THE job, Madam Deputy Speaker, of every member of this parliament is to help shape a better Australia.
It’s to listen carefully to the Australian people, respect the hard-won dollars they pay in tax, do our honest best to make people’s lives easier not harder, and honour the commitments we make to those who vote for us.
If that’s how we discharge our duties as members of parliament, politics is an honourable calling, the public can respect their MPs and MPs can respect each other even when we disagree. More…
An excellent “light on the hill”speech. Abbott has all that Labor does not. Connection with the working family, integrity, leadership, vision and clear ability. Oh how the left already hate him….