It was Peter Costello who claimed that you didn’t want an “L plate driver” behind the wheel of the economy, though that was before it started racing into a tsunami. Very difficult to keep up with all the metaphors… Anyway, round at the Centre for Policy Development, we’ve been roadtesting the major parties’ policy vehicles. (Come on, you have to admit it’s more original than putting out “score cards”…). Read them all here. Mine is on Work and family balance, which I think will continue to be a barbeque stopper no matter who wins (I’m assuming the chances of getting people together for a bbq might improve if WorkChoices is binned).
Cross-posted at PollieGraph.