Here’s one for the books. Matthew Hooten on 9 to Noon this morning:
PRESENTER: Ah, right, we better start with climate change policy announcement… How do you think it went, Matthew.
HOOTON: Well, I have to say it was probably the most successful policy announcement by a government in a democracy that I’ve ever heard of.
And later on, commenting from his background of involvement as a lobbyist for the forestry sector:
So what the Government has able to demonstrate here is it did take into account what it heard and that gives people confidence, I think, not just in climate change, ah, but across the board that the Government will listen…”