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Education And Debate

Healthcare lessons from Australia: what can Michael Howard learn from John Howard?

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 10 February 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:357

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Re: Pulseless opposition

After an extended defibrillaiton lasting several years, the Australian Labout Party has regained it pulse, has a new leader, and last night[24 nov 2007], won the majority in the lower house needed to govern. The new prime minister, Kevin Rudd has said he will federalize health if necessary.

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25 November 2007
Phillip J. Colquitt
Independent Comment