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Jun 4, 2014

iSentia index: the Clive, Malcolm and Andrew show

A busy week in state and federal politics, with rogue MPs sparking headlines and speculation.

Patrick Baume

iSentia Group Communications Manager

Quite a week for PUP Leader Clive Palmer — kicking off Liberal leadership speculation after a spicy curry with Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Treasury Secretary Martin Parkinson and then copping universal criticism for bringing up the PM’s Chief of Staff Peta Credlin as part of his criticism of the government’s Paid Parental Leave scheme. The gadfly may have finally come too close to the flame, or perhaps he will shrug it off as easily as so many other seemingly low points in his career, such as his treatment of Gold Coast United fans during his brief foray into the A-League.

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  1. Jaybuoy

    Credlin didn’t mind using her IVF to try to buttress Abbotts standing with women with the use of the beer fridge anecdote..

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