Craig Emerson joins Jay Weatherill for Labor’s poll post mortem
Former Gillard government cabinet minister Craig Emerson will join former South Australian premier Jay Weatherill in leading an internal inquiry into Labor’s disastrous loss in the May 18 federal election.
Source: The Australian
Emerson defends Whyalla wipeout stunt
His former rock star colleague, Peter Garrett, yesterday took to Twitter to politely suggest that Dr Emerson’s future career lay in politics, not singing.
‘I think Craig Emerson does a terrific job … as a Trade Minister’, Mr Garrett said.
Comment: He wasn’t much good at trade either. He didn’t do much for the steel trade, or agriculture, when the Italians dumped tomatoes in our market.