Gillard's new Promise: Carbon (dioxide)Tax will not be permanent! Posted by Geoff Brown on July 03, 2011 Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Email You heard it here first! Well, actually you heard it on ABC's Insiders first. Julie Gillard today said that Tony Abbott "has been saying a carbon (dioxide) tax will be permanent. That is not true."Will this be her next pronouncement that will come back to bite her? carbon pollution Carbon Tax Climate Change Julie Gillard Tony Abbott Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Email Comments Luboš Motl3 July 2011 at 14:40Well, it will only last while there is some economic activity - or until the people find out that it's unacceptable and abolish it again - whichever comes first. So in a strict sense, what she says is right.ReplyDeleteAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment All serious comments published after moderation.Comments should be polite, and respect all views.No bad language. Spam never makes it!