Last weekend the voters of Rumney put out a Labor Minister. In the aftermath of that sudden loss of a Minister who had responsibility for one quarter of the government budget, it emerged that the Premier did not have confidence in anyone from the backbench to promote; resulting in the announcement that cabinet would therefore [...]
Mr FERGUSON (Bass) – I want to give a response to this Budget from my point of view.
I’ve just driven back up North from two days in Hobart. Getting familiar with the Tasmanian Parliament and setting up for the time ahead. While driving, I listened to the live broadcast of the caretaker Premier Bartlett breathing his pathetic attempt to argue that somehow Will Hodgman had “failed to form a government” despite Labor’s supposed [...]