Opinion

Joel Fitzgibbon: Canberra Report | Politics needs people with courage and conviction

By Member for Hunter, Joel Fitzgibbon
January 18 2022 - 1:30pm
Politics needs people with courage and conviction

Many of the big public policy reforms in the time since Australian Federation have been anything but easy and popular. The abolition of tariffs, the introduction of the Goods & Services Tax (GST), and even the removal of the White Australia policy were all met with fierce opposition. But they were all the right thing for Australia and Australians.

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