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Abbott confirms Parental Leave scheme will be abandoned

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HC Online | 02 Feb 2015, 02:37 PM Agree 0
Tony Abbott has said in a statement that his signature Paid Parental Leave scheme is to be shelved in favour of childcare programs.
  • Jimboaus | 02 Feb 2015, 03:56 PM Agree 0
    Dropping the PPL is good, as it was not affordable and did not encourage productivity. However, dropping PPL as a knee-jerk reaction because so many people consider it stupid, which it was, indicates that TA is not a good leader or thinker. Before being PM he was called a 'head-kicker' in Parliament. I think that was the limit of his usefulness.
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