Doorstop interview, Parliament House – Carbon tax, advertising, Senate motion, rally

  SIMON BIRMINGHAM:  Just as Julia Gillard promised that there would be ‘no carbon tax under a Government I lead’, equally she promised that she would ‘end the abuse’ of government funded, taxpayer funded advertising. Yet what we had yesterday was confirmation from Greg Combet that the Government is looking at advertising, is talking to communications…

Afternoon Live, ABC News 24 – Carbon tax advertising, Pauline Hanson, workplace gender equality

    LYNDAL CURTIS: Simon Birmingham and Nick Champion, welcome to News 24.   NICK CHAMPION: Good morning [sic].   SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good afternoon, Lyndal. G’day, Nick.   LYNDAL CURTIS: The Government has not ruled out advertising to sell its carbon tax plan. That’s not something that has won the backing of either Tony Windsor or the Opposition Leader, Tony Abbott,…