“I was very proud of the Greens’ supporters who invaded the House of Representatives, glued themselves to the fixtures, made a total pain-in-the-arse of themselves and disrupted parliamentary business. This is just the sort of initiative desperately needed to strengthen parliamentary democracy in this country. It provided exciting new directions for myself and my colleagues on how to conduct ourselves in the Senate although the normal standard of debate in there isn’t likely to glue us to our seats”
The failures of Operation Sovereign Blockers
This week’s article in the controversial series reports on the Blockers’ meeting where they discussed their failure to block the backpacker tax, the ABCC and changes to super in the Senate and whether this indicated that some of them had been secretly subverted by Malcolm.