Bad polls don't deter the PM

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PLAY: Shepparton mayor on the Gillard Government making no contact with his Shire over migration policy and Neil Mitchell comparing the Gillard Government to the last days of the Kirner state government.

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13 comments so far

  • So Gillard says she'll lead Labor to the next election. Gillard also said she'd have more chance of playing full forward for the Bulldogs than being PM. Gillard also said there will be no carbon tax if elected. If Gillard said the sun's coming up tomorrow I'd frankly get a 2nd opinion.

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    JR
    Date and time
    October 17, 2011, 3:18PM
    • Neil,
      A question for Chris Bowen,

      Does your departmental head advise you that the Nauru solution will not work? If so, why then were you advocating it in Cabinet last Thursday???

      Every Australian really wants to know!

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      Jeremy C Browne
      Date and time
      October 17, 2011, 3:33PM
      • Why do we not have a law in Australia as in the USA where the President must be to have been born in the USA or both parents must have been USA citizens
        Julia Gillard would then have not been eligible to be our Prime Minister !!

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        max
        Date and time
        October 17, 2011, 3:50PM
        • gillard said she would get rid of workchoices and she has,this is all that matters.

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          garry
          Date and time
          October 17, 2011, 4:38PM
          • We've all had an absolute gut-full of the 'Ranga's rorts'!
            Nothing deters Julia Gillard - she's a shameless woman, adamant in destroying this countries prosperity.
            Her no-good Labor Party is an absolute 'JOKE', just a clueless incompetent rabble.
            We certainly need an election, and need to get rid of these ill reputes - the Australian 'Lemon' Party.
            They're simply a DISGRACE!!!

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            Gerard
            Date and time
            October 17, 2011, 5:04PM
            • If your not a bludger garry, and you turn up every day then what are you scared of?!!

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              Steve
              Date and time
              October 17, 2011, 7:41PM
              • steve,the $40,000 pay cut i recieved under workchoices which was reversed when we got rid of howard,abbott and costello..;.

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                garry
                Date and time
                October 18, 2011, 6:26AM
                • Yes I have often wondered the same thing Max, why can you become P.M. if you are an ethnic or migrant or whatever they call themselves?

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                  Pru
                  Date and time
                  October 18, 2011, 7:34AM
                  • The scandalous rotten mess she has made is patently there for all to see. A rank incompetent and proven failure in every way. Time to go Madame! But allow us to do it at the ballot box asap!

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                    Justin
                    Date and time
                    October 18, 2011, 7:41AM
                    • Hey Max, I'm with you. Get rid of any polly not born in this country,and I'll bet the boat people problem would be fixed before lunch. Too many 'un-Australian' people in public positions at the moment.

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                      Greg
                      Date and time
                      October 18, 2011, 9:38AM

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