Budget 2014: bold blueprint or bad overreach?

The Coalition's budget rhetoric rails against the 'age of entitlement' even as its ministers feel entitled to twist history to justify broken election promises. But its approach could backfire.

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Now we learn that Tony Abbott’s pledge not to raise taxes will be broken on a second front: Tuesday’s budget will bring back the indexation of petrol excise.

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