Wasteful $15 million cash splash

  The Rudd Government’s wasteful spending has reached the point of farce, handing out $15 million for shower timers, sticky tape and ceiling fans instead of its promised Green Rewards Cards, Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Action Simon Birmingham said today.   “Having broken its promise, the Government should have apologised for its stuff up…

Lunchtime Agenda, Sky News Australia – Leader’s 7.30 Report interview, Kevin Rudd’s backflips, workplace relations and Labor’s proposed mining tax

  …   CELINA EDMONDS: Senator Birmingham, you have to admit that we are going to hear that line, ‘phoney Tony’ a lot now? It does seem that ‘straight shooting Tony Abbott’ may have shot himself in the foot on this one.   SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Celina, Tony’s only sin last night was to give a direct…

Menindee Lakes: Billions of litres wasted thanks to Kevin from Queensland’s inaction

  Water from the New South Wales and Queensland floods will be wasted as result of Kevin Rudd’s failure to deliver promised infrastructure works to the Menindee Lakes, Coalition Murray Darling Basin spokesman Senator Simon Birmingham said today.?   “Estimates in Labor’s own 2007 election policy document indicate that 200 billion litres could be saved…