Category: POLITICS

BALLIEUGATE 1 ??

LIBERAL PARTY SHOCKING REVELATIONS MAY BRING DOWN NAPTHINE GOVERNMENT.   Peter Adamis 24 June 2014 More at: http://abalinx.com/    This article is in response to the recent Ted Ballieu tape recordings and ABC article. A complete copy of the article, associated documents and a transcript of the leaked BaillieuGate recording may be downloaded by clicking on: BaillieuGate First…

Kevin Andrew tells NFP sector that there will be no backdown

Thursday, June 12, 2014 Probono – Australia.   Federal Social Services Minister Kevin Andrews has fronted the ACOSS National Conference defending the recent Federal Budget, saying that Australia can deny the current social and economic challenges or face up to them.    Andrews said there was three interrelated challenges facing Australia that explained why the Government…

Denis Napthine steers parliamentary ship towards shaw

Peter Adamis 11 June 2014.  A copy of the article may be downloaded by clicking on: DENIS NAPTHINE STEERS PARLIAMENTARY SHIP TOWARDS SHAW Some day in the future, Victorians will reflect upon this day and say that this day was the day that history was made in Victoria.  A day when members of parliament took decisive…

Denis Napthine Shaw outwitted Labor

Peter Adamis   10 June 2014.   If the news media is to believed that a motion to suspend Geoff Shaw is true, then you have to hand it to Denis Napthine and his team of advisers.   Taking this action to bring into line a recalcitrant member of parliament who has gone allegedly rogue by his parliamentary…

Are they Shaw about playing political two-up

Liberals ready to flip two headed coin.  June 10, 2014   Mark Hawthorne Senior Editor at The Age On Monday night of last week, Denis Napthine picked up his mobile phone and made two calls.  The first was to Geoff Shaw.  The other was to Ken Smith. Neither bothered to answer.  It’s a sign of just…

Becareful of those who call the political kettle black

Peter Adamis   7 June 2014.  I wonder as a Victorian voter who is calling the political kettle black. Is it the Liberal or the Labor party. It is my view that whatever the case may be, both parties are letting off steam as they are all part of the political kettle. If the Labor is…

Is Geoff Shaw sure of his commitment to Frankston

Peter Adamis 8 June 2014.   Geoff Shaw whether you like or dislike him is not the issue. Victorian parliament has not seen a member of his popularity, infamy or most talked about since the Geoff Kennett era.  Both people political leaders are political posturing to demonstrate just how tough they are towards recalcitrant members of…

Tide turns on Coalition sea of blue states

RICK WALLACE AND BRAD NORINGTON  THE AUSTRALIAN  JUNE 07, 2014. Additional reporting: Michael McKenna, Nicolas Perpitch. A copy of the complete article may be downloaded by clicking on: TIDE TURNS ON COALITIONS SEA OF BLUE STATES       For a glorious, cigar-smoking, royal-blue moment it all seemed possible — Liberal governments coast to coast and a…

Victorian constitutional crisis unresolved

June 3, 2014  WS.NINEMSN.  Balance of power: former-Liberal-now-independent MP Geoff Shaw (AAP).   Victoria has been thrust into an “unprecedented constitutional crisis” with the coalition losing the support of balance-of-power MP Geoff Shaw.  A copy of the articles may be downloaded by clicking on: Victorian constitutional crisis unresolved Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews has resisted seizing on Mr…