This article is found in The Journal from March 1994.
After an article in today's Australian Financial Review called for businesses to 'Start fighting on IR' or prepare for rule under Australian Council of Trade Unions boss Sally McManus; many people decided they would live quite happily under such circumstances and took to twitter accordingly — under the hashtag; #McManusstan.
It will be revealing to observe Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s conduct following his “sensible centre” speech in London.
"Above all this is an honest Budget. It is honest about our challenges and opportunities.
It does not pretend to do things with money we do not have. It does not indulge simplistic solutions to what we know are complex problems. "
— Treasurer Scott Morrison
On the 11 March 2017, Western Australia went to the polls and delivered a resounding result to the WA Labor Party. After campaigning on jobs and no privatisation, the new McGowan Government has begun the task of delivering on their platform. It’s a big job. Some might say colossal.