It seems Australians are waking up to the folly of a carbon tax. I’m sure Mr. Flannery’s quote of the millenium helped bunches.
However the sheer pig-headedness of PM Julia Gillard, who lied about not seeking a carbon tax to get elected, is stunning in this statement:
Ms Gillard yesterday vowed to press head with the carbon tax plan despite poor polling and the campaign from the Opposition Leader.
“I’m interested in the policy cycle not the political cycle,” Ms Gillard said.
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The voter opinion turnaround is testament to the hard work of my sceptical friends in Australia. Good on ya!