: Malcolm Turnbull has delivered a slap-down to Tony Abbott for lecturing European leaders over their refugee policies as he arrived in Berlin. Abbott last month used a speech in London to urge European leaders to copy his tough policies against people smugglers by turning back boats at sea […]