Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Calls for more spending/borrowing are astonishing

It is not my primary intention to argue against tax cuts but I couldn't accept the PSA Secretary Richard Wagstaff's rationale for extending Paid Parental Leave. My response in Monday's DomPost:


Brendan said...

Hi Lindsay

Yes, we are living in a Big Government, Big Welfare, Big Debt, Big Stupidity country right now.

andrew said...

You should see the parental leave clauses in a lot of the PSA MECA's - incredibly generous

Lindsay Mitchell said...

So if the Public Service Union's Multi Employer Collective Agreement contracts are already so generous, why push for more taxpayer input? Oh, of course. To leverage up what they can get for members.