2010 Australian Federal Election Result

2010 Australian Federal Election Result.

The Australian 2010 Federal Election was held on 21st August 2010, just 2 years and 9 months after the last Federal election.

The population of Australia at the time of this election is estimated to be: 22,467,101

The number of Australians enrolled to vote in … Read the rest

Politics and the Greens Political Policies

For those considering voting Green in the 2010 Federal Election, you can see the Australian Greens policies at: http://greens.org.au/policies

Checking the Economics policies, these are a selection of them:

Increase the company tax rate to 33%

Abolishing the 30% Private Health Insurance Rebate in order to increase funding for public … Read the rest

Julia Gillard and Tony Abbott in Public Forum question time

The Galaxy polling company will select about 200 undecided voters to put questions to both the Prime Minister and Tony Abbott on their policies and visions for the country.

The forum will be televised live around the nation by Sky News from 6pm Monday 9th August 2010

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Australian School Halls Building Project

At the time of the Global Financial Crisis (GFC), one of the government plans to help to keep Australia working was the now infamous School Halls Building Project, a part of the Building the Education Revolution (BER).

This was conceived to build school halls quickly for … Read the rest

Federal Election 2010 – Asylum Seekers

How much sway will the Asylum Seekers question have in this 2010 Federal Election ?

What is the real Question about asylum Seekers ?

It isn’t, as some people think, about the total numbers of refugees arriving. Australia takes a specific number, about 13,000 per year, and that’s it.

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Julia Gillard, Prime Minister of Australia

Julia Gillard, Prime Minister of Australia

Prime Minister of Australia from 24th June 2010

Australian Labor Party.

Julia Eileen Gillard, born in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom on 29th September 1961. Migrated to Australia in 1966.

  • 1996 Julia Gillard served as Chief-of-Staff to John Brumby, the Victorian Opposition
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