According to a new poll, the Morrison Government has closed the gap and is now trailing the ALP by the slimmest of margins. The problem is that the numbers don’t match the headlines.
The Coalition is pushing the message that changes to the “wealthfare” tax system will see the ALP rob at-risk pensioners. This is moronic, and what’s worse, we’re paying for it.
Labor might be front at the moment, but the spectre of Mediscare may come back to haunt them come election time.
This morning, Bill Shorten announced a raft of policy that alludes to his version of Australia. Scratch back the surface, however, and it doesn’t seem like change.
The ALP’s push-back against the Liberal Party’s gun discussion has little to do with the greater good, and everything to do with political point-scoring.