RATE PRIME MINISTER JULIA GILLARD'S ANSWER TO POLITICAL QUESTION #3
HERE IS THE QUESTION FROM THE PUBLIC:
"why are you implementing a tax designed to make us all poorer? Just how many comparative advantages do you think Australia has? Why do you want to destroy our natural advantage of plentiful resources? We don't pay workers $2 an hour to work in sweat shops like other countries."
HERE IS PM GILLARD'S ANSWER:
Julia Gillard: "pricing carbon will cut our nation's carbon pollution - we have to do that. Our economy will continue to grow, jobs will grow and 6 million households will come out square or better off. We do have an advantage in renewable energy. Using renewable energy like solar doesn't destroy our natural advantages or plentiful resources. It harnesses them. "
PLEASE INDICATE IN THE POLL TO THE RIGHT HOW YOU RATE THE ABOVE ANSWER BY PM GILLARD.