@ Helen Parkes: Jacinta Price has done nothing but sing, …

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@ Helen Parkes: Jacinta Price has done nothing but sing, literally. No record of note in remote policy implementation, program management, programs with women, children or families at risk, prisons, substance abuse etc etc etc. Regardless of political persuasion, surely you see that?
If you call singing kids songs with Yamba experience in the bush, then lets remember all that (+ her business exploits) are paid for by the tax payer / Indigenous grants and that’s hardly the gut-busting work needed in the areas you speak of.
You Jacinta supporters really need to do some self reflection and ask, what has she really done? Name us the initiatives, perhaps? The self-glorifying speaking tour? Social media battles?

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David – Spot on mate! One flag, that represents us a… errrr, hang on – you mean the one with the Union Jack…?
I guess that means it represents *gasp* The United Kingdom?

What in god’s name does that have to do with this country, in 2019? How is that representative of ‘the whole nation’ as you put it?

The only flag we should be debating flying is the one representing the UK!


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