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Hhhooowwl - Dingoes? - Nah - Federal cabinet in Longreach puttin' Plan 'B' into action, 1999 [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 4364155
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
Online Versions
Description 1999 
1 drawing : pen, ink, and wash on bainbridge board ; 22.2 x 34.5 cm., on sheet 25.5 x 38.1 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

Tensions arise when Senator Brian Harradine blocks the Howard Government's GST in the Senate. With the Australian Democrats shortly to take over the balance of power, the Howard Government, at a Cabinet meeting at Longreach, decidess to enter into urgent talks with the Democrats. The Dems will not support a goods and services tax which includes food, and polls are showing that slumping support for a GST is putting Laboer in a winning position.-- Information provided by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from information provided on image.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Published in the Canberra Times on 18th May 1999.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-157088949

Subjects Australia -- Politics and government -- 1990-2001 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
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