Saturday April 4, 2020

A very poor start for the new Senate

A senate?

28th May, 2011

Maybe. But not this one.

The quite remarkable self-regard shown by the new Senate during its first meeting on Wednesday would have added to the case for its abolition had anyone been watching.

However, so irrelevant has the Upper House become that, as usual, few apart from the senators themselves were paying any attention.

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