The Choice For Australia (20/08/2010)

Julia Gillard addresses the National Press Club, Canberra. -- THANK YOU ALL very much. I’m delighted to be here to explain my positive economic plan and my vision for Australia. Continue reading

Only Labor Has Delivered For Seniors (05/08/2010)

Older Australians have made our nation strong and prosperous, and deserve to be supported in their retirement, writes Jenny Macklin.  -- A GILLARD LABOR GOVERNMENT is committed to a strong and secure economy so we can provide services to the community such as world-class hospitals and aged care facilities. Continue reading

Creating Opportunities For Our Future Tradies (31/07/2010)

Prime Minister Julia Gillard on the importance of skills training for our future apprentices. -- AS I SPEAK to parents, from all around the country, from all walks of life, one thing they all have in common is the desire to see their kids get a good education. Continue reading

Moving Forward Together On Climate Change (23/07/2010)

Speech from the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, on "Moving forward together on Climate Change". - THANK YOU for coming to this event and thanks for that welcome. Climate change is a pivotal issue for Australia. It is fundamental to the question I have put to our people. The question about whether our country moves forward or back. A lot of people have been anticipating this day. I thank them for their patience. Continue reading

Change For The Good (16/07/2010)

Finance Minister Lindsay Tanner argues the case for Federal Labor's reform credentials. - REFORM is a strange word. Everyone's in favour of it, except when it's being done to them. Ever since the Great Reform Act, which extended voting rights beyond a small elite, passed in Britain in 1832, reform has been associated with progress. Anything that can be labelled reform is by definition portrayed as a good thing. Continue reading