The endorsement by the Australian Workers Union came just weeks after AWU national secretary Paul Howes vowed to oppose the impost if it cost a single worker's job. I wonder what Gillard has promised Howes for such a dramatic switch?
Guess the UN must be leaning pretty heavy on the Labor party, promising them all sorts of things like post electoral wipe-out positions with the UN. (You know the positions that KRudd spends tens of millions of our money trying to win, guess he wanted to follow in Tony Blair and Bill Clinton’s footsteps).
Meanwhile as the electorate says resoundingly it does not want this tax Labor just keeps pushing ahead. As polling indicates Labor is now in a diabolical position (26% primary vote – the lowest of any major party in history in Australia) in terms of the polls, Gillard says