Wayne Swan

Wayne Swan
Wayne Swan was the Deputy Prime Minister from 2010 until 2013, and Treasurer of Australia from 2007 until 2013. Wayne is the Federal Labor Member for the seat of Lilley and tweets under @SwannyDPM.

Articles by Wayne Swan

The survival of the fittest mentalist of the Abbott government: Shifting the balance from working people to vested interests

Launch of the Melbourne Chifley Ideas Circle Introduction It’s great to be here tonight to help launch the Melbourne Chifley Ideas Circle. In a world of neo-conservative idea machines, there’s no doubt the Chifley Research Centre is a beacon of … Read More

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Fair Go Under Fire

The fundamental objective of economic policy is the creation of greater prosperity to enable a better life for everyone. It is not an ideological exercise but a practical and moral one. I know the Labor Party isn’t exactly the flavour … Read More

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