Jan 24, 2013

Media briefs: Gallup polled … AFR at ICAC … bugger the bankers …

Gallup polled ... AFR in ICAC ... bugger the bankers

AFR from ICAC on involvement of AFR. Buried in Neil Chenoweth’s nice summation Wednesday morning in The Australian Financial Review of Tuesday’s events at the ICAC hearings in Sydney involving the Obeid family, NSW coal deposits and various members of the former NSW government and assorted others, were these paragraphs that raise some tantalising questions:

“‘I was approached by Angus Grigg of The Australian Financial Review,’ Hagan (a lawyer with NSW coal company, Coalworks) told ICAC. ‘He never mentioned the Obeids to me … I remember him saying, ‘Didn’t you know who was behind Voope?’ (A company which had picked up three of the 11 exploration licences authorised by the then NSW mines minister, Ian Macdonald.)

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One thought on “Media briefs: Gallup polled … AFR at ICAC … bugger the bankers …

  1. klewso

    “Dumping Gallup” – imagine if these “economists” were dumped by the various institutions carrying them, for being wrong as often as some of those “experts” are?

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