Let’s have a Royal Commission into how politics operates and whose interests are being served
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. We
need a Royal Commission into how politics operates!
Ideas on how to resolve the debt problem?
Federal Government debt is currently
$630bn and is expected to climb to $1trn by 2026, creating budget problems and a
debt that future generations will need to pay.
Recent history predicts that no
political party will have the ability to initiate the structural tax changes
needed for post-COVID budget repair due to fear of voter anger.
It is in our best interest as a
community to contribute ideas on what should be done to raise more revenue, reduce
costs and produce common interest solutions. Let's put together some ideas to help
our governments make the hard decisions.Your ideas?