Closed Thread
Page 54 of 99 FirstFirst ... 444525354555664 ... LastLast
Results 531 to 540 of 981
  1. #531
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    22,958
    Thanks
    6,249
    Thanked
    17,132
    Reviews
    10
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    Bubhub Blogger - Thanks100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by NoteToSelf View Post
    Like this....some fantastic ideas here, show people savings can be made without driving low income earners into the ground (of course a lot of these won't be popular with high income earners)

    http://www.theguardian.com/commentis...s-without-cuts


    Don't even get me started on that chaplaincy program!!!!!!
    I've read that and love the ideas, 100% agree with them, minus the defunding of private schools!
    Last edited by delirium; 15-05-2014 at 21:04. Reason: adding

  2. #532
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    on a sandy beach!
    Posts
    6,417
    Thanks
    337
    Thanked
    2,217
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    I think we need to run like Denmark higher taxes etc

    Sent from my GT-I9195T using The Bub Hub mobile app

  3. #533
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Posts
    10,012
    Thanks
    14,124
    Thanked
    7,612
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by delirium View Post
    One big saving could be the axing of the chaplaincy program at a quarter of a billion
    utterly ridiculous. 5 billion to school science programs, and 243billion to eh Chaplaincy program. DD now!

  4. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to beebs For This Useful Post:

    KaraB  (15-05-2014),Lottiemum  (16-05-2014)

  5. #534
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Posts
    10,012
    Thanks
    14,124
    Thanked
    7,612
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by monnie24 View Post
    I think we need to run like Denmark higher taxes etc

    Sent from my GT-I9195T using The Bub Hub mobile app
    So do I higher taxes and in return free health, dental, education (well not free paid for our of our taxes).

    Danish people were found to be the happiest people on earth -they are clearly doing something right!

  6. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to beebs For This Useful Post:

    KaraB  (15-05-2014),Pusheen The Cat  (16-05-2014),sockstealingpoltergeist  (15-05-2014)

  7. #535
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    22,958
    Thanks
    6,249
    Thanked
    17,132
    Reviews
    10
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    Bubhub Blogger - Thanks100 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by beebs View Post
    utterly ridiculous. 5 billion to school science programs, and 243billion to eh Chaplaincy program. DD now!
    Yep, while properly qualified social workers and pychologists fight to have more than half a day a week in each school bc the funding isn't there.

  8. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to delirium For This Useful Post:

    beebs  (15-05-2014),dancingchipmunk  (15-05-2014),KaraB  (15-05-2014),sockstealingpoltergeist  (15-05-2014)

  9. #536
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Posts
    252
    Thanks
    20
    Thanked
    127
    Reviews
    0
    Attachment 54595

    A Nobel prize winning economist believes budget cutting is a bad idea... But hey - what would he know about economics ?!

  10. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Legeyt For This Useful Post:

    beebs  (15-05-2014),dancingchipmunk  (15-05-2014),KaraB  (15-05-2014)

  11. #537
    rainbow road's Avatar
    rainbow road is offline look at the stars, look how they shine for you
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    in a glass case of emotion
    Posts
    12,421
    Thanks
    1,191
    Thanked
    8,067
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    This whole thing terrifies me (us) so much.

    I will be at march in May on Sunday - I only wish there was more I could do.

  12. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to rainbow road For This Useful Post:

    beebs  (16-05-2014),KaraB  (15-05-2014)

  13. #538
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    8,245
    Thanks
    1,772
    Thanked
    2,017
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a weekBusiest Member of the Week - Most posts for the week ended 19/6/2014
    Quote Originally Posted by rainbow road View Post
    This whole thing terrifies me (us) so much.

    I will be at march in May on Sunday - I only wish there was more I could do.
    I'll be there too! And again for the march in August and rally in November.

    Sent from my GT-I9505 using The Bub Hub mobile app

  14. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to HarvestMoon For This Useful Post:

    KaraB  (15-05-2014),MilkingMaid  (15-05-2014)

  15. #539
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    South East QLD
    Posts
    4,034
    Thanks
    3,349
    Thanked
    1,623
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Geezus, I decided to wander over to the Liberal Facebook page. My feelings:



    :what:




    I cannot believe how horrible some people are.



    Sent from my GT-I9100T using The Bub Hub mobile app

  16. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to dancingchipmunk For This Useful Post:

    beebs  (16-05-2014),KaraB  (15-05-2014)

  17. #540
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Posts
    2,051
    Thanks
    8,078
    Thanked
    1,258
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by dancingchipmunk View Post
    Geezus, I decided to wander over to the Liberal Facebook page. My feelings:



    :what:




    I cannot believe how horrible some people are.



    Sent from my GT-I9100T using The Bub Hub mobile app
    Yep :/ one of the things I hate most about the liberal party is their flagrant encouragement of negative bias and general nastiness. All of them are smug snide asssholes and encourage the same attitude in the general public to push their unfair policies.

  18. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to KaraB For This Useful Post:

    beebs  (16-05-2014),sockstealingpoltergeist  (16-05-2014)


 

Similar Threads

  1. What does the budget mean for you
    By loislane2010 in forum General Chat
    Replies: 50
    Last Post: 24-05-2014, 14:49
  2. The Budget?
    By Ellewood in forum News & Current Affairs
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 18-05-2014, 19:44
  3. How do you budget?
    By IvyRain in forum Family Finances
    Replies: 20
    Last Post: 29-04-2014, 19:20

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
TriBalance Health + Wellness
Brisbane Pregnancy Pilates Classes TriBalance Health + Wellness
Run as part of our Clinical Pilates program by an experienced physiotherapist. Programs are individually tailored and classes are 60min, scheduled on Saturdays at 9am and 10am. $38 per class or a 5 class pass for $175. (*health fund rebates apply)
SAVE when purchasing 5 classes!
featured supporter
Einsteinz Music
Fun & interactive music classes!
Classes are taught by professional musicians! Children are taught the fundamentals of music: beat, pitch, rhythm and tempo through hands-on experience. Click for more details!!!
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!