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My message here to the people of Queensland would be we will be there with you for the many, many months it's going to take to recover from this.
Today I announce a further assistance measure. This is the Disaster Income Recovery Subsidy. This measure is to assist people who are not able to do their normal income-earning work and get their normal income because of flood and disaster circumstances.
It's a special celebration and I think every Australian would say that Mary was a great Australian and a great believer in the power of education and the power of using your life to make a difference for others.
The ministry continues a strong emphasis on economic management and the creation of jobs.
Labor is prepared to deliver stable, effective and secure government for the next three years. Ours will be a government with just one purpose, and that's to serve the Australian people.
With today's agreement with independent members of parliament, with Mr Oakeshott and Mr Windsor, and with the previous agreements reached with the Greens and of course with Mr Wilkie Labor is prepared to govern.
I and the Deputy Prime Minister will be meeting with and having negotiations and discussions with the independent members of parliament and also the Greens. I want to assure everyone that those negotiations will be conducted diligently with integrity and properly and in good faith.
This is my commitment to Australia. Under my leadership, we will move forward, we will move forward together with a sustainable Australia, a stronger economy, budgets in surplus and world class health and education services.
This will deliver better returns for the resources that Australians own and can only be dug up once. It will end uncertainty and division. It will invest a portion of the value of our resources into better superannuation for our people.
And, in the coming months, I will ask the Governor General to call a general election so that the Australian people can exercise their birthright and choose their prime minister.
Sir Edmund's name is synonymous with adventure, with achievement, with dreaming, and then making those dreams come true.