Monthly Archives: March 2012

Faceless Brewers and other threats to democracy

This one is for Campbell Newman; A PROPERTY developer who made seven separate donations to Campbell Newman’s city hall re-election fund was also conducting business from a property owned by the lord mayor’s family, Anna Bligh has alleged. The Queensland … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

A wig and a mace: the Speaker’s regalia

Speaker, The Hon. Peter Slipper parades through Parliament House As speaker, the┬áHon. Harry Jenkins went in for plain business suits and a minimum of ceremony. So when the Hon. Peter Slipper MP took the speakership, his decision to resurrect the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment