"It is the fifth rate rise since John Howard said he could be trusted to keep interest rates at record lows," he said.Downward pressure = STOP SPENDING!!!
"And what we need now is not the blame game from John Howard, we need him to roll up his sleeves and put in place some policies to curb inflation and put downward pressure on interest rates.
From Opposition treasury spokesman Wayne Swan:
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