Electricity payment for pensioners!

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Electricity payment for pensioners!

Post by Biggdad » 31 Mar 2019, 22:51

what good is a one off payment to the pensioners for your power bills! what do we do for the rest of the power bills we get? :flaming_mad :hitting_wall :character-oldtimer:

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-03-31/ ... s/10956786

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Re: Electricity payment for pensioners!

Post by godfather » 02 Apr 2019, 15:24

BD, its a carrot and nothing else.
Howard tried it in the early 2000's and gained a lot of voters.
Desperate Age Pensioners will appreciate the gift but hopefully they won't fall to the government when it comes to voting!

Beware of Greeks bringing gifts!

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Re: Electricity payment for pensioners!

Post by Dreamweaver » 02 Apr 2019, 18:43

it's too small to have meaning for most people anyway.
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