It’s official: there are more “hardworking Australian families” than ever before (at least in MP speeches)

We are at peak “hardworking families”. Pollies have uttered the vacuous phrase in Parliament more times in the first five months of 2017 than in any full year since Parliament began in 1901, according to my analysis of parliamentary records. The number of speeches mentioning “hardworking families” or “hardworking Australian families” has hit a record… Read More It’s official: there are more “hardworking Australian families” than ever before (at least in MP speeches)