Neil O'Keefe is the former MHR for Burke (1984 -2001). Factionally, a Victorian independent mentored by John Button and Michael Duffy, he admired Barry Jones and backed his economic model to the hilt. In 1986 Neil created and drove the "Australian Made" campaign, later becoming a forceful public advocate of compulsory superannuation which he believes was the great "game changer" after the devaluation in 1983.
The situation is so bad that even Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp empire has read the commercial tea leaves on climate change and rolled over. Not surprisingly Scott Morrison now also shows signs of a belated change of heart. Continue reading »