Christopher Pyne and the dangerous fantasy of surplus

Even without a skerrick of stimulus spending, the Coalition would have had to find $25.7 billion extra revenue to balance all budgets from 2008 to 2012.

Crikey

Christopher Pyne, yesterday: "Well if there had been a Coalition government for the last five years, Kieran, I think most people accept that we would have had continuing surpluses."

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