"I mean he has resigned. What more can he do?" Mr Downer told ABC Radio.When he commits suicide, that's sure going to spoil Rudd's image, isn't it?
"Does the Labor Party want him to go out and do something even worse. Leave him alone now. He has resigned. Think about him as a human being.
"I think it is about time there is a bit more of that from the Labor Party. Santo Santoro is a human being. Does he have to be whipped and chastised more and more and more. He has resigned and I think the Labor Party should now start talking about something of substance."
20 Mar. 2007
Downer pleads for compassion:
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