Rudd "begs" to get ETS through
Mr Rudd tried to keep the ETS alive during a news conference in Hobart on Thursday following a meeting of the Council of Australian Governments.
"I'd appeal to all politicians in the Australian Parliament, in the upper house; this is serious stuff for the nation in the 21st century," he told reporters. [No it isn't, it's bad law based on bad science. It needs to be chucked in the dumpster - Ed]
"Our job is to try and punch this through ... we're going to give it a damn good go."
Jolly good, old chap, you punch away, for all the good it will do you.
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