NO LAST MINUTE FORGIVENESS
Our erstwhile MP Billy Gordon pops up more the closer we get to the next election.
Someone in his office should tell him it doesn’t work like it does in school.
You might get a passing grade in an exam if you cram your studies with a few days left after skipping most classes, but you don’t get to do that in politics.
Radio silence and absenteeism won’t get washed away by more activity in the months leading up to a ballot.
His constituents are likely to recall his negligence if he chooses to run again.
Cook won’t back you this time Billy, you’ve proven your worth.
Luke Theobald, Port Douglas