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  1. Since the fires there have been a lot of talk about our politicians first responsabilty being to the people of Australia.
    Since that is not the case in lived experience I looked up the Oath Pollies swear when elected to parliament;
    Oath
    https://www.bing.com/search?q=the%20Oath%20Federal%20Politicians%20swear%20when%20elected&pc=cosp&ptag=G6C999N1234D010216A316A5D3C6E&form=CONBDF&conlogo=CT3210127
    I, A.B., do swear that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance to Her Majesty Queen Victoria, Her heirs and successors according to law. So Help Me God!

    Affirmation

    I, A.B., do solemnly and sincerely affirm and declare that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance to Her Majesty Queen Victoria, Her heirs and successors according to law.

    NOTE – The name of the King or Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland for the time being is to be substituted from time to time.
    Well no surprises there, we are still tied to mother windsors apron strings.
    Nothing about the Commonwealth, or us ,the population.

  2. Cvnts now a deadset irreparable liability.

    “Prime Minister slaps down NSW Environment Minister over climate change comments”

    Prime Minister Scott Morrison has publicly rebuked NSW Environment Minister Matt Kean after he claimed conservative federal frontbenchers were among a “widespread” group of Liberals wanting stronger policies on climate change.

    In a series of media appearances on Monday morning, Mr Morrison rejected the claims as a “beat-up” and said most federal ministers “wouldn’t even know who Matt Kean was”.
    https://www.smh.com.au/politics/nsw/prime-minister-slaps-down-nsw-environment-minister-over-climate-change-comments-20200120-p53swj.html

    And now for the kicker: Federal Trade Minister Simon Birmingham admitted knowing who the NSW minister is. Asked if he knows Mr Kean, Mr Birmingham told Sky News: “Yes, I do.”

    Seriously, who has more credibility; the bloke who stayed with his community as it burned or the bloke who fvcked off on holidays as the country burned?