Category Archives: 2017 Budget

Get ScoMo away from wrecking the Australian economy quickly!

http://www.smh.com.au/comment/treasurer-scott-morrison-becoming-a-huge-disappointment-20170522-gwaa7u.html Scott Morrison and Turnbull have permanently trashed the LNP’s claim as being better managers of the economy.  The economists, retail sector and captains of industry are all starting to acknowledge it. The voters will become more aware a they … Continue reading

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Rather than boosting minimum wage, should we talk about a maximum?

http://www.smh.com.au/business/workplace-relations/rather-than-boosting-minimum-wage-should-we-talk-about-a-maximum-20170512-gw3979.html Interesting article about the rising income levels of CEOs and senior executives, and the consequent decline in the earnings capability of the poor buggers at the bottom of the pile. But what happens when there are not enough people … Continue reading

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Who will Turnbull pick as the next Treasurer?

http://www.smh.com.au/comment/the-government-is-becoming-wedded-to-far-too-many-bad-policies-20170412-gvjfgg.html This article is well argued and highlights the fact that the inflexible Scott Morrison seems to be running at full speed into a brick wall, with his complete dismissal of any consideration of adjusting negative gearing and CGT rates … Continue reading

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