Wayne's budget blues and beyond

As the mining boom winds down and high nominal GDP growth falls behind us, Wayne Swan's sixth budget may well be a bloodbath. But the Labor Party's future rests on his efforts.

In four weeks time exactly, journalists from around the country will flock to the nation’s capital to willingly submit themselves to “budget lock-up” in a vast suite of committee hearing rooms deep inside Parliament House.

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