Wayne Swan: Labor’s about helping those with most need

Wayne Swan, named the World’s Best Finance Minister by Euromoney magazine, who championing a return to the Fair Go, writing in the Telegraph

Labor’s about helping those with most need
Wayne Swan The Daily Telegraph March 28, 2012 12:00AM

WHEN I hear the Liberal Party and billionaires like Clive Palmer complain about the extra retirement savings Australians will now get from the mining boom, it makes me remember why I joined the Labor Party 40 years ago.

As a Labor government, we’re always motivated by fairness and sticking up for those that need help the most. That’s underpinned our decisions despite having to deal with some of the most challenging conditions in our history – from the biggest global economic meltdown in 80 years to the worst natural disasters on record.

For the full article: The Daily Telegraph


text by @redglitterx
additional text via Wayne Swan

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