Democracy - 'Tasmanian style'

Paul Lennon’s pulp mill promises in 2004 and reality in 2007 Here is what he said in 2004, with apologies to planning Minister Kons and MLC Ivan Dean for "providing misleading information":


Here is reality in 2007: 1) no conscience vote allowed for Labor Parliamentarians; 2) no amendments by Parliament to permit conditions (Gunns excepted); 3) no time for adequate view of the permits by Legislative Councillors or the general public. Is this why his approval rating is only 24%? (EMRS poll, August 2007)