The Hon. Charlie Lynn Peter Fitzsimons patronising call for Tony Abbott to ‘put a sock in it’ and shut up is the latest attempt by the left to appease those who seem to share a hatred of the values our Continue reading Abbott Should Agree with the Left – or Shut Up!
The Hon. Charlie Lynn The political assassination of Prime Minister Tony Abbott was highly damaging to our international reputation as Australia has now seen off five Prime Ministers in five years. Only one, John Howard, was seen off by voters. Continue reading Leadership: Forget Those Who Brung You at Your Peril
The Hon. Charlie Lynn Political travel rorts have dominated our headlines since Bronnie Bishop’s halo was ejected through the rotor blades of a helicopter on a bleak city visit. Revelations since then have exposed a travel rort that is unacceptable Continue reading Rorts and Politics
The Hon. Charlie Lynn If a week is a long time in politics it is almost an eternity out of it. After almost 20 years in the game I am no longer hostage to a media driven theatrical process. I Continue reading A Post Political View of the System
The Hon. Charlie Lynn ‘The Firm’ is an exclusive political body run by factional chieftains. It rivals Labor’s legendary ‘Sussex Street’ in the ruthless exercise of political power in NSW. ‘The Firm’s’ authority allows it to defy the wishes of Continue reading ‘The Firm’ – NSW Liberals Factional Underbelly
The Hon. Charlie Lynn Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s knighting of Prince Philip on Australia Day was a barbeque stopper on the day most Australians have a barbeque. And didn’t the commentariat wind them up! Most of the flame came from Continue reading Tony Abbott’s Barbeque Stopper – Horror! Horror! Horror!
The Hon. Charlie Lynn – Member of the Legislative Council The recent threat by the Shooters Party to derail Premier Mike Baird’s economic development plan has generated serious concerns about the relevance of the NSW upper house. Shooters MP, Robert Continue reading NSW Liberal Party Needs to Clean up Its Political Whorehouse
The Hon. Charlie Lynn – Member of the Legislative Council NSW is set to endure a state of political paralysis for decades as a result of the ongoing ICAC inquisitions. The public saga surrounding developer donations is a political tragedy Continue reading ICAC Victims of the Shameless
The Hon. Charlie Lynn – Member of the Legislative Council Trust in our political institutions has been shattered by the raft of Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) investigations over the past year. At the time of writing pundits have no Continue reading Political Corruption in the Premier State
The Hon. Charlie Lynn – Member of the Legislative Council There were no surprises in the recent 2014 Readers Digest ‘most trusted professions’ survey. Paramedics topped the list while politicians and door-to-door salesmen continue to languish below the bottom rung Continue reading NSW Politics: Factional Warlords, White Bread Hacks and Misogynists