Political Honesty. Does it exist in Australia? Here is a detailed example of why it doesn’t.

This a very careful analysis to the changes to the Australian Aged Pension. The sevil is in the details. What the Australian government is criminal.

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Political Honesty. Does it exist in Australia? Here is a detailed example of why it doesn’t.

It’s been an interesting time since the budget in May. Actually the interesting time started on 7th may when the new Minister for Social services, Scott Morrison announced a new “fair and balanced” pension system.

Here is the Link.

At this point and before i go into the detail of the cuts, I would like to remind people what Tony Abbott said before the last Election. In fact on Election Eve.

“No Change to pensions” Instructive to look at the link.

People would have voted for him based on that assurance. So he has introduced changes in his second budget. He does not have a mandate and the Support of the Greens for this broken promise makes them complicit in Political Dishonesty.

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