Most politicians are good people who intend to serve the
community’s best interest. Unfortunately, a combination of internal party
politics, funding requirements and a desire to gain and hold power often stymie
Good intent and perverting pressures exist in most areas of
human endeavour. Training, laws & regulations, and various oversight bodies
exist to minimise unacceptable practices in business and the professions. If
these fail a Royal Commission is established.
We need an effective code of practice, integrity oversight
and transparency of potential conflicts of interest for our politicians.
need a Royal Commission into how politics operates!