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Sunday, October 5, 2008

Exaggerations highest in over a century

On ABC's Q&A this week, Peter Costello took Nicola Roxon to task on the mantra that the Howard Government left Australia with the highest inflation rate in 16 years.

On investigation, it turns out that this claim is simply untrue - and a clear breach of the Rudd Ministerial Code of Conduct. I expect that a journo will be taking Mr Rudd up on this subject any day now...

2 comments:

Ash said...

Labor probably rues the fact that the previous Government actually had a Treasurer that knew what they were doing, and can call the Goose that they've got in charge up on his errors.

Egg said...

Great fisking, as usual, MM.