Whose side is Mar'n on?

James Burke writes: Re. "Martin Ferguson's revolving door puts energy industry in a spin" (yesterday). While he was a minister in the Labor government(s), Martin Ferguson was routinely described in the media, including Crikey, as being highly regarded among the business community. He was often spoken of by the boardroom crowd as one of the few sensible figures capable of keeping his rampaging comrades in check; if he’d been in charge, that terrible commie mining tax would never have been approved.