Archive for the 'Election07' Category

Election07: Apostolic Edition

November 12th, 2007

Announcements: Coalition policy launch, including:

  • Child care tax rebate to be paid up front, greater funding to build child care centres.

  • First home ownership accounts with tax-free elements, to be topped up by the taxpayer.

  • Release of 961 hectares for housing in several stats.

  • Tax rebates for education expenses, including private school fees.

A total of $9.4 billion.

ALP announces defence policy.

Polls: Newspoll ALP 55.

12 days to go.

Election07: Remembrance Edition

November 11th, 2007

Nothing going on today. Not even an exciting poll. Everyone’s waiting for the launches.

13 days to go.

Election07: Stations of the Cross Edition

November 10th, 2007


Polls: AC Nielsen Online ALP 56.

14 days to go.

Election07: Jamie Oliver edition

November 9th, 2007

Another quiet day. Running out of policies, getting towards time to vote…

Polls: Morgan phone ALP 56, Morgan face to face ALP 62.

15 days to go.

Election07: 286 edition

November 8th, 2007

Quiet day. Nothing national announced.

Quote of the day: Wayne Swan on interest rates:

“I can’t make irresponsible promises like John Howard has been making”

Not everyone has John’s talents, after all. 16 days to go.

Election07: Virginia to Florida edition

November 7th, 2007


17 days to go.